Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse Review

Putting It All Together

Author: Scott L. DeBoer

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1618421131

Category: Medical

Page: 665

View: 9851

Now with over 300 new questions! First available book designed specifically for CPEN. With hundreds of questions to assist you in your exam preparation, this question and answer style handbook will provide simple to remember, step-by-step approaches to pediatric emergencies. This CPEN Review book was designed to review essential material for individuals preparing to take the CPEN Exam. Chapters are broken down into easy to use sections: Questions Answer Sheets Answers Rationales

Mosby's Comprehensive Pediatric Emergency Care

Author: Barbara Aehlert

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9781284038071

Category: Medical

Page: 768

View: 5109

The Only Comprehensive Pediatric Emergency Care Book You'll Ever Need...Mosby's Comprehensive Pediatric Emergency Care. Popular Author Barbara Aehlert Brings You In-Depth Coverage Of Every Area Of Pediatric Emergency Care Including Pediatric Advanced Life Support In This One-Of-A-Kind Text.

Core Curriculum for Pediatric Emergency Nursing

Author: Emergency Nurses Association

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763701765

Category: Medical

Page: 619

View: 6378

2003 AJN Book of the Year Award Winner! This unique text serves as the foundation for pediatric emergency nursing practice and also addresses pediatric trauma care. Core Curriculum for Pediatric Emergency Nursing contains comprehensive coverage for topics related to psychosocial issues, health promotion, discharge instructions, And The nursing process in caring for children in the emergency department setting.

Pediatric Emergency Nursing

Author: N.A

Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange

ISBN: 9780838577059

Category: Medical

Page: 571

View: 1708

This reference has been updated and expanded to include current information in the field of emergency nursing care of children. Each chapter provides a comprehensive approach to nursing care of the child and family, organized within the nursing process framework. Extensive use of tables and illustrations should enhance the reader's understanding of disease processes, mechanisms of injury and nursing interventions. Appendices include teaching instructions for parents for select injuries and illnesses, normal paediatric laboratory values, growth charts and recommended immunization schedules.

Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse Review: Putting It All Together

Author: Scott DeBoer

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1543908594

Category: Medical

Page: 796

View: 1293

3rd Edition CPEN Exam Review Book. Scott DeBoer, RN, MSN, CPEN, CEN, CFRN wrote the first available CPEN review book back in 2009 and he just keeps making it better and better! Unlike most textbooks or certification review books... this entertaining and informative review book is written in the "way we really think and talk in the Emergency Department" It includes over 1000 questions, and 786 pages of easy to read and remember material. The 2014 3rd Edition of this innovative review book is designed to reflect the updated Emergency Nurses Association content outline for the Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN) examination. It will make the review of essential aspects of pediatric emergency nursing much simpler by offering multiple choice questions broken down into 11 chapters with easy to remember rationales. This engaging and informative review book offers a step-by-step approach to pediatric emergencies and is designed to review essential material for individuals preparing to take and pass the CPEN Exam.

Advance Your Emergency Department

Leading in a New Era

Author: Stephanie J. Baker,Regina Shupe,Dan Smith (Emergency physician)

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781622180172

Category: Medical

Page: 164

View: 5489

There's never been so much opportunity for your Emergency Department to shine. These are critical days for healthcare. We know more about optimizing quality and saving lives than at any point in history. At the same time, cost pressures have never been greater. Add in higher-than-ever patient expectations and the message is clear: Hospitals that can learn to do more with less will thrive. Those that can't may not even exist a few years from now. The Emergency Department plays a pivotal role in how your hospital adapts to our new reality. This book offers a wealth of tools and tactics aimed at helping you get results more efficiently, effectively, and collaboratively. Master them and you'll improve quality, exceed patient expectations, and ultimately, help the entire organization maintain and grow its profit margin. You'll learn how to: * Diagnose flow challenges and redesign systems to make them far more efficient; * Align ED goals with other key areas and weight them to drive performance; * Hardwire advanced communication tools that calm and reassure patients, reduce LWBS rates, and minimize preventable readmissions; * Engage physicians and collaborate with hospitalists for optimal patient safety; and * Drive collaboration within the ED, the larger hospital, and the community. World-class Emergency Departments don't follow. They lead. When you commit to building and sustaining an agile, high-performing ED, you'll not only fulfill your mission of serving patients and saving lives, you'll light the way for your entire hospital to prosper in the new era.

