The Resource Fast Facts for Long-Term Care Nursing : What Nursing Home and Assisted Living Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell, (electronic resource)

Fast Facts for Long-Term Care Nursing : What Nursing Home and Assisted Living Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell, (electronic resource)

Label
Fast Facts for Long-Term Care Nursing : What Nursing Home and Assisted Living Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell
Title
Fast Facts for Long-Term Care Nursing
Title remainder
What Nursing Home and Assisted Living Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell
Title variation
Fast facts for the long-term care nurse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Today more than 10 million people require some form of long-term care, a number that is rapidly increasing and will continue to do so for years to come. This concise and user-friendly resource contains the fundamental information long-term care nurses need to provide all aspects of safe and effective care to their patients in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Written by a renowned and highly respected nurse leader in long-term care and gerontology, it presents key facts and core competencies related to the clinical and managerial responsibilities of nurses in these settings. Inform
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Eliopoulos, Charlotte
Dewey number
610.736
Language note
English
LC call number
RA997.E45 2015
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Fast facts Fast facts for the long-term care nurse
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Residential Facilities
  • Patient Care
  • Health Services
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Investigative Techniques
  • Education
  • Health Services Research
  • Therapeutics
  • Health Planning
  • Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena
  • Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services
  • Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment
  • Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation
  • Health Facilities
  • Health Care Economics and Organizations
  • Health Care
  • Needs Assessment
  • Long-Term Care
  • Nursing Homes
  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Nursing Care
  • Methods
  • Public Health
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Long-Term Care Facilities
Label
Fast Facts for Long-Term Care Nursing : What Nursing Home and Assisted Living Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Share Fast Facts For the Long-Term Care Nurse: What Nursing Home and Assisted Living Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell; Part I: The Basics of Long-Term Care; Chapter 1: Unique Aspects of Long-Term Care; A Unique Model of Care; The Long-Term Care Population; Long-Term Care Nursing; Chapter 2: Settings for Long-Term Care; Home Health Care; Continuing Care Retirement Communities; Chapter 3: Reimbursement for Long-Term Care; Medicare; Medicaid; Chapter 4: Regulations; Nursing Home Regulations; Nursing Home Surveys; Assisted Living Regulations
  • Nurse Practice ActsChapter 5: Long-Term Care Nursing Responsibilities; Unique Aspects of Long-Term Care Nursing; Responsibilities of LTC Nurses; Chapter 6: Culture Change; Eliminating the Institutional Model; Components of Culture Change; Stages of Culture Change; The Nurse's Role in Culture Change; Part II: The Nursing Process in Long-Term Care; Chapter 7: The Minimum Data Set (MDS); Regulatory Requirements Related to the MDS; Components of the MDS; MDS Record Management; Chapter 8: Assessing Needs Beyond the Minimum Data Set (MDS); Holistic Assessment; Psychosocial Well-Being
  • Preferred ActivitiesSleep Pattern; Spiritual and Religious Needs; Family Dynamics and Needs; Ethnic Practices; Decision-Making Capacity; Chapter 9: Assessment Skills; General Assessment Skills; Assessing Cognitive Function; Chapter 10: Identifying Changes in Status; Means of Identifying Changes; Changes to Identify; Actions to Take When Changes are Identified; Chapter 11: Creating Care Plans; Care Planning Process; Regulatory Requirements; Encouraging Resident Participation; Chapter 12: Ensuring Person-Centered Care; Components of Person-Centered Care; Consistent Assignments; Communication
  • EmpowermentMeaningful Life; Promoting Highest Level of Well-Being; Chapter 13: Caring for Families; Family Structures, Roles, and Responsibilities; Family Reactions; Offering Support to Families; Chapter 14: Documentation Essentials; Items to Document; Legal Aspects of Documentation; HIPAA; Part III: Clinical Challenges; Chapter 15: Promoting Medication Safety; Nurses' Responsibilities Related to Medications; Medications and Older Adults; Regulations Related to Medications; Risks Associated with Specific Drugs; Chapter 16: Reducing Common Risks; Proactive Approach to Risks; Falls; Infections
