The text explores the state of today's healthcare world and identifies the myriad of competencies and skills necessary for a nurse educator to succeed.
Author: Kristen L. O'Shea, RN, MS
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Staff Development Nursing Secrets is a practical guide for nurse educators working in staff development. The question and answer format helps provide readers with specific answers to their everyday questions and challenges. The text explores the state of today's healthcare world and identifies the myriad of competencies and skills necessary for a nurse educator to succeed. In addition, nurse educators will gain useful tips and knowledge regarding the planning, implementation and evaluation of many types of educational programming. The text concludes with a section on the nuts and bolts of common staff development programs. Engaging, interactive Q & A format Concise answers with valuable pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets" 22 succinct chapters written for quick review All the most important, "need-to-know" questions and answers in the proven format of the highly acclaimed Secret Series® Thorough, highly detailed index
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Author: Suzanne M. Levasseur
This book features "pearls," tips, and clinical insights in pediatric nursing. It points out interesting and important information and covers a broad area, from parenting advice to caring for the child in an intensive care unit. Both outpatient and primary care issues such as nutrition and school health as well as inpatient and hospital care are addressed. This text is a valuable tool for nursing students as well as experienced nurses who are hospital based. A copy belongs in every school nurse's and pediatrician's office.
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Author: Polly Gerber Zimmermann
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
This book provides a basic overview of key areas that a nurse manager needs to know in order to manage effectively. Beyond literature review and theories, it will provide practical tips from the authors' experience and expertise. Engaging, interactive Q & A format Concise answers with valuable pearls, tips, memory aids, and secrets Over 30 succinct chapters written for quick review All the most important, need-to-know questions and answers in the proven format of the highly acclaimed Secret Series Thorough, highly detailed index
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Author: Sandra Ann Cupples
Transplantation Nursing Secrets serves as a reference guide for nurses caring for solid organ transplant candidates, recipients and living donors. Each chapter is written by a clinician who is an expert in the care of this complex patient population. The book focuses on the pre- and post-operative periods and also addresses long-term issues such as infection, rejection, nutrition, healthy lifestyles, drug interactions and psychosocial adaptation. Information contained in each chapter reflects current practice based on literature reviews, outcomes of research and professional experiences. The goal of this book is to share best practices and "pearls" of knowledge accumulated by experienced transplant nurses, pharmacists, social workers and dieticians. Readers will gain insights into the multidisciplinary, comprehensive team approach necessary in the care of transplant candidates, recipients, and living donors. Engaging, interactive Q & A format Concise answers with valuable pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets" 25 succinct chapters written for quick review All the most important, "need-to-know" questions and answers in the proven format of the highly acclaimed Secret Series® Thorough, highly detailed index
Author: Sharon Saunderson Cohen
Focused and concise, this book provides trauma nurses with all the essential, need-to-know information for this specialty -- from injury prevention through rehabilitation, from pediatrics to geriatrics, from head trauma to musculoskeletal trauma, and from bioterrorism to forensics. The question-and-answer format and informal tone make the text enjoyable as well as useful.
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Author: Mary Jo Goolsby
Nurse Practitioner Secrets is a handy point-of-use reference for practicing nurse practitioners and nurse practitioner students in the practice setting. It provides timely, brief answers to the questions and issues that arise during routine care and includes information on practice management, the selection and interpretation of diagnostic studies, the differentiation of and response to specific patient presentations, and collaboration with other disciplines.
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Author: Kathleen S. Oman
Focused and concise, this text provides essential information about how to select a research topic, how to get started, where to go for funding, who to include on your research team, how to collect reliable data, how to analyze your data and formulate valid conclusions, and where to submit your results for publication. The questions and answers address all of the major areas of research, with emphasis on practical, time-saving tips that explain the various stages of the research process and facilitate publication in journals and presentation at conferences. Nurses in all fields will find the informal tone enjoyable and the information valuable.
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Author: Mary Stassi
This exciting new text covers all of the essential content and skills required for basic Nurse Assisting courses in a unique and innovative style. All the information is divided neatly into columns, which prioritizes key concepts for readers in the main column so they can concentrate on the most important topics. Streamlined procedures are presented in a 2-column format with illustrations right next to the steps. and with over 1,000 photographs and drawings, students find this text visually stimulating. Students will also uncover all the tips and techniques, safety topics, and federal guidelines they need to be able to work in any setting.
Nurses , physicians , respiratory therapists , nursing assistants , and clerical staff ,
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about the importance of their role and included in the development of the
Author: Leslie Davis (MSN.)
This book is designed to be helpful for both new and experienced nurses in the cardiovascular field. New graduates, novice nurses, or those nurses returning to work in the cardiovascular field will find the book especially helpful in learning the "pearls" or "secrets" of practice. The book is written in a question & answer format--
structures that facilitate improvement in staff attitudes , self - esteem , and self -
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Author: Rose A. Gates
This completely revised and updated volume from the Secrets SeriesÂ® includes the latest incidence and mortality statistics, current resources, and website addresses, latest treatment modalities and new developments for specific cancers. Coverage of symptom management answers questions about the most current ways to treat side effects related to treatment and disease.
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Staff Development : Strategies ... Many have found it to be the secret to their
Author: Lori Rodriguez
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
The MANUAL OF STAFF DEVELOPMENT is a practical resource that provides staff development educators and administrators with a compendium of useful tools and techniques to meet the rapidly changing professional development needs of their staff. Drawn from hospitals through the U.S. and Canada, the materials address such crucial and diverse activities as staff development certification, finance, quality, marketing, instructional design, needs assessment, program planning, orientation, preceptorship, in-service education, competence assessment, and evaluation. This resource enables the staff development educator to benefit from the expertise and experience of numerous staff development experts, saving the time and money required creating these programs and materials.
Professional nurses are obligated to contribute research - based knowledge to
their discipline . Advanced practice nurses , who have conducted research for a
thesis or dissertation , or nurses with special training can be principal
Author: Jeanne Flannery
Utilizing the Nursing Secrets Series famous question-and-answer format for concise reading, this text is designed to be useful for both new and experienced nurses in the rehabilitation field. New graduates and novice nurses, as well as those nurses returning to rehabilitation practice will find this book especially helpful in learning the pearls or secrets of the field. Divided into four easy-to-read sections, users will discover the foundations of rehabilitation nursing, approaches to improving outcomes, and the strategies for providing optimal care. In addition, there is an entire section completely devoted to health promotion that includes a cognitive assessment tool and management plan. 50 Top Secrets of rehabilitation nursing LOCFAS assessment and management tools in the appendix Valuable tips, pearls, and strategies that are proven to work Key Points boxes to emphasize the most important material Internet Resource boxes for further study and discovery