Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care | 0323241441(0 customer reviews) $32.99
Emphasizing analysis of cutting-edge healthcare issues and first-person stories, Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care, 7th Edition is the leader in assisting learners to develop skills in influencing policy in today's growing health care environment. Nearly 150 expert contributors offer a wide range of topics in this classic text, giving a more complete background than can be found in any other policy textbook on the market. Discussions incorporate the newly updates on dispute management, health economics, lobbying, the use of media, and working with communities for transformation. With these insights and policies, you'll be prepared to play a leadership role in the four spheres in which nurses are politically active: the workplace, government, professional organizations, and the community. Comprehensive coverage of healthcare policies and politics gives a broader knowledge of nursing leadership and political activism, as well as complex business and commercial issues. Taking Action essays involve personal accounts of how nurses have engaged in politics and what they have fulfilled. Expert authors make up a virtual Nursing Who's Who in healthcare policy, sharing information and personal prospects gained in the crafting of healthcare policy. Winner of several American Journal of Nursing "Book of the Year" awards! Nine NEW chapters guarantee you have the most up-to-date learning on important topics such as ethical dimensions of policy and politics, patient engagement, public health, women's reproductive health, emergency preparedness, new health insurance exchanges, and much more extra. NEW! The latest information and perspectives are implemented by nursing leaders who influenced health care reformation, including the Affordable Care Act. NEW! Emphasis on evidence-based policy throughout the text. NEW! A list of web links is added in most chapters for further study.
- ISBN-13: 9780323241441
- ISBN-10: 0323241441
- Publisher- Elsevier
- Language- English