Introduction to Quality and Safety Education for Nurses

Editor/Author Kelly, Patricia, Christie-McAuliffe, Carolyn and Vottero, Beth A.
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-8261-2385-5
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 75
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: June 2019
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This second edition of Introduction to Quality and Safety Education for Nurses has been thoroughly updated with a leadership and management perspective while retaining core content that unpacks the knowledge and skills required of entry-level nurses in each of the six Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) domains.

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  • About the Contributors
  • Contributors
  • Foreword - Mary A. Dolansky, PhD, RN, FAAN
  • Foreword - Ronda G. Hughes, PhD, MHS, RN, CLNC, FAAN
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Unit I. Introduction to Quality and Safety Education for Nurses: Core Competencies for Nursing Leadership and Management
  • 1. Overview of Patient Safety and Quality of Care - Ronda G. Hughes
  • 2. Quality and Safety Education for Nurses - Catherine C. Alexander, Gail Armstrong, and Amy J. Barton
  • 3. Nurses as Leaders and Managers for Safe, High-Quality Patient Care - Carolyn A. Christie-McAuliffe
  • 4. Quality and Safety in High-Reliability Organizations - Patti Ludwig-Beymer
  • 5. Legal and Ethical Aspects of Nursing - Theodore M. McGinn
  • 6. Delegation and Setting Priorities for Safe, High-Quality Nursing Care - Maureen T. Marthaler
  • Unit II. The Use of Quality and Safety Education Concepts by Nursing Leaders and Managers
  • 7. Patient-Centered Care - Carolyn A. Christie-McAuliffe
  • 8. Interprofessional Teamwork and Collaboration - Gerry Altmiller
  • 9. Informatics - Beth A. Vottero
  • 10. Basic Literature Search Strategies - Kimberly J. Whalen
  • 11. Evidence-Based Practice - Beth A. Vottero
  • 12. Patient Safety - Christine Rovinski-Wagner and Peter D. Mills
  • Unit III. Nurse Leadership and Management for Quality Improvement
  • 13. Essentials of Quality Improvement - Anthony L. D'Eramo, Melinda Davis, and Joanne Belviso Puckett
  • 14. Tools of Quality Improvement - Anthony L. D'Eramo and Joanne Belviso Puckett
  • 15. Quality Improvement and Project Management - Jamie L. Vargo-Warran
  • 16. The Future Role of the Registered Nurse in Patient Safety and Quality - Jerry A. Mansfield, Danielle Scheurer, and Kay Burke
  • 17. Transition from Student Nurse to Leadership and Management of Your Future as a Registered Nurse - Jodi L. Boling and Patricia Kelly
  • Appendix A: Selected Reports of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Formerly the Institute of Medicine (IOM)
  • Appendix B: Prelicensure Knowledge, Skills, and Attitudes
  • Appendix C: Critical Thinking Extras
  • Glossary