Population-Based Public Health Clinical Manual: The Henry Street Model For Nurses / Edition 1

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This hybrid of textbook and workbook provides a practical resource for students in community/public health courses. Each chapter includes: clinical example; competency components; evidence for the competency at individual/family, community, and systems levels; ethical considerations related to competency; learning examples; reflective practice questions/application of evidence; key points; resources. Sidebars and symbols improve navigation through text.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781930538979
  • Publisher: Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Publication date: 3/1/2011
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 400
  • Sales rank: 501,654
  • Product dimensions: 7.90 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Foundational Concepts for Public Health Nursing Practice
Chapter 1: Introduction to Public Health Nursing Practice
Chapter 2: Evidence-based public health nursing practice
Part II: Entry-level population-based public health nursing competencies
Chapter: 3 Competency 1: Applies the public health nursing process to communities, systems, individuals and families
Chapter 4: Competency # 2: Utilizes basic epidemiological principles (the incidence, distribution, and control of disease in a population) in public health nursing practice
Chapter 5: Competency #3: Utilizes Collaboration to Achieve Public Health Goals
Chapter 6: Competency #4: Works within the responsibility and authority of the governmental Public Health System
Chapter 7: Competency #5: Practices public health nursing within the auspices of the nurse practice act
Chapter 8: Competency #6: Effectively communicates with communities, systems, individuals, families and colleagues
Chapter 9: Competency #7:Establishes and maintains caring relationships with communities, systems, individuals, and families
Chapter 10: Competency # 8: Shows evidence of commitment to social justice, the greater good, and the public health principles
Chapter 11: Competency #9: Demonstrates nonjudgmental and unconditional acceptance of People Different from Self
Chapter 12: Competency #10: Incorporates mental, physical, emotional, social, spiritual, and environmental aspects of health into assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation
Chapter 13: Competency #11: Demonstrates Leadership in Public Health Nursing with Communities, Systems, Individuals, and Families
Chapter 14: Putting it all together: What it means to be a public health nurse
Appendix A: References
Appendix B: Resources
Appendix C: Comparison of Henry Street Entry Level PHN competencies to other public health practice framework

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