This comprehensive, user-friendly book provides the theoretical knowledge and skills content you need to successfully complete a nursing assistant certification exam. The book meets OBRA guidelines and prepares you to work in a variety of long-term care settings or sub-acute units in the hospital. A major goal of this resource is to help you develop an understanding of the principles of safe and effective care of residents in long-term care. Special emphasis is placed on residents' rights, nutrition and hydration, restorative care, resident mobility, and maintaining a safe environment. From Doody's Book Review "This book, written to meet the needs of persons who wish to become CNAs and work in long term care (LTC), provides core concepts and clearly explains the basic principles of nursing care of the elderly. Weighted Numerical Score: 100 - 5 Stars!"
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Barbara Hegner, MS, RN Former Professor Emeritus Nursing and Life Science Long Beach City College, CA.
Mary Jo Mirlenbrink Gerlach, RN, MSNEd Outstanding Faculty Award, Medical College of Georgia (3 years) Distinguished Alumni Nurse Leader, College of Mount St. Joseph Member, American Nurses Association, Georgia Nurses Assoc., District 11 Nurse Consultant and Program Director, CNA Program, Family Life Enrichment Centers, Inc., High Shoals, GA
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Book Description Delmar Cengage Learning, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1401899544
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Book Description Cengage Learning, 2006. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Text is written for the person who desires to become a certified nursing assistant. The text meets OBRA requirements and prepares nursing assistant students to work in a variety of long-term care settings or sub-acute units in the hospital. The text has been updated to include content on HIPAA, Health Information Portability and Accountability Act, the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2005, that replace the food Guide pyramid and updated (MDS 3.0) Minimum Data Set information. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_1401899544
Book Description Thomson Learning. Book Condition: New. pp. 768 , Illus. Bookseller Inventory # 6814020