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A leading text in community health nursing, COMMUNITY AND PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING presents all major community and public health topics within the population-focused, community-oriented framework of health promotion. This fifth edition emphasizes the roles and responsibilities of the community and public health nurse, while highlighting the latest (1999) ANA standards for this area of nursing. A new full-color design and many more photographs and illustrations bring this edition to life.
(Includes a FREE MERLIN website at:www.harcourthealth.com/MERLIN/Stanhope/)
The book contains predominantly color illustrations, with some black-and-white illustrations.
Part I Perspectives in Health Care Delivery and Community and Public Health Nursing ? Community-Oriented Population-Focused Practice: The Foundation of Specialization in Public Health Nursing ? The History of Public Health and Public and Community Health Nursing ? The Public Health and Primary Health Care Systems and Health Care Transformation ? Perspectives on International Health Care ? Part II Influences on Health Care Delivery and Community-Oriented Nursing ? Economics of Health Care Delivery ? Ethics in Community Health Nursing Practice ? Cultural Diversity and Community Health Nursing Practice ? Environmental Health ? Policy, Politics, and the Law ? Part III Conceptual Frameworks Applied to Community-Oriented Nursing Practice ? Organizing Frameworks Applied to Community Health Nursing ? Epidemiologic Applications ? Research Applications ? Educational Theories, Models, and Principles Applied to Community Health Nursing ? Community Health Promotion: An Integrative Model for Practice ? Part IV Issues and Approaches in Community-Oriented Health Care ? Community as Client: Using the Nursing Process to Promote Health ? Community Health Nursing in Rural Environments ? Health Promotion through Healthy Cities ? The Nursing Center: A Model for Community Health Nursing Practice ? Case Management ? Disaster Management ? Program Management ? Quality Management ? Group Approaches in Community Health ? Part V Issues and Approaches in Family and Individual Health Care ? Family Development/Family Nursing Assessment ? Family Health Risks ? Children's Health ? Women's Health ? Men's Health ? Elder Health ? The Physically Compromised ? Part VI Vulnerability: Community-Oriented Nursing Issues for the 21st Century ? Vulnerability and Vulnerable Populations: An Overview ? Poverty and Homelessness ? Teen Pregnancy ? Migrant Health Issues ? Mental Health Issues ? Substance Abuse in the Community ? Violence and Human Abuse ? Communicable Disease Risk and Prevention ? HIV, Hepatitis B Virus, and Sexually Transmitted Diseases ? Part VII Community and Public Health Nurses: Roles and Functions ? Community Health Nurse in Home Health and Hospice ? Public Health Clinical Nurse Specialist and Family Nurse Practitioner ? Public Health Nurse Manager and Consultant ? Community Health Nurse in the Schools ? Community Health Nurse in Occupational Health ? Community Health Nurse as Parish Nurse and Block Nurse ? Public Health Nursing in the Local Health Department ? Appendixes ? Answers to Clinical Applications ? Glossary