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What does NCP stand for?

NCP stands for Nursing Care Plan

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With these additions, Lippincott's Nursing Advisor now includes over 500 individual disease entries and a total of more than 3,000 collective entries of critical, evidence-based information spanning diseases, treatments, diagnostic tests, drugs, signs & symptoms, nursing care plans and patient education.
Examples included creating entries in the wound chart, creating an annual residents' health care review, creating an observation chart based on records in the progress notes, rewriting an activities plan, adding entries to the nursing care plan and additional information to progress notes.
My nursing care plan has included communication of the specific needs of a student with a life-threatening health condition to school personnel, as well as teaching others in the setting how to provide emergency care and when to contact emergency responders.
Failure to formulate a nursing care plan for new problems (pain and nutrition) with defined interventions and goals.
The study found that the use of standardized nursing terminology incorporated into the electronic nursing care plan supplies the necessary tools to effectively disseminate evidence-based protocols, to list pertinent nursing interventions and to provide consistent methods to track patient outcomes.