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    New Edition of Spirituality in Nursing Explores Contemporary Issues in Today's Complex World

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 14, 2017 3:41:00 PM

    Mary Elizabeth O'Brien's Spirituality in Nursing: Standing on Holy Ground is perhaps the most comprehensive text on spirituality and nursing currently in print. Now in its Sixth Edition, it continues as an invaluable resource for spirituality-focused nursing courses at all levels of education. Examining the relationship between spirituality and the practice of nursing, topics include the history of nursing from a spiritual perspective, how to assess a patient's spiritual needs, and the nurse's role in spiritual care.

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    Topics: New Edition, nursing, Mary Elizabeth O'Brien, nursing practice, spirituality

    Significant Future Growth Expected for Three Nursing Specialties

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 20, 2012 6:07:09 PM

    Are you thinking about exploring a new nursing specialty? Or have your students been asking which specialties to choose in their future careers? According to Scrubs Magazine, three poised for future growth are informatics, telemedicine, and geriatrics. Why are these the ones to watch? Let's take a look at each.

    Informatics

    In today's high-tech hospitals, informatics nurses are indispensable in helping create and analyze software to help make nurses more effective and better trained. A recent article in Scrubs Magazine reported that,

    "If you’re an informatics nurse, you could find yourself on a typical day observing and interviewing other nurses to determine what their needs are and help the computer programs make their lives easier. You would also assist in deciding how computers help the patient to receive better care."

    With technology growing at an unprecedented pace, nurses and students need to understand informatics and its impact on the health care system. Combining the best-selling text, Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge, Second Edition, by Dee McGonigle and Kathleen Mastrian with exciting online learning activities and animations that bring difficult informatics concepts to life, Navigate eFolio: Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge is the complete online solution for nursing informatics courses.

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    Topics: informatics, Maryalice Jordan-Marsh, Affordable Care Act, American Nurses Credentialing Center, Dee McGonigle, geriatrics, Health Information Technology for Economic and Cli, HITECH, Kathleen Mastrian, Kristen L. Mauk, navigate, nursing practice, nursing specialty, Scrubs Magazine, telemedicine, nursing practice

    It’s National Nurse Anesthetists Week!

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jan 25, 2012 5:02:10 PM

    Nurse Anesthetists, this is your week! Please join us in celebrating the 13th annual National Nurse Anesthetists Week from January 22-28, 2012. This year’s theme is “Quality and Excellence in Anesthesia Care.” Established by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA), National Nurse Anesthetists Week was created to encourage Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) to take the opportunity to educate the public about anesthesia safety, questions to ask prior to undergoing surgery, and the benefits of receiving anesthesia care from nurse anesthetists.

    Jones & Bartlett Learning would like to thank all the indispensable Nurse Anesthetists by offering a limited-time 20% off plus free shipping on any of our titles. Simply use Coupon Code NNAW12 at checkout to apply the discount. Don’t delay; the offer expires on 01/28/2012. Order online at www.jblearning.com/nursing.

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    Topics: advanced practice nursing, nursing, nursing practice, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, AANA, American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, certification, CRNA, Nurse Anesthetist, nursing care, nursing practice

    Review: Nurse as Educator

    Posted by admin on Oct 12, 2011 2:56:56 PM

    Nurse as Educator: Principles of Teaching and Learning for Nursing Practice, Third Edition

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    Topics: advanced practice nursing, nurse practitioner, nursing, nursing practice, nursing theory, Review, review, Nurse Practitioner, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), nursing practice

    Now on CourseSmart: Chronic Illness

    Posted by admin on Oct 7, 2011 9:20:44 AM

    Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention, Seventh Edition
    Pamala D. Larsen, PhD, CRRN, FNGNA, Associate Dean and Professor, Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming
    Ilene Morof Lubkin, RN, MS, GNP, California State University, California
    Print ISBN-13: 9780763796068  |  Ebook ISBN: 9781449605162  |  © 2009

