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Delegating of Nursing Care

Delegating of Nursing Care - 05 edition

Delegating of Nursing Care - 05 edition

ISBN13: 9781401814052

ISBN10: 1401814050

Delegating of Nursing Care by Patricia Kelly-Heidenthal and Maureen T. Marthaler - ISBN 9781401814052
Edition: 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: Delmar Learning
Published: 2005
International: No
Delegating of Nursing Care by Patricia Kelly-Heidenthal and Maureen T. Marthaler - ISBN 9781401814052

ISBN13: 9781401814052

ISBN10: 1401814050

Summary

The long standing nursing shortage has prompted many institutions to rely on nurses to delegate critical tasks. Delegation of Nursing Care establishes safe delegation as an indispensable skill in delivering quality patient care. The book discusses the demanding roles of a professional nurse and explores the elements of decision making nurses use most. It also highlights the importance of communication, time management, and accountability, and is designed to build the diverse skills needed in the world of nursing.

Product Benefits:

  • Case Studies, Real World Interviews, Stop and Think Exercises, Literature Applications
  • Various Points of View presented by interviews with staff nurses, nursing administrators, physicians, and etc.
  • NCLEX style review questions, and activities
  • Literature Applications link current studies to daily practice and include citations, discussion points, and implications for nursing practice.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Concept of Delegation.
Delegation Decision Making Grid and The Five Rights.
Effective Communication Time Management and Setting Priorities.
Time Management and Setting Priorities.
Legal Aspects of Patient Care and Delegation