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    Review: Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice, Fourth Edition is "a well-rounded view of the subject"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 19, 2016 10:32:09 AM

    Role development is such an important component to a successful nursing career, one that includes a strong foundation in teamwork and collaboration, communication, leadership, quality improvement, and safety. In a recent 4-star review of Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice, Fourth Edition by Kathleen Masters, Beth A. Ammerman, MSN, BSN, from Linden Family Medicine, writing for Doody's Review Service, deems it,

    "…a well-rounded view of the subject. This is a solid tool for beginning students in nursing. This update, which incorporates nursing core competencies, critical thinking, and case studies, is justified."

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    Topics: QSEN, Doody's Review Service, Kathleen Masters, Navigate, nursing, nursing practice, Review, NOF, Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice

    New Edition: Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 24, 2015 10:27:56 AM

    In order to build a strong foundation for a successful nursing career, nursing students need to develop competencies in teamwork and collaboration, communication, leadership, quality improvement, and safety. The recently published Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice, Fourth Edition by Kathleen Masters maintains a focus on professional role socialization and integrates the Nurse of the Future (NOF): Nurse Core Competency model throughout. Also examined are issues within the context of the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) competencies.

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    Topics: New Edition, QSEN, Kathleen Masters, Navigate, nursing, NOF, Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice

    5-Star Review: Nursing Theories: A Framework for Professional Practice, Second Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 22, 2014 4:33:24 PM

    Excellent news to share-- Nursing Theories: A Framework for Professional Practice, Second Edition by Kathleen Masters just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service. According to reviewer, Patricia E. Zander, MSN, PhD, RN, from Viterbo University, it "provides a wealth of information, but does not overwhelm readers new to theoretical thinking."

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, Kathleen Masters, nursing research, Nursing Theories, nursing theory, Review

    Just Published: Nursing Theories: A Framework for Professional Practice, Second Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 14, 2014 4:33:16 PM

    Theoretical content can be difficult to understand. Our recently published Nursing Theories: A Framework for Professional Practice, Second Edition by Kathleen Masters approaches theory in language that's familiar to students and practicing nurses while focusing on how to apply nursing practice in the context of the nursing process.

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    Topics: New Edition, Kathleen Masters, nursing research, nursing theory

    New Review: Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 11, 2013 2:25:29 PM

    Reviews are already coming in for Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice, Third Edition by Kathleen Masters. Doody's Review Service just awarded it 4 stars!

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, Kathleen Masters, nursing practice, Review, NOF, Nurse of the Future, Nursing Core Competencies

    Just Published: Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jan 8, 2013 11:23:27 AM

    We just published a new edition of the key textbook for professional role development courses. Role Development in Professional Nursing Practice, Third Edition by Kathleen Masters examines the progression of the professional nursing role and provides students with a solid foundation for a successful career.

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    Topics: New Edition, Kathleen Masters, Introduction to Professional Nursing Practice, Professional Role Development in Nursing Practice, Role Development, Role Development in Nursing Practice, Socialization to Professional Nursing

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