Structure and Processes of Care by Betty R. FerrellStructure and Processes of Care by Betty R. Ferrell

Structure and Processes of Care

EditorBetty R. Ferrell

Paperback | March 10, 2015

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The first volume in the HPNA Palliative Nursing Series, Structure and Processes of Care provides an overview of palliative nursing care, reviews National Consensus Project guidelines, and offers tools for initiating and maintaining palliative care programs. The content of the concise,clinically-focused volumes in the HPNA series prepares nurses for certification exams as well as quick-reference in daily practice. Plentiful tables, figures, and practical tools such as assessment instruments, pharmacology tables, and patient teaching points make these volumes useful resources fornurses.
Betty R. Ferrell is the Director and Professor of Nursing Research and Education in the Department of Population Sciences at City of Hope National Medical Center in Duarte, California.
Title:Structure and Processes of CareFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 7.91 × 5 × 0.71 inPublished:March 10, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0190223758

ISBN - 13:9780190223755


Table of Contents

1. National Consensus Project for Quality Palliative Care2. Hospital-Based Palliative Care3. Home Care and Hospice Care4. The Intensive Care Unit5. Palliative Care Nursing in the Outpatient Setting6. Long-Term Care: Focus on Nursing Homes7. Clinical Interventions, Economic Impact, and Palliative Care