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  • Clinical Governance: Improving The Quality Of Healthcare For Patients And Service Users

    by Mary Gottwald and 1 more

    This is an accessible and practical guide to clinical governance in healthcare, designed to help practitioners and students deliver better care to patients. ... Read more

    $65.00 AUD

  • Health Informatics - E-Book

    An Interprofessional Approach

    by Ramona Nelson and 8 more

    Awarded second place in the 2017 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Information Technology category. See how information technology intersects with health care! Health Informatics: An Interprofessional Approach, 2nd Edition prepares you for success in today’s technology-filled healthcare practice. Concise coverage includes information systems and applications such as electronic health records, ... Read more

    $92.61 AUD

  • The Little Book of Assertiveness

    Speak up with confidence

    by Nathalie Martinek

    Assertiveness is an under utilised skill in every industry and relationship type. Being assertive has the potential to restore peace and balance in any relationship where all people involved have a commitment to achieve shared goals.The aim of this book is to give examples of ways to express yourself assertively that align with your values, enable connection, negotiation and resolution.Human ... Read more

    $13.52 AUD

  • Nursing Medical Emergency Patients

    by Philip Jevon and 2 more

    Nursing Medical Emergency Patients is a practical guide to the nursing care and management of patients with medical emergencies involving system failure. Following an initial chapter on assessment, the authors adopt a system-by-system approach, with an emphasis on the clinical features of medical emergencies, their assessment, diagnosis and treatment.Nursing Medical Emergency Patients is a vital ... Read more

    $57.99 AUD

  • Managing Health Services - E-Book

    Concepts and Practice

    by Mary G. Harris and 4 more

    Managing Health Service: Concepts and Practice 2nd edition E-book provides a valuable practice resource for the health service management students and managers. While new concepts and strategies of multidisciplinary health service management and leadership have been added, the focus remains on providing comprehensive coverage of management topics and issues faced by health services managers.The ... Read more

    $150.69 AUD

  • The Point of Care

    How one leader took an organisation from ordinary to extraordinary

    by Cathy Balding PhD

    Carol Mathewson has a problem. Lots of them, in fact. As the new CEO of Kinsley Valley Health Service, she's taken the helm of an organization that ranks last in the state for both consumer and staff satisfaction. She loves a challenge-but having just six months to get those results out of the basement is more of a challenge than she bargained for. Her Executive Team is divided, many staff are ... Read more

    $13.19 AUD

  • Senior Nurse Mentor: Curing What Ails Hospital Nursing

    by Michael W. Perry

    series Hospital Gowns and Other Embarrassments: A Teen Girl's Guide to Hospitals
    Many nurses are unhappy. The demands on them are great and praise is rare. Conflicts between nurses are so common, there’s a term for it—”Nurses eating their own.” Morale is often low, turnover is high, and costly mistakes are made. Based on experiences at one of the country’s top children’s hospital, this book offers a practical answer, a bold new nursing specialty uniquely empowered and tasked ... Read more

    $4.07 AUD

  • Expertise in Nursing Practice

    Caring, Clinical Judgment, and Ethics

    by Patricia Benner and 10 more

    Named a 2013 Doody's Core Title!Nursing practice is a complex and varied field that requires precision, dedication, care, and expertise. Clinicians must have both the skills and the tools to attend to changes in patients' responses, recognize trends, and understand the nature of their patients' conditions over time.This book clearly delineates the skills needed to become an expert nurse. In this ... Read more

    $111.86 AUD

  • Professionalism and Ethics

    A guide for dental care professionals

    by Fiona Stuart-Wilson

    This book contains guidance for all dental care professionals, especially dental nurses. It also provides explanations of the implications of General Dental Council guidance on the Standards for Dental Care professionals, case study examples and checklists and self-assured responses to case study questions. ... Read more

    $28.15 AUD

  • Introduction to Leadership

    Concepts and Practice

    by Peter G. Northouse

    New chapter on Destructive Leadership!The Fifth Edition of Peter G. Northouse’s best-selling Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice provides readers with a clear, concise overview of the complexities of practicing leadership and concrete strategies for becoming better leaders. The text is organized around key leader responsibilities such as creating a vision, establishing a constructive ... Read more

    $100.31 AUD

  • The Mindful Nurse

    Using the Power of Mindfulness and Compassion to Help You Thrive in Your Work

    by Carmel Bernadette Sheridan

    Nurses work in the foxhole of the healthcare battlefield. Their work is emotionally grueling andphysically draining. This easy-to-follow book offers a new skill set to cope with the challengesof nursing and sustain compassion in the long term. Backed by scientific evidence, the bookteaches mindfulness and compassion practices to lessen stress, enhance relationships,improve patient care, and reduce ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD

  • Beyond Persuasion

    Communication Strategies for Healthcare Managers in the Digital Age

    by Patricia J. Parsons

    The advent of social media has forever changed how organizations communicate with the public, and healthcare organizations are no exception. Beyond Persuasion provides healthcare managers with a guide to using strategic communication to meet both personal and professional objectives in the digital age.Whether healthcare managers are conducting meetings with employees, answering massive amounts of ... Read more

