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Legal & ethical issues in nursing / Ginny Wacker Guido.

Author:
Guido, Ginny Wacker [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Boston : Pearson, c2010.
Εdition:
5th ed.
Description:
xxiii, 549 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Pt. I. Ethics -- Ch. 1. Introduction to Ethics -- Ch. 2. Application of Ethics in Nursing Practice Settings -- Pt. II. Introduction to the Law and the Judicial Process -- Ch. 3. Legal Concepts and the Judicial Process -- Ch. 4. Anatomy of a Lawsuit -- Pt. III. Liability Issues -- Ch. 5. Standards of Care -- Ch. 6. Tort Law -- Ch. 7. Nursing Liability: Defenses -- Ch. 8. Informed Consent and Patient Self-Determination -- Ch. 9. Documentation and Confidentiality -- Ch. 10. Professional Liability Insurance -- Pt. IV. Impact of the Law on the Professional Practice of Nursing -- Ch. 11. Nurse Practice Acts, Licensure, and Scope of Practice -- Ch. 12. Advanced Nursing Practice Roles -- Ch. 13. Corporate Liability Issues and Employment Laws -- Ch. 14. Nursing Management and the Nurse-Manager -- Ch. 15. Delegation and Supervision -- Ch. 16. Federal Laws: The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Civil Rights Act of 1991 -- Pt. V. Impact of the Law on Nursing in Selected Practice Settings -- Ch. 17. Nursing in Acute Care Settings -- Ch. 18. Nursing in Ambulatory and Managed Care Settings -- Ch. 19. Public and Community Health Care -- Ch. 20. Nursing in Long-Term Care Settings.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Legal and ethical issues in nursing
ISBN:
  • 0135079985 (pbk.)
  • 9780135079980 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2009018100
OCLC:
297146404
RCP:
C - S