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Nursing Delegation and Management of Patient Care, 1e

 
 
 
 
Nursing Delegation and Management of Patient Care, 1e
Author: Kathleen Motacki RN MSN - Kathleen Burke RN PhD
ISBN 13: 9780323053068
ISBN 10: 323053068
Edition: 1
Publisher: Mosby
Publication Date: 2010-03-09
Format: Paperback
Pages: 528
List Price: $66.95
 
 

This dynamic resource is your guide to the latest information on the roles and responsibilities of the manager of patient care, core competencies required of nurses caring for patients, and a wide range of management concepts that nurses need to know before entering practice. With an emphasis on patient safety and evidence-based practice, it provides complete coverage of patient care management, leadership, information management, organizational planning, and human resources.


  • Organized around the five major functional groups within health care organizations that nurses handle or frequently interact with - patient care management, leadership, information management, organizational planning, and human resources.

  • Important content on the environment of care examines hospital safety and security issues including emergency codes, Safe Patient Handling and Movement and Materials Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

  • Evidence-Based boxes summarize current research and best practices for topics throughout the textbook.

  • Clinical Corner boxes discuss practice process improvements made by nurses, including safe, effective practices used at their institutions and how they improve patient care.

  • NCLEX® examination-style review questions at the end of each chapter offer valuable review and exam preparation.