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Doody's Review ServiceReviewer: Mary Allen Carey, PhD (University of Oklahoma College of Nursing)
Description: This book on leadership, management, and practice for the LPN/LVN uses a case-study format driven by clear objectives.
Purpose: The purpose is to provide LPNs/LVNs with the knowledge they need to assume the leadership-management roles asked of them. The author has achieved the objectives.
Audience: The book is written for LPN/LVN educators and students. The author is a credible authority.
Features: The emphasis of the book is on humanistic aspects of caring based on the nursing science theory of Dr. Jean Watson. The book's 19 chapters are grouped into two units — the nursing profession in today's healthcare environment and the student transition to nurse.
Assessment: This book is unique in focus. The differentiation of nursing leadership and management at all levels of nursing is an extremely important task.