Neonatal Certification Review for the CCRN and RNC High-Risk Examinations

Author: Keri R. Rogelet,Ann J. Brorsen

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 1284101592

Category: Medical

Page: 378

View: 949

Neonatal Certification Review for the CCRN and RNC High-Risk Examinations, Second Edition is an invaluable review guide to prepare for certification as a neonatal nurse. Ideal for those seeking the RNC credential in Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing (RNC-NIC) or the neonatal CCRN credential, it also offers helpful information about Low Risk Neonatal Nursing (RNC-LRN) certification. Completely updated and revised, the Second Edition contains more than 1,000 questions with comprehensive answer rationales on a broad range of topics, test-taking strategies, and a new section on breastfeeding. Please note, TestPrep must be purchased separately and is not included in the eBook.

Rapid Access Guide for Triage and Emergency Nurses

Chief Complaints with High Risk Presentations

Author: Lynn Sayre Visser, MSN, BS, RN, CEN, CPEN, CLNC,Anna Sivo Montejano, DNP, MSNEd, RN, CEN

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826196373

Category: Medical

Page: 230

View: 3529

From the award-winning authors of Fast Facts for the Triage Nurse! The vital information you need to quickly identify acutely ill or injured patients. Rapid Access Guide for Triage and Emergency Nurses: Chief Complaints With High-Risk Presentations is the first pocket-sized clinical manual focusing on patient-driven chief complaints. Designed to assist in rapidly recognizing potential life-threatening or life-altering conditions, this guide can be used in a variety of healthcare settings. Content covers each body system and its most common chief complaints along with first-line questions, assessments, and interventions to prompt the user. Red flag findings, easily identified by the flag icon, denote critical signs and symptoms, while a light bulb icon helps the user locate key tips. The guide includes evidence-based practice guidelines, reference tables, and checklists for at-a-glance retrieval of information. Most chapters contain space for taking notes, inscribing important phone numbers, or pasting facility specific policies and procedures. Key Features: Common chief complaints with essential tips Unique patient presentations Triage processes, clinical red flags, screening tools Pediatric and older adult considerations Disaster response Active shooter or violent situation action steps

Legal Liabilities in Safety and Loss Prevention

Author: Thomas D. Schneid

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449665454

Category: Medical

Page: 466

View: 8885

The goal of every safety professional and safety programs is to be proactive and to identify problems while complying within safety guidelines. This text clarifies basic questions about legal liability, how to minimize, prevent and identify legal risks. Appendices, case studies and sample forms are also included in this helpful resource.Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.

Quick Reference to Triage

Author: Valerie G. A. Grossman

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781740227

Category: Medical

Page: 294

View: 1360

This user-friendly, quick-access manual provides full-range coverage of the triage process in emergency care, from fundamental clinical guidance concerning patient assessment and treatment through the leadership skills and organizational skill building required by senior staff and emergency department management personnel. This second edition offers updated features from the first edition, such as alphabetized listings of patient complaints, emergency alerts to help nurses recognize serious conditions quickly, “Pearls of Triage Wisdom” with timely clinical tips, and cross-cultural considerations. This edition also includes specific prioritizations for each triage guideline. A brand-new examination that will enable purchasers to receive continuing education credit is included. A Brandon-Hill Recommended Title.

Pediatric Orthopedics

A Handbook for Primary Care Physicians

Author: Amr Abdelgawad,Osama Naga

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461471265

Category: Medical

Page: 591

View: 6903

​Topics in pediatric orthopedics routinely surface in general pediatrics and primary care, whether on board exams or in clinical practice. From birth injuries to musculoskeletal infections, there are many conditions and presenting complaints that must be addressed by the primary care physician or pediatrician. This concise and targeted handbook contains just the need to know conditions, injuries, and diseases necessary for residents and even seasoned clinicians to brush up on pediatric orthopedic topics with ease. Information is contained within themed chapters (like neuromuscular diseases or musculoskeletal infections) and also by anatomical region (hip, knee foot, spine, etc.). This book gives readers the basic knowledge to be able to identify common orthopedic conditions, indications to either treat these conditions or refer patient to an orthopedist, and covers the entire required curriculum needed to answer musculoskeletal questions on the pediatrics board exam.

