A middle-range nursing theory developed by imogene king that helps to identify the nature of nurse-client interactions leading to goal attainment this theory concentrates on working with clients to attain, maintain, and restore health through communication, goal setting, and goal achievement. (goal attainment, 2011) kings theory of goal attainment’s main focus is for the nurse and patient to have effective communication, set acceptable goals and work toward those goals together. This paper “imogene king theory of goal attainment” critically analyses the theory, providing in-depth information about its concepts, paradigms, systems, and processes the paper has also provided an application of the theory for nurse administrators. Situation in which perceiver & thing perceived are encountered and in which person enters the situation as an active participant and each is changed in the process of these experiences” kings theory of goal attainment theory of goal attainment was first introduced by imogene king in the early 1960’s.
Imogene king’s system interaction model theory of goal attainment introduction imogene king is a nationally recognized theorist, leader and educator. King’s conceptual system and theory of goal attainment in nursing practice imogene king wrote of the need for focus, organization, king’s conceptual system and theory of goal attainment represent significant theoretical structures for theory development and theory-based practice for nursing. King’s conceptual system and theory of goal attainment and transactional process dynamic interacting systems king has interrelated the concepts of interaction, perception, communication, transaction, self, role, stress, growth and development, time, and space into a theory of goal attainment. Imogene king’s system interaction model theory of goal attainment introduction imogene king is a nationally recognized theorist, leader and educator she developed the theory of goal attainment while trying to outline content for a new graduate program (leddy & pepper, 2006.
King’s theory of goal attainment (1981) focuses on interpersonal system and the interactions that take place between individuals, specifically in the nurse-patient relationship in the nursing process, each member of the dyad perceives other, makes judgments, and takes actions. The nursing field, in general, should recognize imogene m king’s goal attainment theory as competent and valuable in the professional practice of nursing, specifically in the communication process. Abstract imogene king is a nursing theorist who has made significant contributions to the development of nursing knowledge this paper gives an overview of king’s conceptual framework and theory of goal attainment and applies the theory to emergency and rural nursing.
Kings statement of the main premise of her theory: “theory of goal attainment is a theory of nursing [that] deals with phenomena called process and outcomes the process that is critical, independent variable is mutual goal setting. Imogene king: goal attainment theory 1 goal attainment theory 2 “a professional nurse, withspecial knowledge and skills, anda client in need of nursing, withknowledge of self and perceptionof personal problems, meet asstrangers in naturalenvironment. Imogene king’s theory of goal attainment, first published in 1971, was derived from conceptual framework of three dynamic interacting systems (a) personal systems (individuals), (b) interpersonal systems (groups), and social systems (society. This article presents an overview of the meaning of the terms concept, theory, and conceptual system it gives a detailed description of king's conceptual system including personal systems, interpersonal systems, and social systems, and a description of the theory of goal attainment. King’s theory of goal attainment does describe a logical sequence of events for the most part, concepts are clearly defined although the presentation appears to be complex, king’s theory of goal attainment is relatively simple.
Improving nursing practice through imogene king’s theory of goal attainment explain 1 specific create a patient-nurse scenario ways the nursing conceptual model (king’s theory of goal attainment) could be used to improve nursing practice elaborate , explain , or defend each bullet point. Theory of goal attainment and nursing process assessment the nurse brings special knowledge and skills whereas client brings knowledge of self and perception of problems of concern, to this interaction. • king's theory of goal attainment provides a framework to assist current students • the use of technological and communication devices is a discourse for students and educators • nurse educators will need to mentor millennial students as new pioneers in practice. King's conceptual framework and theory of goal attainment and use of the model in an emergency room setting are discussed finally, king's work is compared to rural nursing theory in an effort to identify common themes.
Imogene king (january 30, 1923 – december 24, 2007) was a pioneer of nursing theory development her interacting systems theory of nursing and her theory of goal attainment have been included in every major nursing theory text. The systems theory and the theory of goal attainment of king directly merge with the classification systems like nursing outcomes, interventions, and diagnoses, indicating that the theory of goal attainment is crucial to evidence-based nursing practice (malinski, 2002. Transactions are critical antecedents to goal attainment king is one of the few theorists to generate both a conceptual system and a middle-range theory for nursing. King’s conceptual system & theory of goal attainment: leading the way for the nurse of the future the king international nursing group wishes to recognize and thank its lifetime and charter members.
This article describes imogene m king's conceptual framework and theory of goal attainment the critiques of various nursing scholars reflect a misunderstanding of the intent of the theory and conceptual framework major areas of concern of the critics include cultural limitations, patient. Imogene king: a conceptual framework for nursing (notes on nursing theories) 1st edition this was a good resource for a paper i did on king's theory the author really broke down the theory and i developed a better understanding of king's work read more 5 people found this helpful. Imogene king's theory of goal attainment was first introduced in the 1960s the basic concept of the theory is that the nurse and patient communicate information, set goals together, and then take actions to achieve those goals.