Publication Year: 2007
Authors/Editor: Ament, Lynette
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 91
This book focuses on the unique characteristics of the profession of midwifery in the United States, discussing both current issues and future directions.
The framework for the book is based upon the Institute of Medicine’s competencies for health professions education—patient-centered care, interdisciplinary teams, evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and informatics—which are identified as essential aspects of patient safety and quality care.