Patient-Nurse Partnerships

Patient-Nurse Partnerships

Identification: nnj_ma11A1
Issue: March-April 2011
Volume: Vol. 38, No. 2
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Goal: To provide an overview of the importance of a patient-centered model of care and the role of the nephrology nurse in this model.


  1. Explain the benefits of involving patients in their own healthcare decisions.
  2. Discuss how nurses can help empower patients into becoming involved in their own self-care.
  3. Describe how successful nurse-patient partnerships can be formed.
  4. Identify barriers that may prevent the establishment of a successful nurse-patient partnership.

Statement of Disclosure: The authors reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this continuing nursing education activity.


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