Community based nursing involves the small term and long term care of individuals and families to give strength to their capacity for selfcare. Care takes place in community locations such as home and clinic. The main focus is nursing care on individual or family. Community practice proficiency is based on precarious thinking and decision making at the level of the individual patient such as assessing health status and selecting nursing interventions and care evaluation outcomes. The philosophical groundwork for community based nursing is a model that sights human system as open and interactive with the environment. In this the patient survives with in family, community, culture and society. A nurse in community based nursing needs to understand the interaction of all while caring for patient and family. This information helps to significant other with patients and families to assume concern for their healthcare decisions.
Related journals of Community Based Nursing
Forensic Nursing: Open Access, Forensic Pathology, Journal of Forensic Anthropology, Journal of Forensic Biomechanics, Journal of Forensic Psychology, Journal of Forensic Research, Journal of Palliative Care, Journal of Pain and Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy, BMC Palliative Care, Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life and Palliative Care, Indian Journal of Palliative Care, Progress in Palliative Care, European Journal of Palliative Care, Internet Journal of Pain, Symptom Control and Palliative Care.