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    5 Stars for Clinical Research for the Doctor of Nursing Practice, 3e

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 3, 2017 3:16:50 PM

    Conceptualizing, designing, and implementing research is a central tenant of Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs. Allison J. Terry's Clinical Research for the Doctor of Nursing Practice, Third Edition helps students incorporate this research in order to become agents of change in multiple healthcare settings. 

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    Topics: nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), Doody's

    Top 5 Reasons to Adopt Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge, Fourth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 3, 2017 11:36:10 AM

    Nursing informatics is an important part of not only the nursing curriculum but also the healthcare industry in general. Nowhere is this more clear than in the new edition of Dee McGonigle and Kathleen Mastrian's Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge. Designed to give nursing students current, practical, and powerful tools, it helps facilitate the move from information through knowledge to wisdom.

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    Topics: nursing, nursing informatics

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Publishes 2018 Nurse’s Drug Handbook

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 24, 2017 11:02:50 AM

    Having the latest information on drugs is essential for nurses. That's why we just published our 2018 Nurse’s Drug Handbook. Updated annually, it provides accurate and timely facts on hundreds of drugs from A-Z. Written in a no-nonsense style that speaks your language in terms you use every day, it offers concise and consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically.

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    Topics: nurse's drug handbook, nursing

    5-Star Review for Mary Elizabeth O’Brien’s Spirituality in Nursing: Standing on Holy Ground, Sixth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 20, 2017 4:38:35 PM

    Addressing the spiritual needs of patients is an essential part of nursing practice. Earlier this year we published a new edition of Mary Elizabeth O’Brien’s highly regarded Spirituality in Nursing: Standing on Holy Ground. Now we're so happy to share that it just received a 5-star review. According to Mary Therese Rinzel, MSN, from Viterbo University, writing for Doody’s Review Service,

    "With its updated and expanded content, this book…continues to offer readers an opportunity to delve into the importance of addressing the spiritual needs of their patients."

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, nursing, spirituality

    New Edition of Chism’s The Doctor of Nursing Practice Addresses Changing DNP Programs

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 16, 2017 2:35:27 PM

    Over the past few years, we've seen significant change in nursing education due to the call for Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) preparation. As a result, many institutions are rushing to implement their programs. The just published The Doctor of Nursing Practice: A Guidebook for Role Development and Professional Issues, Fourth Edition by Lisa Astalos Chism provides a comprehensive look at the role and career development for DNP students and professionals.

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    Topics: nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

    Ann J. Brorsen’s TCRN Certification Review Publishes

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 9, 2017 3:12:51 PM

    Are you or someone you know preparing to take the newly established Trauma Certified Registered Nurse (TCRN) exam developed by the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN)? Our just published TCRN Certification Review Ann J. Brorsen can help.

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    Topics: nursing, certification review

    Linnard-Palmer’s Pediatric Nursing Care Provides a Practical and Concept-Based Approach

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 19, 2017 1:26:07 PM

    Have you been looking for a succinct, accessible, and practical guide to pediatric nursing? We just published Pediatric Nursing Care: A Concept-Based Approach from experienced pediatric nurse and clinician, Luanne Linnard-Palmer. Using a core framework built around the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) competencies and family-centered care model, the text offers need-to-know content for safe and effective practices across a variety of settings and within interdisciplinary teams.

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    Topics: QSEN, New Text, nursing, Pediatric Nursing

    Donna Ignatavicius’s Teaching and Learning in a Concept-Based Curriculum Offers Practical Tools for Instructors and Students

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 11, 2017 4:40:02 PM

    The concept-based curriculum (CBC) is a hot topic in nursing right now. We are excited to announce the publication of Teaching and Learning in a Concept-Based Curriculum: A How-To Best Practice Approach, a practical text for teaching and evaluating students within a CBC. Written by preeminent nursing education consultant and thought leader in concept-based teaching and learning, Donna Ignatavicius, it meets the urgent need for authoritative resources to assist faculty with CBC development, implementation, and evaluation.

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    Topics: nursing, nursing education, Donna Ignatavicius, concept-based curriculum, cbc

    World Breastfeeding Week Highlights Uniting for the Common Good

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 2, 2017 5:06:41 PM

    Join us in celebrating the 25th annual World Breastfeeding Week. Observed internationally from August 1-7, World Breastfeeding Week showcases the importance of protecting, promoting, and supporting breastfeeding around the world. This year’s theme is “Sustaining Breastfeeding Together.”

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    Topics: breastfeeding, nursing, WABA, World Breastfeeding Week, breastfeeding

    Streamlined Financial Management for Nurse Managers, Fourth Edition Focuses on Core Financial Management Topics

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 31, 2017 4:51:51 PM

    Nurse leaders address financial management issues in a variety of settings, including hospitals, ambulatory/outpatient clinics, long-term care facilities, and home care. Our recently published Financial Management for Nurse Managers: Merging the Heart with the Dollar, Fourth Edition by J. Michael Leger and Janne Dunham-Taylor is a unique text that covers a wide-range of financial information, such as healthcare finance, economics, budgeting, reimbursements, accounting, and financial strategies.

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    Topics: New Edition, Janne Dunham-Taylor, nursing, financial management, financial management for nurse managers, J. Michael Leger

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