Dealing with ethical issues in nursing practice

Johnstone, Megan-Jane 2007, Dealing with ethical issues in nursing practice. In Chang, Esther May Lan and Daly, John (ed), Transitions in nursing : preparing for professional practice, Elsevier Australia, Marrickville, N.S.W..

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Title Dealing with ethical issues in nursing practice
Author(s) Johnstone, Megan-Jane
Title of book Transitions in nursing : preparing for professional practice
Editor(s) Chang, Esther May Lan
Daly, John
Publication date 2007
Chapter number 10
Total chapters 21
Total pages 1
Publisher Elsevier Australia
Place of Publication Marrickville, N.S.W.
Keyword(s) Nursing -- Practice
Summary Transitions in Nursing is an important book for undergraduate nurses and recent graduates as they move from student nurse to graduate nurse. As with the 1st edition, this book has been written by a breadth of Australian academics and clinical nurse practitioners. Unique in its Australian foundation and application, this book deals with all the professional issues nursing students need to consider as they prepare to move from university to the workplace of the graduate nurse.
Notes Contents: 1 Managing the transition from student to graduate nurse -- 2 Becoming a competent, confident professional practitioner -- 3 Becoming part of a team -- 4 Understanding organisational culture in the community health setting -- 5 Understanding organisational culture in the hospital setting -- 6 Preparing for role transition -- 7 Processes of change in bureaucratic environments -- 8 Caring for self: the role of collaboration, healthy lifestyle and balance -- 9 Managing approaches to nursing care delivery -- 10 Dealing with ethical issues in nursing practice -- 11 Communication for effective nursing -- 12 On gender in nursing: a discussion of issues and directions -- 13 Perspectives on quality in nursing -- 14 Managing emotional reactions in patients, families and colleagues. 15 Excellence in practice: technology and the registered nurse -- 16 Establishing and maintaining a professional profile: issues in the first year of practice -- 17 Dealing with the theory/practice gap in clinical practice -- 18 Reflective practice for the graduate nurse -- 19 Mentoring for new graduates -- 20 Professional career development: development of the CAPABLE nursing professional -- 21 Transitional programs.
ISBN 9780729538367
Edition 2nd
Language eng
Field of Research 111099 Nursing not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 970111 Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
HERDC Research category B1.1 Book chapter
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