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Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals, Second Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

Author(s): Donna M. Nickitas, RN, PhD, CNAA, BC, Professor, Hunter College, City University of New York, Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing, New York, New York, Deputy Executive Director, Doctor of Nursing Science Program, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, New York
Donna J. Middaugh, PhD, RN, Associate Dean, Coordinator, Nursing Administration Masters Program, Clinical Associate Professor, University of Arkansas Medical Science College of Nursing, Little Rock, Arkansas
Nancy Aries, PhD, Interim University Dean for Undergraduate Education, City University of New York, New York, New York
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284053296
  • ISBN-10:1284053296
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     334 pages      © 2016
Price: $125.95 US List
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“…uses real-life clinical exemplars to demonstrate how policy shapes practice. [It also] adds the interdisciplinary dimension to healthcare and the need for many groups…to work together to positively impact practice through policy."  Reviewed by Carole Kenner  PhD, RN, FAAN, The College of New Jersey, for Doody’s Review Service

Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.

Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals, Second Edition focuses on the idea that all health care providers require a fundamental understanding of the health care system including but not limited to knowledge required to practice their discipline. The text discusses how health care professionals must also prepare themselves to engage in the economic, political and policy dimensions of health care.

The Second Edition offers a nursing focus with an interdisciplinary approach intertwined to create an understanding of health care practice and policy. The text is enriched through the contributions from nurses and other health professionals including activists, politicians, and economists who comprehend the forces of healthcare in America how their impact on the everyday provider. The new edition features key updates on the current health care environment including the Affordable Care Act.

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Graduate Level Courses 
DNP level Health Policy courses

Part  1  Introduction
  Chapter  1  Nursing’s History of Advocacy and Action
  Chapter  2  Policy and Politics Explained
  Chapter  3  A Policy Toolkit for Healthcare Providers and Activists
  Chapter  4  The Affordable Care Act: The Current Driver of Health Care Reform
Part  2  The Health Labor Force: Understanding the Distribution of Power and Influence
  Chapter  5  Nurses: Leading Change to Improve Heath and Health Care
  Chapter  6  Physicians
  Chapter  7  Healthcare Quality
Part  3  
  Chapter  8  Global Health: Policy, Politics, and Partners
  Chapter  9  Population Health: Vulnerable Populations Access to Care
Part  4  Health Care Providers: Understanding How Power, Markets, and Government Impact the Organization & Delivery of Care
  Chapter  10  Hospitals: Consolidation and Compression
  Chapter  11  Medical Homes and Accountable Care Organizations: Innovation for the Delivery System of the Future
Part  5  Healthcare Finance: Understanding the Roel of Markets in Government
  Chapter  12  Follow the Money
  Chapter  13  Private Health Insurance Market
  Chapter  14  Medicaid
  Chapter  15  Financing Services for the Poor and Vulnerable Populations

Donna M. Nickitas, RN, PhD, CNAA, BC-Professor, Hunter College, City University of New York, Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing, New York, New York, Deputy Executive Director, Doctor of Nursing Science Program, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, New York

Professor, Hunter College, City Univeristy of New York, Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing

Deputy Executive Director, Doctor of Nursing Science Program, CUNY Graduate Center

Donna J. Middaugh, PhD, RN-Associate Dean, Coordinator, Nursing Administration Masters Program, Clinical Associate Professor, University of Arkansas Medical Science College of Nursing, Little Rock, Arkansas

Associate Dean; Coordinator, Nursing Administration Masters Program; Clinical Associate Professor -- University of Arkansas Medical Science College of Nursing

Nancy Aries, PhD-Interim University Dean for Undergraduate Education, City University of New York, New York, New York

Interim University Dean for Undergraduate Education, City Unveristy of New York

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ISBN-13: 9781284053296

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