    $41.79 AUD

  • The Below Ten Thousand Way to a Clinician-led Safety Culture

    by Pete Smith

    Pete Smith is nothing without the energy and commitment of the amazing people who surround him.Just as it takes a village to raise a child, so it takes a world of people to change the world.Increasing the technical skill of a health care clinician makes for incremental change. Improve the culture within which they work, think and communicate and suddenly quantum change is possible.Two ... Read more

    $8.56 AUD

  • Notes on Nursing

    What it Is, and What it Is Not

    by Florence Nightingale

    Neither in my own nursing education at the B.S.N. nor at the M.S.N. level, was it even suggested, much less required, that I read any of Florence Nightingale's original writings. Even as a nurse educator for over 30 years, I did not require my students to read her writings either. After reading this book, I now believe it is a void in the education of a nurse not to read at least some of the ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • Being Participatory: Researching with Children and Young People

    Co-constructing Knowledge Using Creative Techniques

    by Imelda Coyne and 1 more

    This book provides a clear framework for conducting participatory research with children and young people supported with practical examples from international research studies. Our aim is to encourage more participatory research with children and young people on all matters that affect their lives. This book illustrates innovative ways of being participatory and sheds new light on involvement ... Read more

    $67.53 AUD

  • Spiritual Care in Common Terms

    How Chaplains Can Effectively Describe the Spiritual Needs of Patients in Medical Records

    by James H. Gunn and 2 more

    Encouraging a broad, compassionate, humanistic approach to spirituality, this book shows how patients' spiritual needs can be communicated well within interdisciplinary teams, leading to better patient wellbeing.This book describes the art of charting patients' spiritual perspectives in an open way that will help physicians and nurses to better direct medical care. It includes practical ... Read more

    $26.06 AUD

  • The Care of Wounds

    A Guide for Nurses

    by Carol Dealey

    The Care of Wounds addresses all aspects of holistic wound management. The fourth edition of this successful clinical text continues to reflect current research and evidence-based practice, while incorporating the considerable developments which have occurred in wound care practice since the previous edition. It includes chapters on the physiology of wound healing, general principles of wound ... Read more

    $58.99 AUD

  • Leadership in Health Care

    by Jill Barr and 1 more

    This bestselling textbook helps students understand how important leadership skills are, at whatever level they are working at, as well as how to develop into a leader themselves. It supports students in getting to grips with essential theories and thinking critically about how these can be used to improve practice for quality patient care. The new edition covers the whole spectrum of topics ... Read more

    $58.07 AUD

  • Leadership in Health Care

    by Jill Barr and 1 more

    This new and updated fourth edition responds to the ever-growing importance of leadership to a healthcare professional′s role today by introducing you to the key skills needed to become an effective and inspiring healthcare leader, whatever level you are working at. Designed to guide you through a structured approach to improving your leadership and management skills, this book uses case studies, ... Read more

    $51.14 AUD

  • Transitions in Nursing - E-Book

    Preparing for Professional Practice

    by Esther Chang and 16 more

    Chang and Daly’s highly respected text assists students when preparing for their first nursing role by addressing key issues such as:Team workOrganisational cultureStress managementCommunication skillsProfessional development strategiesSelf-care.NEW chapters: - Evidence-based practice/knowledge translation: a practical guide; - Establishing and maintaining a p... ... Read more

    $96.35 AUD

  • Leadership in Health and Social Care

    An Introduction for Emerging Leaders

    by Louise Jones and 1 more

    From reviews:"I found this book to be an excellent read... My favourite part is at the end of each chapter where the authors very kindly give a chapter summary. I would say this, with learning outcomes for each chapter, is the reader’s ‘pot of gold’ – and an excellent resource for students.The social and political stance of this text is sensitively weaved throughout, encouraging the wider thought ... Read more

    $28.59 AUD

  • Fast Facts for the Nurse Preceptor, Second Edition

    Keys to Providing a Successful Preceptorship

    by Maggie Ciocco and 3 more

    series Fast Facts
    This quick-access guide for novice nurse preceptors walks through, step-by-step, how to successfully orient new nurses to the hospital environment. Preceptors are key to staff retention, job satisfaction, improved quality of care, patient safety and transition to practice. For the busy novice nurse preceptor who believes they do not have the time or preparation to be a nurse preceptor, Fast Facts ... Read more

    $46.52 AUD

  • A Nurse's Survival Guide to Leadership and Management on the Ward - E-Book

    by Brian Dolan and 7 more

    series A Nurse's Survival Guide
    When you become a ward or unit manager, sister or charge nurse, your responsibilities change and you need a very different set of skills compared to your previous roles. You are now required to manage a team of staff with a set budget and are responsible for maintaining an environment in which people can work well.This book will help you to:Identify your responsibilities and best approaches as a ... Read more

    $41.46 AUD

  • Forgotten Women: The Leaders

    by Zing Tsjeng

    series Forgotten Women
    Selected for the Evening Standard present gift guide of the year'To say this series is "empowering" doesn't do it justice. Buy a copy for your daughters, sisters, mums, aunts and nieces - just make sure you buy a copy for your sons, brothers, dads, uncles and nephews, too.' - indy100 'Here's to no more forgotten women.' Evening StandardThe women who shaped and were erased from our history.< ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD