Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing by Constance Dahlin, Patrick J. Coyne, Betty R. Ferrell

By Constance Dahlin, Patrick J. Coyne, Betty R. Ferrell

Advanced perform Palliative Nursing is the 1st textual content dedicated to complex perform nursing care of the heavily unwell and demise. This accomplished paintings addresses all features of palliative care together with actual, mental, social, and religious wishes. Chapters contain: signs universal in severe affliction, pediatric palliative care, non secular and existential matters, concerns round the function and serve as of the complicated perform nurse (APN), repayment, and nursing management on palliative care groups. every one bankruptcy includes case examples and a powerful proof base to help the best quality of care. The textual content is written by means of leaders within the box and comprises authors who've pioneered the function of the complicated perform nurse in palliative care. This quantity deals complex perform content material and sensible assets for scientific perform throughout all settings of care and encompassing every age, from pediatrics to geriatrics.

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J Supportive Oncol. 2010 Jan-Feb; 8(1): 21–7. CHAPTER 2 Fundamental Skills and Education for the Palliative Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Dorothy Wholihan and Charles Tilley Key Points ◆ The American Nurses Association and Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association document Palliative Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice and the competencies defined by HPNA guide the education of advanced palliative nursing practice. ◆ The regulatory standards developed by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing and detailed in the Licensing, Accreditation, Certification, and Education (LACE) model define palliative care as an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) specialty practice, which is achieved by professional board certification.

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