Health Policy And Politics: A Nurse's Guide / Edition 3

Health Policy And Politics: A Nurse's Guide / Edition 3

by Jeri A. Milstead
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763751278

ISBN-13: 9780763751272

Pub. Date: 11/01/2007

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

This text contains detailed information on health policy and politics as they relate to the field of nursing and, more specifically, to the advanced practice nurse. It covers the whole process of making public policy, including agenda setting, government response, program response, implementation, and evaluation and teaches nurses in advance practice how to deliver

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This text contains detailed information on health policy and politics as they relate to the field of nursing and, more specifically, to the advanced practice nurse. It covers the whole process of making public policy, including agenda setting, government response, program response, implementation, and evaluation and teaches nurses in advance practice how to deliver quality health care by appropriate providers in a cost-effective manner. This book can be used to initiate conversations about issues of policy and nurses’ opportunities and responsibilities throughout the process.

In the revised Third Edition, the fomat has been updated and two new chapters have been added on:

Policy Nurses Advance Policy Agendas in many Arenas Applied Health Care Economics for the Non-Economics Major

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763751272
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
11/01/2007
Edition description:
3E
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgments
1Advanced Practice Nurses and Public Policy, Naturally1
2Agenda Setting37
3Government Response: Legislation67
4Government Regulation: Parallel and Powerful89
5Policy Design129
6Policy Implementation161
7Program Evaluation193
8The Internet and Health Care Policy Information229
9Global Connections249
Index283

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