Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals: Advocacy and Action

Publication Year: 2014

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Nickitas, Donna M.; Middaugh, Donna J.; Aries, Nancy

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 978-1-28-405329-6

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 72

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Provides a nursing focus within an interdisciplinary approach, which intertwines to create an understanding of economics, politics, and policy in relation to health care.

Contributors to this text offer future nurses and healthcare providers keen insight about clinical practice and its derivation from regulation, laws, and policies that have roots in public policy and politics. The book also offers practical knowledge on how healthcare professionals can get involved and be proactive in the policy that directly affects their profession and patients. Key pedagogical features include chapter objectives, summaries, examples, boxed articles, case studies, review questions, key terms, photographs, and a tool kit that includes a ""skills"" section of how-tos.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Nickitas, Donna M.; Middaugh, Donna J.; Aries, Nancy
ISBN: 978-1-28-405329-6
Specialty:
Legal Issues
Management & Administration
General Interest Nursing
Issues & Trends in Nursing
Language: English
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Pages: 334
Year: 2014
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 72

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