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Author Huston, Carol Jorgensen, author

Title Professional issues in nursing : challenges & opportunities / Carol J. Huston
Edition Third edition
Published Baltimore, MD ; Philadelphia, PA : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2014]
©2014

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 W'PONDS  610.73 Hus/Pii 2014  AVAILABLE
Description x, 416 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Entry into practice : the debate rages on / Carol J. Huston -- Evidence based practice / Suzanne S. Prevost -- Developing effective leaders to meet 21st century healthcare challenges / Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk ; Kathy Malloch ; Lynn Gallagher-Ford -- Using simulation to teach nurses / Sherry D. Fox ; Rebekah Damazo -- The current nursing shortage : causes, consequences, and solutions / Carol J. Huston -- Importing foreign nurses / Carol J. Huston -- Unlicensed assistive personnel and the registered nurse / Carol . Huston -- Socialization and mentoring / Jeanne Madison -- Diversity in the nursing workforce / Carol J. Huston -- New graduate RN transition to practice programs / Deloras Jones ; Nikki West -- Mandatory minimum staffing ratios : are they working? / Carol J. Huston -- Mandatory overtime in nursing : how much? how often? / Carol J. Huston -- Violence in nursing : the expectations and the reality / Charmaine Hockley -- Technology in the health care workplace : benefits, limitations, and challenges / Carol J. Huston -- Medical errors : an ongoing threat to quality health care / Carol J. Huston -- Whistle-blowing in nursing / Carol J. Huston -- Impaired nursing practice : what are we doing about it? / Jennifer Lillibridge -- Collective bargaining and the professional nurse / Carol J. Huston -- Ensuring provider competency through licensure, continuing education, and certification / Carol J. Huston -- The nursing profession's historic struggle to increase its power base / Carol J. Huston -- Professional identity and image / Carol J. Huston -- Advanced practice nursing : the latest issues and trends / Margaret Rowberg -- Nursing, policy, and politics : understanding the connection and importance of getting involved / Donna M. Nickitas -- Nursing's professional associations / Marjorie Beyers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nursing -- United States.
Nursing -- trends.
Ethics, Nursing.
Nurse's Role.
Nursing.
Workforce.
Professional Competence.
United States.
LC no. 2012038966
ISBN 9781451128338
1451128339