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Nursing's social policy statement : the essence of the profession /

Title:
Nursing's social policy statement : the essence of the profession /
Published:
Silver Spring, Md. : 2010.
Format:
Book
Institution:
Emmanuel College, MCPHS Boston, MCPHS Worcester
Contents:
Nursing's social policy statement: an overview -- Social context of nursing : The social concerns in health care and nursing ; The authority for practice for nurses ; The elements of nursing's social contract ; Professional collaboration in health care -- Definition of nursing : Human responses ; Theory application ; Nursing actions ; Outcomes -- Knowledge base for nursing practice -- Scope of nursing practice : Specialization in nursing practice ; Advanced nursing practice ; Advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) ; Additional specialized advanced nursing roles -- Standards of professional nursing practice : Definition and function of standards ; Development of standards ; Standards of professional nursing practice ; Standards of practice ; Standards of professional performance ; Application of scope and standards ; Code of ethics for nurses ; Autonomy and competent practice -- Regulation of professional nursing : Professional regulation ; Legal regulation ; Institutional policies and procedures ; Self-regulation -- Application of nursing's social policy statement -- Appendices : A. Consensus Model for APRN Regulation: Licensure, Accreditation, Certification, and Education (2008) -- B. Nursing's Social Policy Statement, 2nd Edition (2003) -- C. Nursing's Social Policy Statement (1995) -- D. Nursing: A Social Policy Statement (1980) -- E. The development of foundational nursing documents and professional nursing: a timeline.

Online access:
No online access
Library holdings:
Emmanuel Main Stacks
RT82 .A59 2010Available
MCPHS Reference - Manchester Campus
RT82 .A59 2010Available
  • Available Temporarily at MCPHS Manchester Reserve
MCPHS Reference - Worcester Campus
RT82 .A59 2010Available