Professional and Ethical Issues in Nursing (Paperback)

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The chapters examine statements from the NMC code and explore the concepts and problems that relate to it. A variety of philosophical and professional behaviour are presented to enable nurses, nursing students, midwives and health visitors to develop a greater autonomy in their day-to-day decision making and to help them make reasoned judgements.Compact, easy to read, and dip intoContent is fully updatedIncludes information on NMC code for practice document, the National Board guidance re core skills and competencies for newly qualified nurses, guidelines for mental health and learning disabilities nursing, guidelines for records and record-keeping, midwives' rules and code of practice, practitioner-client relationships and prevention of abuse, nursing in secure environments, new guidelines for the administration of medicines.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780702026850
ISBN-10: 0702026859
Publisher: Bailliere Tindall
Publication Date: January 22nd, 2004
Pages: 153
Language: English