Understanding the Nursing Process in a Changing Care Environment, Sixth Edition

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Date

February 16, 2000

Format

Paperback, 244 pages

ISBN

0071350780 / 9780071350785

$

Your Price

69.00



Overview


Main description

Generations of nursing students have discovered the scope, the importance, and the fundamental processes of their chosen profession with this one-of-a-kind, reader-friendly text. Using a helpful building-block approach, and filled with many thought-provoking historical and cultural vignettes, Understanding the Nursing Process in a Changing Care Environment breaks the nursing process into logically organized steps for ease of comprehension. Newly updated, the sixth edition considers the nursing process against the backdrop of today’s transforming issues--such as managed care, multicultural patient populations, home health care, and illness prevention. Doesn’t your nursing career deserve a resource like Understanding the Nursing Process in a Changing Care Environment?

Look For These Important Features
• Learn-as-you-go approach with self-test questions following every step
• Clear introductions to patient assessment, nursing diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation
• Critical thinking sections and guidelines in each chapter
• Information and guidelines to culturally competent nursing care in each chapter
• Discussion and application of managed care in each chapter
• Current professional guidelines and issues
• Separate pocket guide to nursing diagnosis
• Across the continuum case study and critical pathway example from ambulatory clinic setting, to hospital, to home care

Also, New To This Edition 6, You’ll Find:
• Revised ANA and JCAHO standards of care
• NANDA nursing diagnosis for 1999-2000
• Added illustrations
• Internet and technology resources in nursing
• Improved and updated Pocket Nursing Diagnosis Guide
• Sections in each chapter on:
critical thinking
culturally competent nursing care
managed care


Table of contents

Chapter One: Introduction to the Nursing Process. Chapter Two: Assessment. Chapter Three: Diagnosis. Chapter Four: Outcome Identification. Chapter Five: Planning. Chapter Six: Implementation. Chapter Seven: Evaluation. Appendices. Index.


Back cover copy

Generations of nursing students have discovered the scope, the importance, and the fundamental processes of their chosen profession with this one-of-a-kind, reader-friendly text. Using a helpful building-block approach, and filled with many thought-provoking historical and cultural vignettes. Understanding the Nursing Process in a Changing Care Environment breaks the nursing process into logically organized steps for ease of comprehension. Newly updated, the sixth edition considers the nursing process against the backdrop of today's transforming issues - such as managed care, multicultural patient populations, home health care, and illness prevention. Doesn't your nursing career deserve a resource like Understanding the Nursing Process in a Changing Care Environment? Look For These Important Features: Learn-as-you-go approach with self-test questions following every step. Clear introductions to patient assessment, nursing diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Critical thinking sections and guidelines in each chapter. Information and guidelines to culturally competent nursing care in each chapter. Discussion and application of managed care in each chapter. Current professional guidelines and issues. Separate pocket guide to nursing diagnosis. Across the continuum case study and critical pathway example from ambulatory clinic setting, to hospital, to home care.





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