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Evaluation of health care quality for DNPs

Author(s):
Hickey, Joanne V, editor
Giardino, Eileen R, editor
Title(s):
Evaluation of health care quality for DNPs / [edited by] Joanne V. Hickey, Eileen R. Giardino.
Uniform Title:
Evaluation of health care quality in advanced practice nursing. 
Edition:
Third edition.
Country of Publication:
United States
Publisher:
New York : Springer Publishing, [2022].
Description:
pages cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780826175229
9780826175236
LCCN:
2021016458
Summary:
"The preface for the third edition builds on the intent described in the preface for the second edition, which is, to provide a high-quality resource on evaluation for nurses. The intent of this book is to address the special needs of DNP nurses to understand the principles of conducting large scale evaluations, and translating those principles into developing smaller projects, such as unit-based projects or projects required in DNP degree programs. Five years after the preparation of the second edition of this book, some things (principles/concepts/content) have stayed the same while significant changes in other areas of content and knowledge are noteworthy. First, what has stayed the same is the expectation of competency in evaluation of patient outcomes of all professional nurses. However, the competency bar is raised for Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) nurses for evaluating health care and health care systems from a systematic and comprehensive science-based data driven perspective. Evaluation occurs in all areas of healthcare including populations, organizations, systems, programs/projects, health informatics, practice guidelines/protocols, health policy, and other health-related entities. Along with the higher expectations for DNP nurses come greater opportunities to lead evaluation teams and influence high-level decision making in all areas of health care"--
MeSH:
Advanced Practice Nursing
Evaluation Studies as Topic
Nursing Audit*
Program Evaluation
Quality of Health Care
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Evaluation and Advanced Nursing Practice : The Mandate for Evaluation / Joanne V. Hickey -- The Nature of Evidence as a Basis for Evaluation / Joanne V. Hickey -- Models for Evaluation in Advanced Nursing Practice / Joanne V. Hickey -- Evaluation and Outcomes / Eileen G. Giardino -- Financial Evaluation / Eileen R. Giardino and Angelo P. Giardino -- Evaluation of Organizations and Systems / Nancy Manning Crider and Beth Ulrich -- Evaluation of Health Care Information Systems and Patient Care Technology / Juliana J. Brixey and V. Gail Roberson Turner -- Planning a Program or Project Evaluation / Joanne V. Hickey -- Evaluation in Quality Improvement / Eileen R. Giardino -- Evaluation of Patient Care Based on Standards, Guidelines, and Protocols / Ronda G. Hughes -- Evaluation of Interprofessional Health Care Teams / Joanne V. Hickey -- Evaluation of Simulation to Support Ongoing Competency of the Health -- Care Workforce / Kristen Starnes-Ott and M. Roseann Diehl -- Evaluation of Populations and Population Health / Joanne V. Hickey -- Evaluation of Health Policy: From Problem to Practice / Joyce Batcheller, Peggy L. Landrum, Nancy Manning Crider, and Patricia S. Yoder-Wise -- Drivers of Change, Impact, and Challenges for Evaluation of Health Care / Joanne V. Hickey and Eileen R. Giardino.
NLM ID:
101777958 [Book]

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