Competence Validation For Perinatal Care Providers / Edition 1

Competence Validation For Perinatal Care Providers / Edition 1

by Kathleen Rice Simpson, Patricia A. Creehan, Greg Ed. Simpson

ISBN-10: 0397554621

ISBN-13: 9780397554621

Pub. Date: 09/05/2000

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health

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8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IOrientation, Competence Validation, and Continuing Education for Registered Nurses1
1Using Guidelines and Standards of Care from Professional Organizations as a Framework for Competence Validation2
2Developing a Competence-Based Orientation and Cross-Training Program for Nurses in the Inpatient Setting12
3Meeting the Unique Needs of Nurses in Small Rural Hospitals33
4Challenges of Perinatal Outreach: Identifying and Meeting Educational Needs of Nurses in Network Hospitals43
5The Perinatal Education Consortium: A Regional Approach to Nursing Education and Collaboration62
6Competence Assessment for Nurses Providing Mother-Baby Home Care83
7Competence-Based Orientation and Education: A Working Perinatal Model96
Pt. IIProfessional Roles and Responsibilities and Competence Validation for Unlicensed Assistive Personnel105
8Registered Professional Nurses and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel: Delegation, Supervision, and Staffing Resources106
9Unlicensed Assistive Personnel: Orientation and Competence Validation in the Perinatal Clinical Setting116
App. AItem Bank with Answer Key136
App. BCore Competence Checklist for Perinatal Units177
App. CSuggested Perinatal Nursing Resources for Orientation and Continuing Education: Computer-Assisted Instructional Programs, Videotape Series, Self-Assessment Learning Modules, and Current Perinatal Textbooks181
App. DCulturally Competent Caregiving Tools184
App. EAge-Specific Care-Competence Assessment Tools198
App. FInterpersonal Skills-Assessment Tools223
App. GCritical Thinking Skills-Assessment Tools225
App. HAntepartum/Intrapartum Competence Assessment Tools and Skills Checklists228
App. ICompetence Assessment Tool for Nurses Providing Care to Critically Ill Pregnant Women238
App. JFetal Monitoring Resources247
App. KPerioperative Educational Programs and Competence Assessment Tools271
App. LMother-Baby Nursing: Competence Validation Tools and Skills Checklists290
App. MPromoting and Assisting with Breastfeeding Competence Assessment Tools312
App. NThe Newborn: Healthy Full-Term Nursery, Special Care Nursery, and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Competence Validation Tools and Skills Checklists317
App. OMother-Baby Homecare Competence Assessment Tools341
App. PTool for Evaluation of Orientee by Preceptor356
App. QThe March of Dimes Nursing Modules Program: Continuing Education for Perinatal Nurses358
App. RUnlicensed Assistive Personnel: Position Descriptions, Competence Validation Tools, and Skills Checklists363
App. SIntrapartum Care398
App. TNewborn Care431
App. UPostpartum Care469

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