Advanced Practice Nursing: Changing Roles and Clinical Applications

Advanced Practice Nursing: Changing Roles and Clinical Applications

by Joanne V. Hickey
     
 

Advanced Practice Nursing, Second Edition addresses issues confronting advanced practice nurses. This comprehensive text is organized into four sections: Foundations of Advanced Practice Nursing; Changing Environments and Patient Diversity; Practice and Economic Imperatives; and Roles and Innovative Models for Caring. New and creative models of care are See more details below

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Advanced Practice Nursing, Second Edition addresses issues confronting advanced practice nurses. This comprehensive text is organized into four sections: Foundations of Advanced Practice Nursing; Changing Environments and Patient Diversity; Practice and Economic Imperatives; and Roles and Innovative Models for Caring. New and creative models of care are included in this text, and the Second Edition has been expanded to cover the range of advanced practice roles. Includes new chapters on informatics and complementary therapies, plus many new exemplars, found throughout the text, offering applicable information for students and practitioners alike.


New to this edition:

  • New Chapter on Informatics helps readers manage information to improve patient care and decision making.
  • New Chapter on Complementary Therapies highlights prescribing guidelines, blending therapies with Western medicine, and future implications.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780397551804
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
03/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
377

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Reformation of Healthcare and Implications for Advanced Nursing Practice3
Ch. 2Education for Advanced Practice Nursing22
Ch. 3Professional Development: Socialization in Advanced Practice Nursing33
Ch. 4Preceptorship in Primary Care54
Ch. 5Renaissance of Primary Care: An Opportunity for Nursing63
Ch. 6Changing Environment of Healthcare77
Ch. 7Cultural and Ethnic Diversity: Cultural Competence91
Ch. 8Case Management and the Advanced Practice Nurse107
Ch. 9Advanced Practice Nurse in a Managed Care Environment126
Ch. 10Collaboration and Advanced Practice Nursing146
Ch. 11Accountability: The Covenant Between Patient and Nurse Practitioner165
Ch. 12Licensure, Certification, and Credentialing179
Ch. 13Economics and Healthcare Financing188
Ch. 14Empowerment: Activism in Professional Practice206
Ch. 15Research Use in Advanced Practice Nursing213
Ch. 16Cost-Containment Initiatives: Analysis of Clinical Resource Use225
Ch. 17Primary Care: Improving Health Promotion and Disease Prevention255
Ch. 18Management of High-Risk and Vulnerable Populations285
Ch. 19Managing Acute and Chronic Illness Across Settings314
Ch. 20Advanced Practice Nursing: Moving into the 21st Century in Practice, Education, and Research350
Index361

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