Prioritization, Delegation, and Assignment: Practice Exercises for the NCLEX Examination, 3e

Prioritization, Delegation, and Assignment: Practice Exercises for the NCLEX Examination, 3e Author Linda A. LaCharity PhD RN
ISBN-10 0323113435
ISBN-13 9780323113434
Year 2013-12-16
Pages 256
Language English
Publisher Mosby
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The only NCLEX review book on the market with a focus on prioritization delegation and patient assignment just like the current NCLEX Examination itself Using a unique simple to complex approach Prioritization Delegation and Assignment Practice Exercises for the NCLEX Examination 3rd Editionestablishes your foundational knowledge in management of care then provides exercises of increasing difficulty to help you build confidence in your prioritization delegation and patient assignment skills certainly a great resource for use in any healthcare setting Reviewed by Anne Duell on behalf of Nursing Times September 2015UNIQUE Emphasis on the NCLEX Examinations management of care focus addresses the heavy emphasis on prioritization delegation and patient assignment in the current NCLEX Examination 1723 of the 2013 NCLEX RN Exam UNIQUE Three part organization establishes foundational knowledge and then provides exercises of increasing difficulty to help you build confidence in your prioritization delegation and patient assignment skills Answer key at the back of the book offers a detailed rationale and an indication of the focus of the question to encourage formative assessment Introduction chapter by delegation expert Ruth Hansten provides guidelines for prioritization delegation and patient assignment decisions as well as a concise practical foundation on which Parts 2 and 3 build Part 2 Prioritization Delegation and Assignment in Common Health Scenarios give you practice in applying the principles from Part 1 with straightforward NCLEX style multiple choice multiple select ordering and short answer questions to help you develop and build confidence in prioritization delegation and patient assignment skills while working within the confines of relatively simple health scenarios Part 3 Prioritization Delegation and Assignment in Complex Health Scenarios utilizes unfolding cases that build on the skills learned in Part 2 to equip you to make sound decisions in realistic complex health scenarios involving complicated health problems and or challenging patient assignment decisions and help you learn to think like nurses by developing what Benner 2010 calls clinical imagination NEW Fully interactive question functionality features optional online answer submission with automated scoring NEW The all important QSEN initiative is addressed by Introducing the QSEN initiative and QSEN competencies in Part I Including a new chapter focused primarily on safety and other nursing fundamentals issues Identifying corresponding QSEN competencies and Concepts for each question in the Answer Key in the Evolve Instructor ResourcesNEW Faculty only Unfolding Cases and Suggested Uses resource on Evolve facilitate classroom discussion development of clinical reasoning skills and learner evaluation as well as tips for teaching with the book throughout the nursing curriculum NEW Safety and Infection Control chapter features an increased number of questions specific to the QSEN safety competency NEW Separate Diabetes Mellitus and Other Endocrine Problems chapters give greater emphasis to diabetes as requested in feedback on the previous edition NEW Pediatric Problems and PsychiatricMental Health Problems chapters expand on content formerly integrated into body systems chapters to provide you with a more thorough understanding of these key clinical areas NEW NCLEX chart format questions include six patient charts in Case Study 6 Home Health to reflect the NCLEX Exam s chart format questions NEW Design and navigation enhancements include page cross references at the bottom of each page quick reference tabs on the answer key and a new two color design NEW Additional questions address the newborn immunization catheter related infection and ventilator related infection