  • Pressure UlcersDehydration; Weight Loss; Urinary Incontinence; Delirium; Chapter 17: Identifying and Managing Clinical Emergencies; Recognizing Emergency Conditions; Taking Action; Chapter 18: End-of-Life Care; Challenges Associated with End-Of-Life Care; Emotional Support; Advance Directives; Physical Symptoms and Care; Spiritual Support; After the Death; Part IV:Residents With Dementia; Chapter 19: Overview of Dementia; Types of Dementia; Diagnosing Dementia; Stages; Nursing and Dementia; Chapter 20: Communication Challenges; Communication Challenges with Mild Dementia
  • Communication Challenges as Dementia Progresses
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (295 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781786840318
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000609084
  • (EBL)2166655
  • (SSID)ssj0001460833
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12561957
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001460833
  • (PQKBWorkID)11472500
  • (PQKB)10315386
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000609084
Label
Fast Facts for Long-Term Care Nursing : What Nursing Home and Assisted Living Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Share Fast Facts For the Long-Term Care Nurse: What Nursing Home and Assisted Living Nurses Need to Know in a Nutshell; Part I: The Basics of Long-Term Care; Chapter 1: Unique Aspects of Long-Term Care; A Unique Model of Care; The Long-Term Care Population; Long-Term Care Nursing; Chapter 2: Settings for Long-Term Care; Home Health Care; Continuing Care Retirement Communities; Chapter 3: Reimbursement for Long-Term Care; Medicare; Medicaid; Chapter 4: Regulations; Nursing Home Regulations; Nursing Home Surveys; Assisted Living Regulations
  • Nurse Practice ActsChapter 5: Long-Term Care Nursing Responsibilities; Unique Aspects of Long-Term Care Nursing; Responsibilities of LTC Nurses; Chapter 6: Culture Change; Eliminating the Institutional Model; Components of Culture Change; Stages of Culture Change; The Nurse's Role in Culture Change; Part II: The Nursing Process in Long-Term Care; Chapter 7: The Minimum Data Set (MDS); Regulatory Requirements Related to the MDS; Components of the MDS; MDS Record Management; Chapter 8: Assessing Needs Beyond the Minimum Data Set (MDS); Holistic Assessment; Psychosocial Well-Being
  • Preferred ActivitiesSleep Pattern; Spiritual and Religious Needs; Family Dynamics and Needs; Ethnic Practices; Decision-Making Capacity; Chapter 9: Assessment Skills; General Assessment Skills; Assessing Cognitive Function; Chapter 10: Identifying Changes in Status; Means of Identifying Changes; Changes to Identify; Actions to Take When Changes are Identified; Chapter 11: Creating Care Plans; Care Planning Process; Regulatory Requirements; Encouraging Resident Participation; Chapter 12: Ensuring Person-Centered Care; Components of Person-Centered Care; Consistent Assignments; Communication
  • EmpowermentMeaningful Life; Promoting Highest Level of Well-Being; Chapter 13: Caring for Families; Family Structures, Roles, and Responsibilities; Family Reactions; Offering Support to Families; Chapter 14: Documentation Essentials; Items to Document; Legal Aspects of Documentation; HIPAA; Part III: Clinical Challenges; Chapter 15: Promoting Medication Safety; Nurses' Responsibilities Related to Medications; Medications and Older Adults; Regulations Related to Medications; Risks Associated with Specific Drugs; Chapter 16: Reducing Common Risks; Proactive Approach to Risks; Falls; Infections
  • Pressure UlcersDehydration; Weight Loss; Urinary Incontinence; Delirium; Chapter 17: Identifying and Managing Clinical Emergencies; Recognizing Emergency Conditions; Taking Action; Chapter 18: End-of-Life Care; Challenges Associated with End-Of-Life Care; Emotional Support; Advance Directives; Physical Symptoms and Care; Spiritual Support; After the Death; Part IV:Residents With Dementia; Chapter 19: Overview of Dementia; Types of Dementia; Diagnosing Dementia; Stages; Nursing and Dementia; Chapter 20: Communication Challenges; Communication Challenges with Mild Dementia
  • Communication Challenges as Dementia Progresses
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (295 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781786840318
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000609084
  • (EBL)2166655
  • (SSID)ssj0001460833
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12561957
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001460833
  • (PQKBWorkID)11472500
  • (PQKB)10315386
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000609084

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