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plan

noun agenda, alternative, ambition, cabal, campaign, complot, conspiracy, course of accion, curriculum, design, draft, expedient, forethought, hope, intendment, intent, intention, itinerary, plot, preparation, program, projection, proposal, prooosed action, proposition, prospectus, readiness, resolve, schedule, scheme, strategy, suggestion, syllabus, tactic, undertaking
Associated concepts: ecological plan, feasibility plan, plan for reorganization, planning board

plan

verb aim, arrange, block out, cabal, calculate, collude, complot, concoct, connive, conspire, contrive, design, determine upon, devise, engineer, establish guidelines for, expect, figure, frame, harbor a design, have a policy, intend, intrigue, lay out, lay the foundation, look ahead, machinate, make arrangements, make preparations, make ready, map out, mark out a course, organize, outline, plot, prearrange, preconcert, precontrive, predesign, premeditate, prepare, project, propose, prooide for, purpose, resolve, schedule, scheme, set up, shape a course, take measures, think ahead, work out
See also: agenda, arrangement, attempt, blueprint, building, calculate, campaign, channel, composition, conceive, conspiracy, conspire, contemplation, content, contour, contrivance, contrive, course, decide, delineation, design, device, devise, direction, enterprise, expedient, forethought, form, formulate, frame, goal, idea, intend, intent, intention, invent, maneuver, method, model, motif, motive, order, organization, originate, outline, outlook, pattern, platform, ploy, policy, prearrange, predetermine, preparation, procedure, process, program, project, proposal, propose, proposition, prospect, prospectus, provide, purpose, purview, report, resolution, resolve, schedule, scheme, set down, stratagem, strategy, structure, subterfuge, suggestion, system, target, undertaking, way

PLAN. The delineation or design of a city, a house or houses, a garden, a vessel, &c. traced on paper or other substance, representing the position, and the relative proportions of the different parts.
     2. When houses are built by one person agreeably to a plan, and one of them is Sold to a person, with windows and doors in it, the owner of the others cannot shut up those windows, nor has his grantee any greater right. 1 Price, R. 27; 2 Ry. & Mo. 24; 1 Lev. 122; 2 Saund. 114, n. 4 1 M. & M. 396; 9 Bing 305; 1 Leigh's N. P. 559. See 12 Mass: 159; Hamm. N. P. 202; 2 Hill. Ab. c. 12, n. 6 to 12; Com. Dig. Action on the case for a nuisance, A. See Ancients Lights; Windows.

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Participants described the laminated bedside flow chart (with Abbreviated Mental Test, nursing care plan and prevention strategies), education sessions, and orange box (information and guideline) resources as very effective.
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Changes to the nursing care plans addressed such things as dally routines, medication taking, mobilising, rest, hygiene, food preferences, religious practices, entertainment, and socialising with friends and family, as welt as visits home for family gatherings.
Demonstrate understanding of pathophysiology by relating it to the problems, laboratory data, and treatments identified in the nursing care plan.
They have learned how to thoroughly assess the consumer as well as the chief complaint, formulate a holistic nursing care plan, implement nursing care (including identifying/contacting appropriate health care resources in the community), and evaluate care.
Models are needed that prepare students with skills and knowledge that are reinforced in clinical nursing today--not just caring for one patient using the nursing process to develop a nursing care plan that will never be used
Clinical journaling is broader than a nursing care plan.
Students must develop a nursing care plan around a client with individual needs physical, emotional, and spiritual.
Students learn the nursing process, focusing on physical assessment as a data source and the development, implementation, and evaluation of a nursing care plan designed to meet the individual's needs for health maintenance, health promotion, and disease prevention.
Nursing care plans diagnoses, interventions, & outcomes (9th ed.