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    New Edition of Timely and Essential Health Policy and Politics

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 8, 2017 4:16:39 PM

    In today's world, health policy is not only complicated but also fundamental to the nursing process. That's what makes the recently published Health Policy and Politics: A Nurse's Guide, Sixth Edition by Jeri A. Milstad and Nancy M. Short so important.

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    Topics: health policy

    New review praises "well-written" Global Health Care: Issues and Policies, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 22, 2016 5:13:27 PM

    From the Zika outbreak to battling HIV/AIDS, global health care affects everyone. As a result, it's never been more important to educate nursing students on the issues and policies that will impact them throughout their careers. The recently published Global Health Care: Issues and Policies, Third Edition by Carol Holtz addresses international health and health care at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. In a new 4-star review, Sharon K. Byrne, DrNP APN NP-C CNE, from The College of New Jersey writes for Doody's Review Service that,

    "This well-written book and website…provides users at all levels and in all healthcare professions valuable supplemental materials that promote learning. [It] includes contributions from many recognized individuals in the expanding field."

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, Global health, health policy, nursing, Review, health policy, Carol Holtz

    New Edition of Carol Holtz’s Global Health Care

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 23, 2016 5:45:41 PM

    In today's connected world, it's essential for nursing students to have a firm grasp on global health issues and policies. Our just published Global Health Care: Issues and Policies, Third Edition by Carol Holtz addresses international health and health care at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Written by academic authors, scientists, and health practitioners, it outlines health policy issues from various geographic regions while also explaining the impact that world events have on them.

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    Topics: New Edition, Global health, health policy, Navigate, nursing, health policy, Carol Holtz

    New Nursing Program Seeks to Improve Health Policy

    Posted by jessicaf on Jul 28, 2015 10:53:14 AM

    Health care policy is a hot topic in politics right now, and it is crucial that nurses join the conversation. In a recent article, Advance Healthcare Network for Nurses argues that “all too often, the body of people making decisions and planning societal changes lacks a clinical healthcare background.” However, one university has created a program to help change that.

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    Topics: health policy, Jeri A. Milstead, nursing, nursing research, Webinar, Government, Health care, Health Policy and Politics, Leadership, The University of New Mexico College of Nursing

    New Review for Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals, Second Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 1, 2015 11:11:13 AM

    Great news to share-- we've just received a new review for Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals, Second Edition by Donna M. Nickitas, Donna J. Middaugh, and Nancy Aries. According to Carole Ann Kenner, PhD, RN, FAAN, The College of New Jersey, for Doody's Review Service, the new edition,

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    Topics: health policy, Navigate, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, Review, Donna M. Nickitas, Nancy Aries, Donna J. Middaugh, Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Pr

    New Review: Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice, and Research, Fourth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 29, 2015 10:34:08 AM

    Earlier this year, we published Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice, and Research, Fourth Edition by Mary de Chesnay and Barbara A. Anderson, an essential resource that explores vulnerability from the perspective of individuals, groups, communities, and populations.

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, health policy, Navigate, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, Review, health policy, Caring for the Vulnerable, community health nursing, Mary de Chesnay, public health nursing

    New Review: Health Policy and Politics: A Nurse’s Guide, Fifth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 23, 2015 11:18:03 AM

    Reviews are already coming in for the recently published Health Policy and Politics: A Nurse’s Guide, Fifth Edition by Jeri A. Milstead.

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, health policy, Jeri A. Milstead, Review, health policy, Health Policy and Politics

    New Edition: Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice, and Research

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 13, 2015 5:27:38 PM

    The recently published Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice, and Research, Fourth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by Mary de Chesnay explores vulnerability from the perspective of individuals, groups, communities, and populations. Written by nurses for nurses, it integrates the theoretical with the practical to help students and professionals care for vulnerable populations, develop programs that make an impact in serving this community, and influence health policy.

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    Topics: New Edition, dnp, doctor of nursing practice, health policy, Navigate, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, nursing, health policy, Caring for the Vulnerable, community health nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), Mary de Chesnay, public health nursing, Recently Published

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Announces Upcoming Nursing Forum

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 6, 2015 4:52:50 PM

    What are you doing on April 17? Join us at the Conference Center at Waltham Woods for an interactive and informative Nursing Forum on Educating the Next Generation of Nurses.

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    Topics: Margaret Reneau, professional development, Anita Finkelma, Diane Hanley, health policy, Jeri Milstead, Navigate, nursing, nursing education, Patty Spurr, Technology

    Health Policy and Politics, Fifth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access Now Available

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 11, 2015 10:40:14 AM

    Are you looking for a text that helps nursing students understand the link between policy and political action? The recently published Health Policy and Politics: A Nurse's Guide, Fifth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by Jeri A. Milstead explores the entire health policy process, from agenda setting to policy and program evaluation. It includes expanded information about the breadth and depth of policy making, as well as the impact of social media, economics, finance, and other current topics.

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    Topics: New Edition, health policy, Jeri A. Milstead, Navigate, health policy, Health Policy and Politics

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