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Emergency nursing standards of care and quality improvement

Judy Selfridge-Thomas

Emergency nursing standards of care and quality improvement

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Published by W.B. Saunders in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Emergency nursing -- Standards -- United States.,
    • Emergency Nursing -- standards -- United States.,
    • Nursing Care -- standards -- United States.,
    • Quality of Health Care -- standards -- United States -- nurses" instruction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 89) and index.

      StatementJudy Selfridge-Thomas, Shelia Sanning Shea.
      ContributionsShea, Sheila Sanning.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRT120.E4 S45 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 115 p. ;
      Number of Pages115
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1436111M
      ISBN 100721654533
      LC Control Number93048330
      OCLC/WorldCa29565059

      ANA publishes books on a wide range of nursing topics and core issues that underpin all of nursing practice. These include nursing scope and standards of practice, patient safety, ethics, care coordination, leadership, and nursing career resources that will help your guide your nursing specialty and career advancement. Improving care transitions between care settings is critical to improving individuals’ quality of care and quality of life and their outcomes. Effective care transitions: Prevent unnecessary hospitalizations and readmissions. Avoid duplication of processes and efforts to more effectively utilize resources. Care transitions include the.


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