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Author Reading, Sheila.

Title Achieving Competencies For Nursing Practice : a Handbook For Student Nurses.

Imprint Maidenhead : McGraw-Hill Education, Open University Press, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (290 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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Contents Achieving Competencies for Nursing Practice: A handbook for student nurses; Achieving Competencies for Nursing Practice: A handbook for student nurses; Praise for this book; Contents; The editors and contributors; Foreword; Introduction; 1. The importance of evidence-based professional nursing practice; Section 1: Professional values; 2. Professional values for nursing; 3. Owning your standards of care; Section 2: Communication and interpersonal skills; 4. Developing effective communication and interpersonal skills; 5. Developing skills in solution-focused interactions.
6. Com munication in difficult situationsSection 3: Nursing practice and decision-making; 7. An introduction to clinical decision-making in practice; 8. Advanced decision-making: involving patients and relatives in decisions on care; Section 4: Leadership, management and team working; 9. Effective leadership, management and team working skills; 10. Enhancing and developing leadership, management and team working skills in the community setting; 11. Leadership, management and team working in an acute care setting.
Section 5: Achieving competencies: simulation, working with mentors and learning when working abroad12. Simulation: crafting your care; 13. Working with mentors: how to get the most from working with your mentors in practice; 14. Learning abroad: the student experience of nursing in a European or international context; Domains Appendix: NMC Competencies for entry to the register; Index; Back Cover.
Summary This book will offer examples to nursing students to enable a creative and innovative understanding of how the competencies may be demonstrated in the many contexts where practice occurs with individuals, groups or possibly communities.
Note Print version record.
Subject Nursing.
Nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nursing -- Practice.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Atlases.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
Nursing. (OCoLC)fst01041731
Nursing -- Practice. (OCoLC)fst01041799
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Electronic books.
Added Author Webster, Brian.
Other Form: Print version: Reading, Sheila. Achieving Competencies For Nursing Practice. Maidenhead : McGraw-Hill Education, 2014 9780335246748
ISBN 9780335246755 (electronic bk.)
0335246753 (electronic bk.)
1306299772 (electronic bk.)
9781306299770 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000055946107
DEBBG BV043607098
DEBBG BV043777517
DEBSZ 472807439

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