Nursing Care Plans

Welcome! Here at Nurseslabs, we have the ultimate database and list of different nursing care plans (NCP) and nursing diagnoses examples for our student nurses and professional nurses to use! Learn how to write nursing care plans and know more about each disease condition and the nursing management and intervention.

WHAT IS A NURSING CARE PLAN?

A nursing care plan is a process that includes correctly identifying existing needs, as well as recognizing potential needs or risks. Care plans also provide a means of communication among nurses, their patients, and other healthcare providers to achieve health care outcomes.

How to write a nursing care plan?
Writing a nursing care plan may be a daunting task but it's pretty easy once you've mastered the steps. The following are the steps in developing a care plan for your client.

  • Step 1: Data Collection or Assessment
  • Step 2: Data Analysis and Organization
  • Step 3: Formulating Your Nursing Diagnoses
  • Step 4: Setting Priorities
  • Step 5: Establishing Client Goals and Desired Outcomes
  • Step 6: Selecting Nursing Interventions
  • Step 7: Providing Rationale
  • Step 8: Evaluation
  • Step 9: Putting it on Paper
Learn the steps on how to create and write a nursing care plan.

LOOKING FOR OUR NURSING DIAGNOSIS LIST?

A nursing diagnosis  may be part of the nursing process and is a clinical judgment about individual, family, or community experiences/responses to actual or potential health problems/life processes. Nursing diagnoses are developed based on data obtained during the nursing assessment.

Our list of nursing diagnoses now have their own page! For the complete list, click on the button below.

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