The research was partially supported by grants from the Florida Nurses' Foundation and the lota Xi chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International.
Nurses' Conflicting Values in Competitively Managed Health Care
Article first published online: 14 JUN 2007
Image: the Journal of Nursing Scholarship
Volume 31, Issue 2, page 188, June 1999
How to Cite
David, B. A. (1999), Nurses' Conflicting Values in Competitively Managed Health Care. Image: the Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 31: 188. doi: 10.1111/j.1547-5069.1999.tb00466.x
- Issue published online: 14 JUN 2007
- Article first published online: 14 JUN 2007
- Accepted for publication April 21, 1998.
- nursing values;
- ethical conflicts;
The combined effect of the medical model of care and a philosophy of health care as a business is threatening the complex human interactions that are essential to nursing. In the United States, nursing in 1999 is practiced in an environment that restricts understanding of its value and purpose.