看護管理・政策論(選択科目)

Numbering Code G-MED22 5M039 LJ94 Year/Term 2021 ・ First semester
Number of Credits 2 Course Type Lecture
Target Year 1st year master's students Target Student
Language Japanese Day/Period Tue.3・4
Instructor name NIN KAZUKO (Graduate School of Medicine Professor)
FURUTA MARIE (Graduate School of Medicine Professor)
Outline and Purpose of the Course Students will understand the mechanisms and policies relating to health and medical welfare in Japan and other countries and the functions and role of advanced nurse practitioners in improving the quality of nursing. Students will acquire the knowledge necessary to perform the duties of an advanced nurse practitioner by bringing together the relevant people so that high quality medical care can be given to those who need it.
Course Goals Acquire skills to: 1. Offer an overview of issues in nursing in the current Japanese context with respect to health and medical care policies.
2. Understand health, welfare, and labor administration, and examine its relationship with practical work.
3. Understand the healthcare decision-making process in Japan.
4. Understand the fundamental concepts relating to nursing management.
5. Understand the trends and issues of treatment safety management in Japan.
6. Understand nursing quality assessment and quality indicators.
7. Analyze and plan for quality improvements.
8. Trends and roles expected of an advanced nurse practitioner within an organization, and acquire the foundation necessary to play the role of a change agent.
Schedule and Contents Session 1. Nursing management 1: Outline of nursing management [Nin]
Session 2. Nursing management 2: Human resource management [Nin]
Session 3. Nursing management 3: Leadership concepts and theory [Nin]
Session 4. Nursing management 4: Trends and issues in treatment safety management: Age of patient safety science [Matsumura]
Session 5. Nursing management 5: Trends and issues in treatment safety management: Legal liabilities arising from medical accidents and malpractice [Matsumura]
Session 6. Nursing management 6: Nursing quality evaluation and advanced nursing practice [Katayama]
Session 7. Nursing management 7: Analysis and planning for improving the quality of nursing [Nin]
Session 8. Nursing management 8: The role of change agents in advanced nursing practice [Nin]
Session 9. Nursing policy 1: The significance of studying medical and nursing policy as an advanced nurse practitioner [Nin]
Session 10. Nursing policy 2: Trends and issues in Japanese health and welfare policy [Miyata]
Session 11. Nursing policy 3: The healthcare policy decision-making process in Japan [Nin]
Session 12. Nursing policy 4: The health and labor administration system and nursing policy [Ikawa]
Session 13. Nursing policy 5: Improvements to the working environment and conditions for medical staff including nurses [Ikawa]
Session 14. Nursing policy 6: The medical evaluation / payment system in Japan: The payment system for medical services [Kato]
Session 15. Nursing policy 7: The significance of the payment system for healthcare to nursing and current and future issues [Nin]
Session 16. Nursing policy 8: Contributing to society through medical and nursing policies as an advanced nurse practitioner [Nin]
Evaluation Methods and Policy Comprehensive assessment based on lecture attendance (40%), presentation skills (30%), and content of the report (30%).
Course Requirements None
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) Discussions will be based on pre- and post-assignments. Presentations form the core of this course, so make sure you have enough time to prepare.
Textbooks Textbooks/References Additional materials and literature will be specified by individual lecturers.
References, etc. Toshiko Ibe and Mutsuko Nakanishi sups. (2017) "看護管理学習テキスト1から8、別冊" (Japanese Nursing Association Publishing Company), National Academy of Medicine "医療の質―谷間を越えて21世紀システムへ", James L., PhD et al. (2016), "Initiating and Sustaining the Clinical Nurse Leader Role: A Practical Guide", Toshiko Fukui et al. eds. (2018), "診療報酬・介護報酬のしくみと考え方 第4版―改定の意図を知り看護管理に活かす", (Japanese Nursing Association Publishing Company), Kazuko Nin (2013) "みんなの看護管理" (Nankodo Co.), Makoto Kubo et al. "よくわかる看護組織論" (Minerva Shobo), Mihoko Miyawaki et al., "看護倫理(シリーズ生命倫理学〈14〉" (Maruzen Co.), Shinji Fushiki et al., "生命倫理と医療倫理 改訂3版" (Kinpodo)
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