Teaching nursing students about population health and community health nursing is essential in today's healthcare environment. Our recently published Community Health Nursing: Caring for the Public’s Health, Third Edition by Karen Saucier Lundy and Sharyn Janes focuses on health promotion and primary prevention in the community. Completely updated and revised, it presents heath care within the population’s cultural context, whether influenced by age, gender, race, or ethnicity. What's more, each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, 10 interactive scenarios, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.
Crafted in collaboration with many well-known and respected experts in the field, the Third Edition was also guided by the Association of Community Health Nursing Educators Essentials of Baccalaureate Nursing Education for Entry Level Practice in Community/Public Health Nursing. Each chapter reflects the core functions of public health issues and includes coverage of complementary and alternative approaches, popular media examples, and current fiction/non-fiction literature examples. The authors also employ a unique pedagogical approach by structuring the text around reflective and connected learning thorough the inclusion of art, poetry, narratives, media, and literature.
New to the Third Edition:
- Overview of the post 9/11 and Katrina environments
- Coverage of the Affordable Care Act
- Case studies
- Research briefs
- Interactive Scenarios