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    Topics: AJN, New Edition, Impact, nursing, nursing practice, illness, Medication, medication, new edition, Nurse Practitioner, chronic, intervention, managed care, management, nursing care, nursing practice

    Now on CourseSmart: Pharmacology for Nurse Anesthesiology

    Posted by admin on Oct 7, 2011 9:09:16 AM

    Pharmacology for Nurse Anesthesiology
    Richard G. Ouellette, CRNA, MEd, Moses Cone Health Care Systems, Wesley Long Community Hospital, Greensboro, North Carolina
    Joseph A. Joyce, CRNA, BS, Moses Cone Health System, Wesley Long Community Hospital, Greensboro, North Carolina
    Print ISBN-13: 9780763786076  |  Ebook ISBN 9781449651312  |  © 2011

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    Topics: New Text, nursing, nursing practice, pharmacology, chemical, Medication, medication, Nurse Practitioner, anesthesia, anesthesiology, biological, nursing care, nursing practice

    Just Published: New Edition of Clinical Guidelines for Advanced Practice Nursing

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 5, 2011 5:00:46 PM

    Jones & Bartlett Learning is pleased to announce the recent publication of:

    Clinical Guidelines for Advanced Practice Nursing: An Interdisciplinary Approach, Second Edition

    Geraldine M. Collins-Bride, RN, ANP, MS, Health Sciences Clinical Professor and Adult Nurse Practitioner, University of California, San Francisco

    JoAnne M. Saxe, RN, ANP, DNP, MS, Health Sciences Clinical Professor and Adult Nurse Practitioner, University of California, San Francisco

    ISBN-13: 978-0-7637-7414-1 | Paperback |  672 pages | © 2013

    Clinical Guidelines for Advanced Practice Nursing: An Interdisciplinary Approach, Second Edition is an accessible and practical reference designed to help nurses and students with daily clinical decision making. Written in collaboration with certified nurse midwives, clinical nurse specialists, nurse practitioners, nutritionists, pharmacists, and physicians, it fosters a team approach to health care. Divided into four areas—Pediatrics, Gynecology, Obstetrics, and, Adult General Medicine—and following a lifespan approach, it utilizes the S-O-A-P (Subjective-Objective-Assessment-Plan) format. Additionally, the authors explore complex chronic disease management, health promotion across the lifespan, and professional and legal issues such as reimbursement, billing, and the legal scope of practice.

    Sample Chapter 1

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    Topics: advanced practice nursing, New Edition, New Text, nurse practitioner, Nurse Practitioner, familly nurse practitioner, fnp, nursing practice, Recently Published, ucsf, university of california san francisco

    Review: Advanced Nursing Research

    Posted by admin on Oct 5, 2011 11:12:25 AM

    Advanced Nursing Research: From Theory to Practice
    Ruth M. Tappen, EdD, RN, FAAN, Christine E. Lynn Eminent Scholar and Professor, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida
    ISBN-13: 9780763765682  |  © 2011

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    Topics: New Text, New text, nursing, nursing practice, nursing theory, Review, review, advanced, Nurse Practitioner, nursing practice, research

    JBL attending 4th Annual DNP Conference in New Orleans

    Posted by admin on Sep 8, 2011 9:45:19 AM

    Will you be at the Fourth Annual National Doctors of Nursing Practice Conference in New Orleans? JBLearning will be there so come by the exhibit hall and say hi!

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    Topics: dnp, health policy, nursing, nursing practice, Nurse Practitioner, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), New Orleans, nursing practice, Policy

    Nursing Ethics & Informatics Texts: Now on CourseSmart

    Posted by admin on Sep 1, 2011 10:31:21 AM

    Now available on CourseSmart:

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    Topics: Award, informatics, New Edition, New Text, New text, nursing, nursing practice, nursing theory, Grace, honor society, McGonigle, new edition, Nurse Practitioner, OJNI, Online Journal of Nursing Informatics, Penn State, award, Boston College, Ethics, Jesuit, Mastrian, nursing practice, Technology

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