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Title Educating the 21st century nurse : challenges and opportunities / edited by Vernice D. Ferguson.

Imprint New York : NLN Press, c1997.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  610.73071 Ed83    ---  Available
Description xxix, 369 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note "Pub. no. 14-7467."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I. Guideposts in an informaiton age. Nursing in the 21st century--guideposts in an information age / Kathleen A. McCormick. -- II. A cycle of culturally sensitive care. Culturally sensitive care in the community--school nurses / Elizabeth L. Dickason -- Culturally sensitive mobile health services for at-risk populations / Gloria J. McNeal. -- III. Education, inquiry and inclusion. Call for scholarly inquiry on human diversity / Freida Outlaw -- Model of inclusion for nursing in the 21st century / Dolores S. Patrinos -- Access to higher education for all Americans--the role of associate degree nursing / Andrea Mengel and Susan Sherman -- IV. Creating the climate for competent response ; Developing cultural competence for health care in the 21st century / Beatrice Adderley-Kelly -- Teaching issues in health of underserved and diverse populations--challenges and opportunities for multicultural nursing education / Shirlee Drayton-Hargrove -- Nursing education for the 21st century--preparing culturally diverse minority nurses / Jane M. Brennan -- V. New phenomena and new partnerships. Education of nurses for the future--caring for those with chronic health problems / Barbara A. Given, Charles W. Given, and Danielle N. DeVoss -- Understanding the trajectory of chronic illness using asthma as a prototype / Donna Tartasky.
VI. Maximizing modalities for state-of-the-art practice. Distance learning--education to prepare nurses for practice in the 21st century / Charlotte F. Beason -- Nursing research--'bacc' to the future / Paulette R. Cournoyer -- VII. Enhancing opportunities through collaborative initiatives. Building community coalitions--a critical aspect of advanced nursing practice / Patricia W. Underwood -- Making the most of critical alliances--a case study from Europe / A. Phylip Pritchard and Kathy Redmond -- VIII. Roots and resonance of responsive care. Nursing's new world--a guide for taking professional and personal responsibility to make health care better in the next century / Nancy M. Valentine -- IX. Engaging new strategies for change. New warriors / Juanita W. Fleming.
Subject Nursing -- Study and teaching.
Added Author Ferguson, Vernice.
ISBN 0887377467

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