Core Skills for Nurse Practitioners: A Handbook for Nurse Practitioners / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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In addition to clinical knowledge every senior nurse should becomfortable with the professional issues that are part of thesenior nurse' s role. This handbook addresses these issues in aclear and concise manner. It discusses leadership, changemanagement and risk assessment and looks at evidence-based care.
The book also considers the legal and ethical implications ofadvanced practice and examines clinical supervision, psychologicalsupport and portfolio development.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Practice Development, Surrinder Kaur.
Chapter 2 Leadership, Angela Turner.
Chapter 3 Change Management, Tracey Heath and KateJagger.
Chapter 4 Breaking the Boundaries, Julie D'Silva.
Chapter 5 Evidence-based Care, Research and Audit, MaggieGriffiths.
Chapter 6 Risk Management and Assessment, PaulineHutson.
Chapter 7 The Legal Position of Nurses in ClinicalPractice, Marian Pearson.
Chapter 8 Health-promoting Practice, Julie Dickinson andStella Jones-Devitt.
Chapter 9 Ethics, James M. Mercer.
Chapter 10 Professional Judgement and ClinicalDecision-making, Diane Palmer.
Chapter 11 Clinical Supervision, Surrinder Kaur.
Chapter 12 Reflecting on Practice and PortfolioDevelopment, Auldeen Alsop.
Chapter 13 Psychological Support and Counselling, DianePalmer and Sue Baker.
Chapter 14 Lifelong Learning, Lynda Buckingham and DianePalmer.