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Nursing : scope and standards of practice / American Nurses Association.

Author/creator American Nurses Association
Format Book and Print
Edition3rd edition.
Publication Info Silver Spring, Md. : American Nurses Association, 2015.
Descriptionxii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Abstract "The premier resource for professional nursing practice, Nursing: Scope & Standards of Practice, 3rd Edition, is informed by the advances in health care and professional nursing today. 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! In sum, Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice is a detailed and practical discussion of the competent level of nursing practice and professional performance. It is a must-have for every registered nurse"--Publisher's description.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN9781558106192 paperback
ISBN1558106197 paperback

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