Core Curriculum for the Advanced Practice Hospice and Palliative Registered Nurse, Second Edition - 2013
This book has been discontinued and is no longer available for purchase. If you have arrived on this page though a link, please click the button at the top-right to continue shopping, the 3rd edition book is available in the shop items list.
The Core Curriculum is an essential tool for the Hospice and Palliative APRN. The Core Curriculum offers information in all aspects of hospice and palliative advanced practice registered nursing. It reflects evidence-based evidence and the fourth edition of the National Consensus Project For Quality Palliative Care Clinical Practice Guidelines.
To best prepare for the ACHPN examination, this third edition has been reorganized by the six domains of the ACHPN Detailed Content Outline. These domains are: Nursing Process in Caring for Adult Patients and Families, Scientific Knowledge (biomedical, clinical, and psychosocial-behavioral), Education and Communication, Professionalism, Systems Issues. Nursing process include Assessment, Diagnosis and Planning, Interventions, and Evaluation. Education includes patients, families, and health care communities. Professionalism includes: ethics, scope and standards, self-care, and leadership. Systems issues includes: quality improvement, and standards for care. There is also a section that includes common assessment tools, common medications, and resources for studying for the ACHPN examination.
Edited by Constance M. Dahlin, MSN, APRN-BC, ACHPN, FPCN, FAAN and Maureen T. Lynch, MSN, ANP-BC, AOCN, ACHPN, FPCN
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Return Policy: Due to being discontinued, the normal HPNA return policy does not apply. This book is not returnable.