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Title Nursing documentation : legal focus across practice settings / [edited by] Sue E. Meiner
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1999]
©1999

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Description xiii, 294 pages : illustrations, forms ; 27 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Part One: Communications In Nursing Practice -- Introduction to Documentation, Liability and Nursing Practice - Sue E Meiner -- Current Approaches in Charting - Sue E Meiner -- Computer-Based Patient Records - Elizabeth C Mueth -- Common Problems of Recording in the Medical Record - Sue E Meiner -- Issues Requiring Reporting and Recording - Sue E Meiner with Linda Steele -- Reporting Health and Safety Issues - Sue E Meiner -- Part Two: The Basis For Liability -- Nursing Negligence Issues - Alice G Rini -- Risk Management and Claims Prevention - Alice G Rini -- Part Three: Documentation In Practice Settings -- Staffing and Delegation of Patient Care - Robyn Levy and Sue E Meiner -- Recording Patient Care in the Emergency Department - Sue E Meiner -- Recording Patient Care in the Critical Care Unit - Sue E Meiner -- Recording Patient Care in the Obstetric Unit - Sue E Meiner -- Recording Patient Care in the Pediatric Unit - Sue E Meiner -- Recording Patient Care in Perioperative Nursing - Linda L Zinser-Eagle and Sue E Meiner -- Recording Patient Care in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing - Sue E Meiner -- Communications in Community and Home Health Care Nursing - Sue E Meiner with Nancy Kuhrick and Marilee Kuhrick -- Documentation in Extended and Long-Term Care Nursing - Sue E Meiner -- Advanced Practice Nursing Issues - Linda Steele with Sue E Meiner -- Nursing Educators, Administration, and Nursing Education - Alice G Rini -- Managed Care - Sue E Meiner -- Part Four: A National Health Information System For The 21st Century -- Dialogue for a National Health Information System - Sue E Meiner and Elizabeth C Mueth
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-277) and index
Subject Communication in nursing -- Miscellanea -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Liability (Law) -- Miscellanea -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Communication.
Nursing records -- Miscellanea -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nursing -- Law and legislation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Communication.
Nursing Records -- legislation & jurisprudence.
Communication.
Liability, Legal.
Risk Management.
United States.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Author Meiner, Sue.
LC no. 99010239
ISBN 0761910719 (c : alk. paper)
0761910727 (p : alk. paper)