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Author Murphy, Stuart J., 1942-

Title Gerontological nursing : scope and standards of practice / American Nurses Association
Edition [Third edition]
Published Silver Spring, Md. : American Nurses Association, 2010

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 WATERFT HEALTH  618.970231 Ame/Gns 2010  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 114 pages ; 23 cm
Series Destrezas sociales: haciendo amigos
Contents Scope of Geronotological Nursing Practice -- Standards of Geronotological Nursing Practice -- Standards of Professional Performance
Summary "The goal of gerontological nursing is to provide the highest quality of care to the older adults within a healthcare system facing an unprecedented increase of their numbers. To do so, gerontological nurses employs a shared body of skills and knowledge to addresses the full range of needs related to the process of aging, the specialized care of older adults, and the uniqueness of older adults as a group and as individuals. This complete revision brings up to date the scope of gerontological nursing practice and its standards of care and professional performance, with specific criteria for defining expectations and competent care associated with basic and advanced clinical practice in this speciality."--Publisher's description
Notes Rev. ed. of: Scope and standards of gerontological nursing practice, 2nd edition / c2001
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Geriatric nursing -- Standards -- United States.
Geriatric Nursing -- standards.
Aged.
United States.
Genre/Form Practice Guideline.
Author American Nurses Association.
LC no. 2010046412
ISBN 155810268X
9781558102682
Other Titles Emma's friendwich. Spanish
OTHER TI Scope and standards of gerontological nursing practice
Other Titles Scope and standards of gerontological nursing practice