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Nursing's Social Policy Statement: The Essence of the Profession
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Nursing's Social Policy Statement: The Essence of the Profession

Publication Year: 2010
Edition: 3rd
Authors/Editor: American Nurses Association
Publisher: American Nurses Association, Inc
ISBN: 978-1-558-10270-5
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This in-depth new edition of an enduring ANA classic defines nursing’s value and accountability to society.

The book’s singular contribution is its description of the nursing profession and its essential elements:
* Social context and contract
* Nursing’s knowledge base
* Definition of nursing
* Scope and standards of practice
* Authority for practice
* Regulation of practice

These elements have been revised in recognition of the ongoing-advances in nursing practice and knowledge, delineating and reaffirming the deep societal commitments of the profession.

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    Ovid
  • Publisher: American Nurses Association, Inc
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: American Nurses Association
  • ISBN: 978-1-558-10270-5
  • Specialty:
    Management & Administration
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 3rd
  • Pages: 178
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2010

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