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Nursing in today's world : trends, issues, and management / Amy J. Stegen, Holli Sowerby.

Author/creator Buckway, Amy J. author.
Other author/creatorSowerby, Holli, author.
Other author/creatorPreceded by (work): Ellis, Janice Rider. Nursing in todays world.
Format Book and Print
EditionEleventh edition.
Publication Info Philadephia : Wolters Kluwer, [2018]
Copyright Notice ©2019
Descriptionxvi, 568 pages : colored illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Exploring the growth of nursing as a profession -- Educational preparation for nursing -- Credentials for healthcare providers -- Making professional goals a reality -- The world of healthcare employment -- Understanding the healthcare environment and its financing -- Legal responsibilities for practice -- Ethical concerns in nursing practice -- Safety concerns in healthcare -- The nursing profession and the community -- Initiating the leadership and management role -- Working with others in a leadership role -- Facing the challenges of today's workplace -- Valuing the political process -- Applying research and technology to nursing practice.
Abstract "Nursing in Today's World, 11th Edition is a popular, upbeat, incredibly easy-to-read text that helps students understand their role as a nurse and prepares them for the realities of contemporary issues affecting the nursing profession and overall delivery of health care"--Provided by publisher.
General notePreceded by Nursing in todays world / Janice Rider Ellis, Celia Love Hartley ; Illustrations by Tomm Scalera. 10th ed. c2012.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2018030664

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