Quantum Leadership: Advancing Innovation, Transforming Health Care

The third edition has been completely revised and updated and contains two new chapters: Creating Context: Innovation as a Way of Life and Evidentiary Leadership: An Expanded Lens to Determine Healthcare Value. Quantum leadership: advancing innovation, transforming Health Care, Third Edition provides leaders in the health care industry with the skills they need to ensure that their organizations are guided accurately and effectively through periods of transformation.

. As rapid changes continue to affect the health care system, this text offers strategies for handling challenges that arise in health care organizations to better assist leaders in creating a healing environment for both the providers and consumers of health care.

Leadership and Nursing Care Management

New! full-color design makes content more vivid and realistic. New! chapter on communication and Care Coordination covers these integral topics. New! updates to critical thinking exercises, research notes, case studies, and references offer the most current information. New! updated sections on Current Issues and Trends reflect the latest topics in the field.

New! relevant web Sites boxes provide authoritative resources for additional research. Coverage features the most up-to-date, staffing and scheduling, human resources, safe work environments, cultural considerations, preventing employee injury, research-based blend of practice and theory related to topics such as: the nursing professional's role in law and ethics, outcomes management, care management, delegation, and time and stress management.

Unique! chapters divided according to AONE competencies for nurse leaders, managers, and executives. Research notes in each chapter summarize relevant nursing leadership and management studies and highlight practical applications of research findings. Case studies at the end of each chapter present real-world leadership and management situations and illustrate how key concepts can be applied to actual practice.

Critical thinking questions at the end of each chapter present clinical situations followed by critical thinking questions to help you reflect on chapter content, critically analyze the information, and apply it to the situation. Uniquely organized around the aone competencies, this trusted resource gives you an easy-to-understand, in-depth look at today’s most prevalent nursing leadership and management topics.

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Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice

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Grounded in leadership theory and the latest research, highly practical Fourth Edition includes a new chapter on how leaders can embrace  diversity and inclusion, the fully updated, as well as new material on the dark side of leadership and a new ethical leadership style questionnaire. Northouse’s bestselling introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice provides readers with a clear overview of the complexities of practicing leadership and concrete strategies for becoming better leaders.


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Middle Range Theories: Application to Nursing Research and Practice

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The authors provide expert advice on selecting the appropriate theory for a nursing research project and developing the critical thinking skills needed to critique theories. Lippincott williams & wilkins. Every theory chapter includes examples of the theory’s use in research, its application to clinical practice and critical thinking exercises.

The most complete and detailed book devoted to middle range theories, Middle Range Theories: Application to Nursing Research and Practice examines theories and their applications in clinical nursing research and practice. Used book in Good Condition. Each theory chapter provides the nurse researcher with a variety of tools.


Theoretical Basis for Nursing

Designed for one of the core courses taught in all graduate nursing programs, concise, this text is the most contemporary, and readable nursing theory textbook on the market. It presents historical perspectives on the development of nursing theory, behavioral, assessments of concept and theory development and theory evaluation, and biomedical sciences, middle-range theories, and shared theories from other disciplines in the sociologic, focusing on the application of theory.

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Delivering Health Care in America: A Systems Approach

Because of its far-reaching scope, different aspects of the Affordable Care Act ACA are woven throughout all 14 chapters. Still has unused student access code. Health care system woven throughout the book- new "aca takeaway" section in each chapter as well as a new Topical Reference Guide to the ACA at the front of the book- Updated tables and figures, updates on Healthy People 2020, current research findings, data from the 2010 census, and more- Detailed coverage of the U.

S. The reader will find a gradual unfolding of this complex and cumbersome law so it can be slowly digested. Using a unique "systems" approach, the text brings together an extraordinary breadth of information into a highly accessible, easy-to-read resource that clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance while presenting a solid overview of how the various components fit together.

While the book maintains its basic structure and layout, the Sixth Edition is nonetheless the most substantive revision ever of this unique text. Some writing and highlighting. Used book in Good Condition. Delivering health care in america, enhanced Sixth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access, is the most current and comprehensive overview of the basic structures and operations of the U.

S. Health care can no longer remain isolated from globalization, the authors have added new global perspectives, which the readers will encounter in several chapters.

Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions

Used book in Good Condition. Lippincott williams & wilkins. Continuing in its well-known tradition of readability and vivid, full-color illustrations, the text is updated with the latest research and trends in human disease. Used book in Good Condition. Concise and readable approach includes the information you need without overwhelming you, even if you have a limited scientific background.

Unique! apply your knowledge questions ask you to use what you’ve learned to predict What can go wrong with this structure or system, transitioning you from normal anatomy and physiology into pathophysiology. Unique! think about questions alert you to important points and help with self-evaluation, test preparation, and review.

Warning signs boxes help in identifying the pre-emptive signs of physiologic events such as strokes. Emergency treatment boxes give step-by-step instructions to follow for emergencies such as shock, cardiac arrest, and pneumothorax. Research boxes discuss new developments, problem areas of pathophysiology, and complications associated with research.

Key terms, learning objectives, and bulleted chapter summaries help you focus on key concepts and information. New! all chapters updated to include new data on major diseases and other changes in guidelines and the literature, updated drug therapy content, expanded coverage of viruses, new research on the links between mental health and biochemical/physiologic factors, reflecting latest developments in pathophysiology including, new cancer treatments, and much more!NEW! Streamlined narrative content enhances the readability of imperative information.

Gould’s pathophysiology for the Health Professions, 6th Edition is a concise, easy-to-understand introduction to the fundamentals of pathophysiology.

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th Edition

Although it is specifically designed to help writers in the behavioral sciences and social sciences, anyone who writes non-fiction prose can benefit from its guidance. Lippincott williams & wilkins. It has also been thoroughly rethought and reorganized, making it the most user-friendly "Publication Manual" the APA has ever produced.

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It provides invaluable guidance on all aspects of the writing process, from the ethics of authorship to the word choice that best reduces bias in language.

Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice and Research

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Health Promotion in Nursing Practice 7th Edition Health Promotion in Nursing Practice Pender

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