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    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 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

    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

    Recently Published: The Most Current Health Promotion Text Available

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 26, 2013 5:11:47 PM

    Nurses are a central component in promoting healthy behavior to the general public, their clients, and their community. In Contemporary Health Promotion in Nursing Practice, Bonnie Raingruber examines the nurse's role in health promotion and illustrates how healthy behaviors, like weight management, positive dietary changes, smoking cessation, and exercise, are more likely to be adopted by clients if nurses adopt these same behaviors.

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    Topics: Health literacy, health policy, New Text, health policy, health promotion, Bonnie Raingruber, community health nursing

    New on CourseSmart: Health Policy, Sixth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 2, 2012 12:29:25 PM

    Health Policy: Crisis and Reform, Sixth Edition by Carroll L. Estes, Susan A. Chapman, Catherine Dodd, Brooke Hollister, and Charlene Harrington is now available as a CourseSmart eBook.

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    Topics: health policy, Catherine Dodd, health policy, healthcare delivery, healthcare policy, healthcare reform, arroll L. Estes, Brooke Hollister, Charlene Harrington, healthcare environment, Susan A. Chapman

    New Review: Health Policy and Politics, Fourth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 25, 2012 12:22:38 PM

    Health Policy and Politics:  A Nurse's Guide, Fourth Edition by Jeri A. Milstead just received 4-Stars from Doody’s Review Service! According to reviewer, Carole Ann Kenner, PhD, MSN, BSN at Northeastern University Bouve College of Health Sciences,

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, health policy, Jeri A. Milstead, nurse, nursing, Review, agenda setting, health policy, health politics, policy making

    New on CourseSmart: Health Policy and Politics, Fourth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 23, 2012 4:03:15 PM

    Health Policy and Politics: A Nurse's Guide, Fourth Edition by Jeri A. Milstead is now available as a CourseSmart eBook.

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    Topics: New Edition, health policy, Jeri A. Milstead, nurse, nursing, agenda setting, health policy, health politics, policy making

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