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Nurse Practitioners The Evolution and Future of Advanced Practice

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ISBN-10: 0826118216

ISBN-13: 9780826118219

Edition: 5th 2010

Authors: Eileen Sullivan-Marx, Diane Mcgivern, Julie Fairman, Sherry Greenberg

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This fifth edition discusses the evolution and future of advanced practice nursing, primarily for APN faculty and APN/NP practitioners as well as for leaders and administrators in education. Fully updated and expanded, the book comprehensively describes the historical, social, economic, and global contexts of advanced practice nursing. The team of expert contributors provides a wealth of insight into key issues of the day, such as the mechanics of financial recognition of NPs, the effects of managed care, and the globalization of advanced practice models.
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Book details

List price: $65.00
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Historical and Current Social Context
Historic and Historical Opportunities: Nurse Practitioners and the Opportunities of Health Reform
Evolution of Advanced Practice: "Coming to Terms" With Nurse Practitioner Definitions and Descriptions
Current Status of Advanced-Practice Nurses in the United States and Throughout the Globe
Consumer Role for Nurse Practitioner Care: Center to Champion Nursing in America
Public Relations Strategies for Nurse Practitioners
Research Supporting Nurse Practitioners and Their Practice
Research in Support of Nurse Practitioners
Long-Term Outcomes of Advanced-Practice Nursing
Regulatory and Policy Environments
State Health Care Reform: The Role of Nurse Practitioners in Massachusetts
Consensus Model for Advanced-Practice Nurse Regulation: A New Approach
Politics of Organized Opposition: A Case Example
The Idiosyncratic Politics of Prescriptive Authority: Comparing Two States' Legislative Negotiations
Integration of Nurse Practitioners in the Health Care Environment
Environmental Factors Shaping Advanced Practice
Nurse-Managed Health Centers
The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and the Child With Type 1 Diabetes: Partnership and Collaboration
Adult Health and Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Care
Nurse Practitioner Contributions to HIV Care
Roles of Nurse Practitioners in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Ethical Issues in Advanced-Practice Nursing
Business and Payment Structures for Nurse Practitioners
Business, Policy, and Politics: Success Factors for Nurse Practitioner Practice
Systems of Payment for Advanced-Practice Nurses
Nurse Practitioners Navigating Managed Care
Community-Based Health Centers: Nurse Practitioners Contributing to Access
Quality and Safety: Critical Components of a Nurse Practitioner Business Model
Global Health and Future Challenges
Global Health and Future Challenges
The Evolution and Future of Nurse Practitioners in New Zealand
Advanced-Practice Nursing in Ireland
One Look at the Future
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