Global Health Care: Implications for Nursing

  • Joyce A. Hahn

Abstract

Nurses are responding to global health care crisis needs by providing care to diverse populations while expanding their understanding of cultural, economic, political, social, and environmental factors impacting healthcare. Educational institutions are placing emphasis on global health learning and providing international experiences for nursing students to view population health beyond borders increasing knowledge of health determinants alongside their global nursing counterparts.


Keywords- global health, health diplomacy, nursing education

Abstract

Nurses are responding to global health care crisis needs by providing care to diverse populations while expanding their understanding of cultural, economic, political, social, and environmental factors impacting healthcare. Educational institutions are placing emphasis on global health learning and providing international experiences for nursing students to view population health beyond borders increasing knowledge of health determinants alongside their global nursing counterparts.


Keywords- global health, health diplomacy, nursing education

Published
2017-11-23
How to Cite
HAHN, Joyce A.. Global Health Care: Implications for Nursing. GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC), [S.l.], v. 3, n. 1, nov. 2017. ISSN 2345-7198. Available at: <http://dl6.globalstf.org/index.php/jnhc/article/view/426>. Date accessed: 21 apr. 2019.