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Issues and Trends in Nursing, Second Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access
Practice, Policy and Leadership

Author(s): Gayle Roux, PhD, NP-C, FAAN, Dean and Professor, College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota
Judith A. Halstead, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN, Professor, Executive Director, Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation, Indiana University School of Nursing, National League for Nursing, Indianapolis, Indiana
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284104899
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     558 pages      © 2018
Price: $72.95 US List
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"This edition, with its modified title, interactive features, and online resources, offers readers the groundwork to build their knowledge of current policies and practices in nursing." Reviewer, Sandra Jean Herron, DNP (Winona State University)

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.

Issues and Trends in Nursing: Practice, Policy and Leadership, Second Edition focuses on teaching nursing students how to navigate the nurse-patient relationship including political policy, professional organizations, performance outcomes, emergency preparedness, safety, and global health issues. The text is written by expert authors that represent a variety of perspectives including educators, administrators, and researchers from diverse regions of the U.S.  The Second Edition has been completely revised to include comprehensive coverage of current issues and trends in nursing and healthcare. The text also provides a wealth of resources to help prepare students for practice in nursing. 

New to the Second Edition:

  • Updated coverage of current issues in nursing
  • New content on health information technology
  • Coverage of genetics and lifestyle options to be a healthy nurse
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access

Instructor Resources

  • Instructor's Manual
  • Chapter Quizzes
  • Midterm and Final Exams
  • Resources (Weblinks)
  • PowerPoint Slides

Applicable Courses

Trends in Nursing 
Nursing Leadership
Role Development in Professional Nursing

Professional Issues
Professional Nursing Practice
Integrative Seminar and Role Transition in traditional and RN-BSN courses.

 

Unit  I  The Nursing Profession
  Chapter  1  History of Nursing
  Chapter  2  Nursing Education: Past, Present, Future
  Chapter  3  Nursing Licensure and Certification
  Chapter  4  Understanding the NCLEX-RN
  Chapter  5  Professional Nursing Organziations
  Chapter  6  Transitions in Nursing: Future of Nursing and Transition to Practice
  Chapter  7  Interprofessional Issues: Collaboration and Collegiality
Unit  II  The Environment and Nursing Practice
  Chapter  8  The Culture of Safety
  Chapter  9  Quality and Performance Outcomes in Healthcare Systems
  Chapter  10  Evidence-Based Nursing Practice
  Chapter  11  Nursing and Disaster Preparedness
  Chapter  12  The Healthy Nurse: Finding the Balance
Unit  III  The Person in Health Care
  Chapter  13  Addressing Primary Prevention and Education in Vulnerable Populations
  Chapter  14  Cultural Diversity and Care
  Chapter  15  Ethical Decision Making and Moral Choices: A Foundation for Nursing Practice
  Chapter  16  Legal Issues in Nursing
  Chapter  17  Health Care Policy and Advocacy
Unit  IV  Health and Nursing Issues
  Chapter  18  Rural and Urban Healthcare Issues
  Chapter  19  Nursing in the Global Health Community
  Chapter  20  Informatics and Healthcare Technology: Role of Informatics to and for Nursing
  Chapter  21  Understanding Genetics and Genomics Nursing Competencies

Gayle Roux, PhD, NP-C, FAAN-Dean and Professor, College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota

Dr. Gayle Roux received her master’s and doctorate in nursing from Texas Woman’s University. She is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner and maintains a part-time clinical practice. Dr. Roux’s program of research is focused on women’s health and improving quality of life in women with chronic health conditions.

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Judith A. Halstead, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN-Professor, Executive Director, Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation, Indiana University School of Nursing, National League for Nursing, Indianapolis, Indiana

Judith A. Halstead received her BSN and MSN from the University of Evansville, and her Doctorate in Nursing Science from Indiana University. She is currently Professor of Nursing and Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Indiana University School of Nursing in Indianapolis, a position she has held since 2004. She is known for her expertise in curriculum development and online education. Dr. Halstead was inducted as a fellow in the NLN Academy of Nursing Education in 2007.

The following instructor resources are available to qualified instructors for download

ISBN-13: 9781284104899

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