Effective approaches to health promotion in nursing practice

Phillips, Adele ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8982-5986 (2019) Effective approaches to health promotion in nursing practice. Nursing Standard, 34 (4) . pp. 43-50. ISSN 0029-6570 [Article] (doi:10.7748/ns.2019.e11312)


This article defines the concept of health promotion and explains why it is essential for nurses to embed health promotion aims and values in their practice. It discusses how health promotion contributes to the improvement and maintenance of population health and contemporary public health agendas in the UK and worldwide. Using several practical activities, this article aims to encourage nurses to identify their own approach to promoting health in their professional role, consider how they can implement ‘Making Every Contact Count’ with the patients they care for, and enhance the overall effectiveness
of their practice

Item Type: Article
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Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology
Item ID: 35425
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Depositing User: Adele Phillips
Date Deposited: 19 Jul 2022 14:56
Last Modified: 27 Jul 2022 10:38
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/35425

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