Fast Facts for the Operating Room Nurse, Second Edition

An Orientation and Care Guide

Author: Theresa Criscitelli, EdD, RN, CNOR

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 082614022X

Category: Medical

Page: 250

View: 9499

“I am thrilled with the second edition of [this] book to guide seasoned preceptors, students, novice nurses, and novice CSTs through orientation in the perioperative setting...Take advantage of this book. Read it, highlight it, and keep it with you always!” -Caroline Kaufmann, RN, CNOR Program Director and Clinical Coordinator Surgical Technology Nassau Community College From the Foreword With essential information needed daily to provide optimal care to every patient, the guide condenses volumes of operating room content into one pocket-sized companion. The second edition of this nursing mentor—for novice perioperative nurses in orientation and their preceptors—is newly updated to reflect the 2017 AORN guidelines with current, evidence-based clinical practice knowledge in an easy-to-use format. A well-organized text with evidence-based directives on current perioperative standards, this handy resource covers patient safety, the surgical environment, critical thinking, immediate decision-making, and perioperative skills. Complex skills and techniques are broken down into a simple, easy-to-follow bulleted format encompassing all key knowledge areas for perioperative nurses. Each chapter introduces concepts and sets clear, learning objectives. The guide reinforces requisite knowledge with self-assessment questions, and the Fast Facts feature offers bite-size tips and tricks highlighted for easy access. New to the Second Edition: Fully updated in accordance with 2017 AORN Guidelines Hand hygiene Minimally invasive surgery Patient information management Surgical smoke safety Safe use of energy-generating devices Hypothermia Sterilization and Central Processing regarding Flexible Endoscopic Processing Robotic surgery Moderate sedation for RNs Surgical attire Key Features: Provides must-have OR information for new nurses and their preceptors Contains key knowledge on patient preparation, aseptic technique, surgical procedures, anesthesia considerations, and much more Published in convenient pocket size for information at a moment’s notice Includes Fast-Facts-in-a-Nutshell feature reinforcing key orientation information Based on the most up-to-date evidence in the literature

Core Curriculum for Critical Care Nursing

Author: JoAnn Alspach

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 967

View: 4180

From the experts at the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN), comes the definitive resource on administering quality nursing care to critically ill patients. This edition is updated to reflect the current state of critical care nursing practice and includes new content on the AACN Synergy Model. It also serves as an important resource for nurses preparing for critical care certification with coverage of the newest content on the CCRN exam.

The Effective Health Care Supervisor

Author: Charles R. McConnell,Human Resource and Editorial Consultant Ontario New York Charles R McConnell, MBA, CM

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1284054551

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 550

View: 3764

"I have seen numerous texts and this is the best. Students at the grad level and in the field really benefit from it. Thanks for a quality publication."--John A. Romas, MPH, PhD, Health Science, Department, Minnesota State UniversityThe Eighth Edition of this best-selling text continues to offer proven, hands-on, practical applications of both classic and current management principles in the healthcare setting. Packed with strategies, techniques, and tools to build or reinforce your management skills and meet the never-ending challenges that one may face daily as a healthcare supervisor, students and professionals alike will benefit from this classic guidebook that is now more reader-friendly and accessible.Key Features Deals with the fundamentals of management as applied by those who supervise in healthcare organizations. Information reflects the unique character of the health care organization Valuable as a classroom tool and also as working guide, a text students will want to hang on to and refer to laterPedagogy Intro Quote Chapter Objectives "Situation" Dialogues Questions for Review and Discussion "Exercise" Notes

Emergency Care Technician Curriculum

Author: Kelly A. Hubbell,Andrea Novak,Emergency Nurses Association

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763719135

Category: Medical

Page: 152

View: 6292

This One-Of-A-Kind Text, Directed At Nursing Staff Development, Is An Excellent Resource For Facilities To Use To Develop Their Unlicensed Personnel Into Emergency Care Technicians. Suitable For Both In-House Staff Development Courses And Stand-Alone Training Programs, This Text Touches Upon Every Aspect Of Working In The Emergency Department, From The Essential Communication Skills Needed, To The Medical Techniques Practiced, And Even The Safety And Legal Issues That Might Arise. Emergency Care Technician Curriculum Errata Acknowledgements, Page Viii Shelley Cohen, RN, BS, CEN Educator/Consultant Health Resources Unlimited Springfield, TN Shelley Should Be Given Credit As Both A Contributing Author And Part Of The Emergency Technician Work Group.

Legal Aspects of Corrections Management

Author: Clair A. Cripe,Michael G. Pearlman,Daryl Kosiak

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449639402

Category: Law

Page: 616

View: 9708

This updated third edition of Legal Aspects of Corrections Management provides a current, informative, and reader-friendly discussion of the contemporary legal issues impacting corrections management. Through the use of case law, this text provides readers with a practical understanding of how the First, Fourth, Fifth, Eighth and Fourteenth Amendments relate to the day-to-day issues of running a prison, jail, and other corrections programs, such as probation and parole. The authors' combined corrections experience included such positions as General Counsel, Regional Counsel, and Correctional Program Officer, as well as working within corrections facilities. Their work involved advising corrections staff and management on the legal issues associated with policies and procedures. The authors also have extensive teaching experience in corrections law, the criminal justice system, and criminology.