Nurses Perception of the Characteristics of an Age-Friendly Primary Health Care Centres

Authors

  • Idalina Gomes Coordenadora da Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Lisboa, Portugal
  • Daniela Cruz Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Lisboa - CHLN, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Isabel Almeida USF das Conchas, Portugal

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.36367/ntqr.8.2021.694-700

Keywords:

Nursing, Elderly, Age-Friendly Primary Health Care

Abstract

The objective of this study is to know the nurses' perception of the characteristics of elderly-friendly primary health care. Method: Descriptive study of qualitative character. Participants five nurses. Data collection instrument: semi-structured interviews. Results: Nurses will emphasize information, training, health education, communication; care management system; physical environment and intervention in the main geriatric syndromes, intervening in partnership, supported by a model that promotes the autonomy of the elderly and family caregivers. Conclusion: Health Centers have to be concerned with promoting safety care systems and environments that optimize the participation of elderly people and families in their health care.

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Published

2021-07-08

How to Cite

Idalina Gomes, Daniela Cruz, & Isabel Almeida. (2021). Nurses Perception of the Characteristics of an Age-Friendly Primary Health Care Centres. New Trends in Qualitative Research, 8, 694–700. https://doi.org/10.36367/ntqr.8.2021.694-700

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