• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Essentials Of Nursing Law And Ethics (Paperback)
  • Essentials Of Nursing Law And Ethics (Paperback)
zoom

Essentials Of Nursing Law And Ethics (Paperback)

(author)
£94.99
Paperback 388 Pages / Published: 09/08/2013
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 1 week

  • This item has been added to your basket
An Updated and Authoritative Resource on Nursing Law and Ethics The Essentials of Nursing Law and Ethics, Second Edition focuses on the legal aspect of Nursing as it relates to patient safety and quality, environmental health and safety, error reduction and ethical boundaries of practice. Other timely topics include the appropriate use of social media by nursing staff. The text is written by a nurse attorney who presents complex topics in an understandable manner while providing accurate and well researched content relevant to the practice. Extensive legal research by the author incorporates the most current relevant professional and legal references including case law. The text is uniquely organized into five major sections including: the law and nursing practice; liability in patient care; documentation issues; employment and the workplace; and ethics. New to this Edition: * Professional boundaries and use of social media * Quality and safety initiatives in nursing practice, including Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) concepts and content, Institute of Medicine (IOM) recommendations * Environmental health and safety, including equipment safety * Staffing issues and implications for patient safety and liability * Workplace issues including factors to consider when accepting assignments, horizontal violence * Additional coverage on medication error reduction and safety initiatives * Updated content on electronic documentation, communication, and recordkeeping * Regulatory processes including state board use of off duty conduct in disciplinary proceedings, and data bank reporting, and remediation as an alternative to discipline * Expansion of content on ethical considerations in areas such as assisted suicide, patients' rights, and applying the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses * Moral distress and moral courage in ethical decision making * Update on the processes for basic legal research Key Features: Test bank featuring NCLEX type questions and rationale A glossary of legal terminology found within the text A Table of Cases for easier access to case law Expanded online resources and scholarly references included at the end of each chapter

Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc
ISBN: 9781284030204
Number of pages: 388
Weight: 737 g
Dimensions: 253 x 181 x 23 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition

You may also be interested in...

Red Card
Added to basket
£16.99
Hardback
The Greatest
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Jeremy Hutchinson's Case Histories
Added to basket
£10.99   £7.99
Paperback
The Ten Types of Human
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Rather His Own Man 2018
Added to basket
The Daily Telegraph Tax Guide 2018
Added to basket
I Let Him Go
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
How to Change Your Mind
Added to basket
£20.00   £16.99
Hardback
Cops and Robbers
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
Life in the UK Test: Study Guide & CD ROM 2018
Added to basket
East West Street
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Life in the UK Test: Study Guide 2018
Added to basket
The Secret Barrister
Added to basket
£16.99   £13.99
Hardback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.