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Nursing know-how. Charting patient care [electronic resource].
imprint
Ambler : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.
description
p. ; cm.
ISBN
0781791944 (alk. paper), 9780781791946 (alk. paper)
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Book
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imprint
Ambler : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.
isbn
0781791944 (alk. paper)
9780781791946 (alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Documenting from admission to discharge -- Legal and ethical implications of documentation -- Legally perilous documentation -- Electronic medical records -- Documentation in acute care.
catalogue key
7100844
 
Electronic reproduction. New York, N.Y. : Ovid Technologies, Inc. Available via World Wide Web.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Main Description
Nursing Know-How: Charting Patient Care offers how-to guidance on the latest techniques and trends in documentation, equipping nurses with the "know-how" to efficiently and accurately document patient care admission to discharge. The book is written in paragraph and bulleted format, with hundreds of sample filled-in forms and narrative notes that demonstrate the best and safest charting techniques. Know-How icons offer expert advice on how to document. Case Clip icons present clinical scenarios involving specific situations, and identify the role that a rapid response team plays in responding to the situation. Legal Lookout icons present legal advice about documentation and real-world court cases where careful nursing documentation is particularly vital.
Main Description
Nursing Know-How: Charting Patient Careoffers how-to guidance on the latest techniques and trends in documentation, equipping nurses with the "know-how" to efficiently and accurately document patient care admission to discharge. The book is written in paragraph and bulleted format, with hundreds of sample filled-in forms and narrative notes that demonstrate the best and safest charting techniques. Know-Howicons offer expert advice on how to document. Case Clipicons present clinical scenarios involving specific situations, and identify the role that a rapid response team plays in responding to the situation. Legal Lookouticons present legal advice about documentation and real-world court cases where careful nursing documentation is particularly vital.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This volume offers how-to guidance on techniques and trends in documentation, equipping nurses with the 'know-how' to efficiently and accurately document patient care from admission to discharge. The book is written in paragraph and bulleted format and includes hundreds of sample filled-in forms and narrative notes.
Table of Contents
Documentation and legal issues
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Documentation (in alphabetical order)
Selected references
Index
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