Potential roles for practice nurses in preventive care for young people: A qualitative study

Caroline Hart, Rhian PARKER, Elizabeth Patterson, Kelsey Hegarty, Lena Sanci

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Abstract

Background Increasing numbers of practice nurses and their expanding roles in Australian general practice suggest they can contribute to quality primary healthcare for young people. Methods Seventeen health and community professionals and a purposefully selected group of 12 practice nurses were interviewed about the role of the practice nurse in young people's healthcare. A directed content approach to analysis was applied
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)618-621
Number of pages4
JournalAustralian Family Physician
Volume41
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes

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Hart, C., PARKER, R., Patterson, E., Hegarty, K., & Sanci, L. (2012). Potential roles for practice nurses in preventive care for young people: A qualitative study. Australian Family Physician, 41, 618-621.