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Corporate Author National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.

Title Pediatric nursing : scope and standards of practice / National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Society of Pediatric Nurses, American Nurses Association.

Publication Info. Silver Spring, Md. : American Nurses Association, 2008.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Description xiv, 178 pages ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction. Function of the scope of practice statement -- Definition and function of standards -- Development of standards -- Assumptions -- Organizing principles -- Standards of practice -- Standards of professional performance -- Measurement criteria -- Guidelines -- Summary -- Scope of pediatric nursing practice. Practice context -- Quality and outcome guidelines for nursing of children and families: Healthcare home; Family-centered care and management styles -- Evidence-based practice -- Differentiated areas of pediatric nursing practice: Pediatric nurse, generalist ; Advanced practice pediatric nurse (Pediatric clinical nurse specialist (PCNS), Pediatric nurse practitioner (PNP), Neonatal nurse practitioner (NNP)) -- Settings for pediatric nursing practice: Inpatient and acute care settings ; Perioperative and surgical settings ; Hospice and palliative care settings ; Ambulatory care settings ; Community health and school settings ; Transport settings ; Camp settings -- Caring for a diverse population -- Global perspectives of pediatric nursing -- Complementary therapies -- Education -- Certification -- Regulation -- Professional issues and trends -- Ethical issues in pediatric care -- Advocacy in pediatric care -- Continued commitment to the profession -- Standards of pediatric nursing practice -- Standards of practice. Standard 1. Assessment -- Standard 2. Diagnosis -- Standard 3. Outcomes identification -- Standard 4. Planning -- Standard 5. Implementation: Coordination of care and case management ; Health teaching and health promotion, restoration, and maintenance ; Consultation ; Prescriptive authority and treatment ; Referral -- Standard 6. Evaluation -- Standards of professional performance. Standard 7. Quality of practice -- Standard 8. Professional practice evaluation -- Standard 9. Education -- Standard 10. Collegiality -- Standard 11. Collaboration -- Standard 12. Ethics -- Standard 13. Research, evidence-based practice, and clinical scholarship -- Standard 14. Resource utilization -- Standard 15. Leadership -- Standard 16. Advocacy -- Appendix A: Scope and standards of practice, pediatric nurse practitioner (2004) -- Appendix B: Scope and standards of pediatric nursing practice (2003).
Subject Pediatric nursing -- Standards -- United States.
Pediatric Nursing -- standards -- Practice Guideline.
Clinical Competence -- Practice Guideline.
Nursing Care -- standards -- Practice Guideline.
Soins infirmiers en pédiatrie -- Normes -- États-Unis.
Pediatric nursing -- Standards. (OCoLC)fst01056460
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Society of Pediatric Nurses.
American Nurses Association.
ISBN 9781558102606 (paperback)
1558102604 (paperback)

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