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    New Edition of Nursing Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Advanced Practice Demystifies Healthcare Ethics

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 28, 2017 4:43:50 PM

    Did you know that the recently published Nursing Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Advanced Practice, Third Edition by Pamela J. Grace is the only comprehensive textbook on the ethical issues faced by APNs giving front-line care? As such, it is a critically important resource for students preparing for advanced practice and nursing leadership in both the United States and around the world.

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    Topics: New Edition, nursing, Pamela J. Grace, Advanced Practice, nursing ethics, apn, Ethics

    5-Star Review for Butts and Rich's Nursing Ethics, Fourth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 5, 2016 3:39:36 PM

    Ethics are, without question, an essential component of nursing practice. For instance, the American Nurses Association deemed 2015 as the “Year of Ethics.” In addition, Gallop continually finds that the public sees nursing as the most honest and ethical profession.

    Now our highly regarded Nursing Ethics: Across the Curriculum and Into Practice, Fourth Edition by Janie B. Butts and Karen L. Rich has received a 5-star review. Debra Gorman-Badar, BS, MA, from Saint Louis University, writing for Doody's Review Service, assesses that it,

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    Topics: American Nurses Association, ANA, Doody's Review Service, Janie B. Butts, Karen L. Rich, nursing, Review, nursing ethics, Ethics

    Nurse-Led Care Initiatives Help Vulnerable Populations

    Posted by jessicaf on Aug 24, 2015 10:13:29 AM

    Vulnerable populations are often overlooked in many communities across the nation. As a result, nurse-led initiatives have provided care to those who might not otherwise have access. For example, in 1995, Dr. Andrea Bostrom opened the Herkimer Health Center in collaboration with the Grand Valley State University in an effort to provide mental health services to the vulnerable populations of the inner city. In 1999, a grant from the WK Kellogg Foundation help them with funding “for nurse managed clinic development at four Michigan university colleges of nursing: Wayne State, University of Michigan, Michigan State and Grand Valley State.”

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    Topics: nursing, Ethics, Health care

    Just Published: Nursing Ethics: Across the Curriculum and Into Practice, Fourth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 9, 2015 11:57:42 AM

    Healthcare ethics is constantly evolving to keep pace with new issues, policies, and laws that arise. That's what makes the recently published Nursing Ethics: Across the Curriculum and Into Practice, Fourth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by Janie B. Butts and Karen L. Rich so essential. Written to help prepare students and professionals for the moral issues they will encounter in nursing practice, the completely updated and revised Fourth Edition reflects the evolution of nursing ethics within heath care.

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    Topics: American Nurses Association, New Edition, ANA, Janie B. Butts, Karen L. Rich, Navigate, nursing ethics, Ethics

    ANA Designates 2015 as the "Year of Ethics"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 9, 2015 4:02:04 PM

    The American Nurses Association (ANA) recently deemed 2015 as the "Year of Ethics." Recognizing the importance of ethics in all aspects of nursing practice, ANA has also released a revised code of ethics for the profession, the first since 2001. According to ANA President, Pamela F. Cipriano, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN,

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    Topics: American Nurses Association, New Edition, ANA, Janie B. Butts, Karen L. Rich, Navigate, nursing, nursing ethics, Ethics

    Review: Nursing Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Advanced Practice, Second Edition "is an excellent reference"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 6, 2014 10:20:50 AM

    Excellent news to share-- Nursing Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Advanced Practice, Second Edition by Pamela J. Grace just received a 5-star review from Doody's Review Service. According to reviewer, Colleen E. Tepen, BSN, from Saint Louis University, it "provides a number of practical tools to aid advanced practice nursing professionals (APNs) as they address complex ethical issues encountered in daily practice."

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    Topics: advanced practice nursing, Doody's Review Service, nursing practice, Pamela J. Grace, Review, Ethics

    New Review: Essentials of Nursing Law and Ethics, Second Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 2, 2014 3:35:01 PM

    The Midwest Book Review recently published a review of Essentials of Nursing Law and Ethics, Second Edition by Susan J. Westrick, deeming it "an excellent college-level text for any involved in the nursing profession."

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    Topics: Midwest Book Review, Review, Law, nursing law and ethics, Ethics, Susan J. Westrick

    An Authoritative and Accessible Text on Nursing Law and Ethics

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 11, 2013 5:51:54 PM

    The legal aspects of nursing are often complicated and intimidating to students. Yet, they relate to everything from patient and environmental health and safety to error reduction and ethical boundaries-- and even social media used by nursing staff. That's why we've published Essentials of Nursing Law and Ethics, Second Edition by Susan J. Westrick, JD, MS, RN, CNE, a nurse attorney who makes complex legal topics understandable while providing accurate and well-researched content relevant to practice.

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    Topics: New Edition, Law, nursing law, Ethics, legal ethics, Susan J. Westrick

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Author Leading LA Breastfeeding Workshop

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 5, 2012 12:23:08 PM
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    Topics: Author, breastfeeding, IBCLC, IBLCE, lactation, Law, Worls Health Organization, Breastfeeding Task Force of Greater Los Angeles, Community Perinatal Network, Ethics, Liz Brooks, San Gabriel Valley Medical Center

    New Review: Nursing Ethics is "an excellent textbook for nursing students"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 27, 2012 5:28:50 PM

    Doody’s Review Service recently awarded 4-stars to Nursing Ethics: Across the Curriculum and Into Practice, Third Edition by Janie B. Butts and Karen L. Rich.

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, Janie B. Butts, Karen L. Rich, Review, nursing ethics, Ethics

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