Home > Books > Using Nursing Research to Shape Health Policy
Using Nursing Research to Shape Health Policy
View PDF

Using Nursing Research to Shape Health Policy

Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Grady, Patricia A.; Hinshaw, Ada Sue
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-17010-1
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 70
Doody Core Title:
  • Score: 2.33 (Health Policy) Doody's Essential Title
  • Score: 1.93 (Public Health)
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

Examining the crucial interrelationship between nursing research and health policy, this book presents examples of specific health care policies that have been influenced, implemented, or changed as a result of nursing research.

It builds on the discussion of this relationship in the editors’ earlier book, Shaping Health Policy Through Nursing Research, named a Doody's Core Title in 2013 and an AJN Book of the Year in 2011. This book updates earlier information with new nursing research by esteemed scholars. It encompasses research related to major policy directives of the decade, including the Institute of Medicine's The Future of Nursing report, the Affordable Care Act, and the genomic nursing science blueprint, and highlights how they have influenced, and will continue to influence, health policy.

Relevant for a wide range of readers, including undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and nursing professionals, the book describes how science shapes health policy in general, discusses models and strategies for linking research and health policy, and presents multiple examples of how major nursing research has influenced health policy. The text provides both a conceptual orientation and an operational approach to strategies linking research to policy and influencing policy makers at the organizational, community, state, national, and international levels.

Key Features:

- Offers examples of cutting-edge nursing research providing a foundation for practice and policy
- Incorporates major policy directives of this decade and highlights how nursing research has influenced health policy
- Demonstrates to undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and nursing professionals how nursing research can shape health policy decisions
- Includes perspectives, models, and strategies for using nursing research to influence health policy
- Addresses how nursing research shapes policy at organizational, community, state, national, and international levels

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Grady, Patricia A.; Hinshaw, Ada Sue
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-17010-1
  • Specialty:
    Health Policy
    Management & Administration
    Research & Theory
    Skills & Procedures
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 414
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2017
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 70
  • Doody Core Title:
    • Score: 2.33 (Health Policy) Doody's Essential Title
    • Score: 1.93 (Public Health)

Using Nursing Research to Shape Health Policy is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Visible Body Anatomy & Physiology Interactive 3D teaching resource, comprised of 50 modules that incorporate 3D models, illustrations, and animations to present core content of basic anatomy and physiology courses.
JOTM
Global Health The only specialist bibliographic abstracting and indexing database dedicated to public health. Global Health contains over 3 million scientific records from 1973 to the present, derived from over 7,300 journals, reports, books and conferences.
JOTM
Neurology® This official journal of the American Academy of Neurology features best practices, evidence-based research and articles on topics that directly affect practicing neurologists.
JOTM
The American Journal of Surgical Pathology Official Journal of The Arthur Purdy Stout Society of Surgical Pathologists and The Gastrointestinal Pathology Society. Contains original articles, review articles, detailed case reports, and special features, enhanced by superb illustrations.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
21st Century Nursing Leadership
Exciting and indispensable tool that will steer current and emerging nurse leaders through the issues of nursing practice that matter most.

Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology
Provides concise, up-to-date coverage of need to know information on the diagnosis and treatment of blood and bone marrow disorders.