Family values and Nursung

Write a 1,000-word paper that describes the importance of family in the health of our society using an acute physical rehabilitation hospital setting as a base and one or more of the theories presented such as Orem’s self-care theory, Structural-Functional Theory or Systems theory to address the following questions in your paper: 


  • How does a family work as a system in promoting the health of its members?
  • What is the concept of family most used in your area of nursing practice? Is it the most helpful concept for considering family in nursing practice? Why?
  • Which of the theories presented in your readings this week is conducive to your area of practice and why?

Include a 1 paragraph conclusion that summarizes the main points of the paper.


Use a minimum of three peer reviewed references.


Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Submit the assignment to your faculty.

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