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Nursing administration model for administrative practice
The Journal of nursing administration
  • Diane L. Gardner, University of Iowa
  • K. Kelly
  • M. Johnson
  • J. C. McCloskey
  • Meridean Maas, University of Iowa
Document Type
Peer Reviewed
Publication Date
NLM Title Abbreviation
J Nurs Adm
PubMed ID
The winds of change have swept in a new era for nursing. Complex decisions can be aided by a conceptual model for nursing administration practice. The authors discuss how the Iowa Model of Nursing Administration can be used by nurse administrators to solve administrative problems. Two practical examples are described.
  • Decision Making,
  • Organizational,
  • Humans,
  • Models,
  • Nursing,
  • Nurse Administrators/methods,
  • Nurses' Aides/utilization,
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care),
  • Patient Discharge,
  • Problem Solving,
  • Professional Practice/standards,
  • Systems Analysis
Published Article/Book Citation
The Journal of nursing administration, 21:3 (1991) pp.37-41.
Citation Information
Diane L. Gardner, K. Kelly, M. Johnson, J. C. McCloskey, et al.. "Nursing administration model for administrative practice" The Journal of nursing administration Vol. 21 Iss. 3 (1991) p. 37 - 41 ISSN: 0002-0443
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