Chapter 29: Barrett’s Theory of Power as Knowing Participation in Change
Chapter 30: Marlaine Smith’s Theory of Unitary Caring
Chapter 31: Kristen Swanson’s Theory of Caring
Textbook: Smith, M. & Parker, M. (2014). Nursing Theories and Nursing Practice. (4th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company. ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-3312-4
After reviewing our three nursing theorists presented this week in chapters 29, 30, and 31. Let’s reflect upon the events that are taking place in healthcare today (Covid-19 Pandemic). Which theorist would you select to construct a framework for care of your staff and patients? Please explain why with examples.
***Think about some of the concepts involved. Examples include fear, isolation, family separation, being pregnant and exposed to the virus, psychological issues, guilt, impacted care standards.
I’m asking for 250 words. APA 7th ed. required. Plagiarism free. Scholarly references can be used in addition to the textbook. due date: Tuesday @10am