This learning module focuses on integration of nursing theories for guiding clinical practice and intends to enable learners to perform nursing theory based assessment of patients. The learning module will present an exemplar of nursing assessment form developed based on the theoretical concepts of Dorothea Orem’s self-care theory.
The students should have a comprehensive understanding of Dorothea Orem’s Self-Care theory and its interconnected theories.
Upon completion of this self-learning module, the learners will be able to do the following:
Hartweg, D.L., & Fleck, M.N. (2013). Dorothea Orem self-care deficit nursing theory. In M.C. Smith & M.E. Parker (Eds.). Nursing theories and nursing practice. (pp.121-145). Philadelphia, PA: FA Davis.
Link to course evaluation survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KLDXD6Y