Introduction to Community-Based Nursing / Edition 5

Introduction to Community-Based Nursing / Edition 5

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by Roberta Hunt
     
 

ISBN-10: 1609136861

ISBN-13: 9781609136864

Pub. Date: 02/28/2012

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This text presents foundational concepts pivotal to delivering nursing care in the community setting, with specific attention to the NLN competencies for community-based nursing care. The author examines the variety of settings and situations in which the community-based nurse provides care, highlighting cultural diversities in the patient populations, and emphasizing…  See more details below

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This text presents foundational concepts pivotal to delivering nursing care in the community setting, with specific attention to the NLN competencies for community-based nursing care. The author examines the variety of settings and situations in which the community-based nurse provides care, highlighting cultural diversities in the patient populations, and emphasizing interactions between the individual and the family. This edition includes more information on disaster management and communicable diseases and expanded, updated Medicare/Medicaid guidelines. A companion Website on thePoint will include student activities, assessment guidelines, and forms. Instructors will have access to an Instructor's Manual, PowerPoint slides, and an expanded testbank.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609136864
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/28/2012
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
273,707
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Unit I: BASIC CONCEPTS IN COMMUNITY-BASED NURSING

1: Overview of Community Based Nursing

2: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

3: Culture Care

4: Family Care

Unit II: SKILLS FOR COMMUNITY- BASED NURSING PRACTICE

5: Assessment: Individual, Family and Population

6: Health Teaching

7: Continuity of Care: Discharge Planning and Case Management

Unit III: COMMUNITY-BASED NURSING ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN

8: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention for Maternal/Infant Populations, Children, and Adolescents

9: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention for Adults

10: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention for Elderly Adults

Unit IV: SETTINGS FOR PRACTICE

11: Practice Settings and Specialties

12: Home Health Care Nursing

13: Specialized Home Health Care Nursing

14: Mental Health Nursing in Community-Based Settings

15: Global Health and Community-Based Care

Unit V: IMPLICATIONS FOR FUTURE PRACTICE

16: Trends in Community Based Nursing

Appendix A: Nutrition Questionnaires for Infants, Children, and Adolescents

Appendix B: Implications for Teaching at Various Developmental Stages

Appendix C: Cognitive Stages and Approaches to Patient Education with Children

Glossary

Index

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