Coherently brings together the latest trends in nursing and health care and the most important issues affecting professional nurses including nursing history, ethics and patient rights, nursing and the law, health care delivery system, career management, workplace issues, the role of government, leadership and change, and much more. Important additions to this edition include extended chapter summaries and objectives, expanded coverage of students' rights, a review of recent legislation as it impacts the nursing profession, and two new chapters: Skills in Contemporary Practice and Credentialing in Nursing and Health Care.
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A major revision of the classic text, reflecting the major changes taking place in the nursing industry. Brings together--in one compact resource--comprehensive coverage of the latest trends in nursing and health care and the most important issues affecting professional nurses including: nursing history; ethics and patient rights; nursing and the law; the health care delivery system; career management; workplace issues; the role of government; leadership and change; and much more. It is a virtual compendium--to stay current on all non-clinical aspects of the nursing profession. New features include the addition of study questions, extended chapter summaries and objectives; expanded information on the rights of students; new information on legislation as it impacts the nursing professions, and two new chapters: Skills in Contemporary Practice and Credentialing In Nursing and Health Care.Review:
"Others books in the field are not as comprehensive, expansive, simple yet logical, and still yet interesting to read and grasp." 4 Stars"
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Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: Very Good. . 4th edition. Bookseller Inventory # S18H-00118
Book Description 1981, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Very Good Very good Macmillan; Hardback/very good condition with clean text, tight b inding; Bookseller Inventory # 14292