A successful partnership: Creating meaningful community health nursing experiences
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related education
Public health or related nursing
Describe the process for a successful partnership between a baccalaureate nursing program and a home health agency. Discuss the benefits to the college, the home health agency, the students and the residents receiving care. Explore future partnership opportunities.
Keyword(s): Partnerships, Nursing Education
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been the course coordinator and educator for the community health nursing program and the principle contact for the academic-agency partnership. It has long been my goal for student nurses to gain more experience and exposure to home care nursing and care of the frail elders in their communities.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.