Advanced Practice: Nursing Contexts Of Care by Lynette HamlinAdvanced Practice: Nursing Contexts Of Care by Lynette Hamlin

Advanced Practice: Nursing Contexts Of Care

byLynette Hamlin

Paperback | September 12, 2014

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Advanced Practice Nursing: Contexts of Care is a robust collection of practice focused case studies which address current issues in the evolving nursing profession, targeting concerns of the advanced practice nurse. Throughout the text actual cases are used for the illustration and analysis of practice contexts, which include organizational structure, managed care, inter- and intra-professional issues, politics, power, finance, planning, regulation, ethics, law, quality, and patient safety. Discussion around opportunities for nursing to extend practice into new forms and environments is also covered.Advanced Practice Nursing: Contexts of Care is a very valuable tool for case-based teaching format around policy issues that directly impact practice and Master's-prepared nurses. Each case is interspersed with discussion questions which guide case discussions in both specific and global issues within the case. In addition, each case has a list of references that can be used to guide the cases. Unlike other health policy texts, this text focuses on cases that bring application to those health policy issues. This text is also a solid resource for practitioners interested in keeping current on issues that guide clinical practice.
Title:Advanced Practice: Nursing Contexts Of CareFormat:PaperbackDimensions:338 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.75 inPublished:September 12, 2014Publisher:Jones & Bartlett LearningLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1284047024

ISBN - 13:9781284047028

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Case Method LearningChapter 2: Advanced Practice Nursing and GovernanceChapter 3: Advanced Practice and Prescriptive AuthorityChapter 4: Credentialing and PrivilegingChapter 5: Health Care Financial Management, Managed Care, and ReimbursementChapter 6: Quality ManagementChapter 7: Health Policy and Advocacy: Practice to the Full ExtentChapter 8: Patient Safety: Congressional ActionChapter 9: Ethics: Chronic Crisis in Mental HealthChapter 10: Healthcare InformaticsChapter 11: Interprofessional Health Care TeamsChapter 12: The Clinical Nurse LeaderChapter 13: Disaster PreparednessChapter 14: Power in the Health Care Relationship