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Study of the Implementation of a New Community Health Nurse Role in Scotland

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ISBN9781780457260
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateMarch 20, 2012

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Lawrie Elliott1, Catriona Kennedy1, Andrew Rome2, Shona Cameron3, Margaret Currie4,
Janette Pow1, Maheshika Mackenzie-Baker2 

1Edinburgh Napier University, 2Figure 8 Consultancy, 3Queen Margaret University,
4UNI Millennium Institute
 

ISBN 978 1 78045 726 0 (Web only publication)
DPPAS 12757

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This report is accompanied by a Research Findings
 

Contents

LIST OF FIGURES AND TABLES

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

ABBREVIATIONS

1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

2 INTRODUCTION
Background
This report

3 AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
Original aims
Revised Aims

4 DESIGN AND METHODS
Research Phases
Methods
Fieldwork
Recruitment
Data Collection and Analysis

5 FINDINGS
Strategic Vision
Changing Professional Boundaries
Structure and Organisation
Staff Nurses Working as Generalists
Impact on Knowledge, Awareness and Working Practice
The Future

6 CONCLUSIONS
Summary of findings
Making Sense of the Findings
Recommendations

REFERENCES

ANNEX A: NUMBER OF NURSES TRANSITIONING AND THOSE INVOLVED IN THE EVALUATION

ANNEX B: GLOSSARY OF TERMS

ANNEX C: LITERATURE REVIEW

ANNEX D: INDICATIVE TOPIC GUIDE FOR FOCUS GROUPS AND INDIVIDUAL INTERVIEWS