Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice

Publication Year: 2015

Edition: 3rd Ed.

Authors/Editor: ANA

Publisher: American Nurses Association, Inc

ISBN: 978-1-55-810620-8

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A detailed and practical discussion of the competent level of nursing practice and professional performance. It is a must-have for every registered nurse.

This keystone standard contains 17 national standards of practice and performance that define the who, what, where, when, why and how of nursing practice.

The scope and standards of practice inform and guide nursing practice and are often used as a reference for:
- Quality improvement initiatives
- Certification and credentialing
- Position descriptions and performance appraisals
- Classroom teaching and in-service education programs
- Boards of nursing members’ orientation programs and regulatory decision-making activities

It also outlines key aspects of nursings’ professional role and practice for any level, setting, population focus, or specialty and more!


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: American Nurses Association, Inc
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: ANA
ISBN: 978-1-55-810620-8
General Interest Nursing
Nursing Education
Management & Administration
Legal Issues
Issues & Trends in Nursing
Research & Theory
Nursing Process & Diagnosis
Skills & Procedures
Fundamentals of Nursing
Nursing Assessment
Advanced Practice
Language: English
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Pages: 163
Year: 2015


Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice