Lippincott s Textbook for Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781766850
Release Date: 2007-06-01
Genre: Medical

Now in its Second Edition, this textbook prepares students to work as nursing assistants in long-term care, acute care, and home health care settings, and provides a firm foundation for advancement to an LPN and ultimately an RN role. The book is written in a direct, conversational writing style with an emphasis on professionalism and humanism. This edition is significantly updated and has new photographs and illustrations. A front-of-book CD-ROM includes an audio glossary. An audiobook version of the entire text in MP3 format is available as a separate purchase. A student-edition DVD, containing selected procedures from Lippincott's Video Series for Nursing Assistants, is also available as a separate purchase.

Lippincott s Textbook for Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781739810
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Medical

This textbook for nursing assistants will prepare students not only to function in the traditional nursing assistant role in nursing homes, hospitals, and home health, but also will prepare students to advance their careers. A nursing assistant student who uses this text will have a firm foundation by which to transition to an LPN and ultimately an RN role. The text offers a compelling art program, a direct, conversational writing style, and an emphasis on professionalism and humanism. A back-of-book CD-ROM includes an audio glossary.

Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781605476360
Release Date: 2011-02-01
Genre: Medical

This comprehensive full-color student workbook contains worksheets for each chapter of Lippincott Textbook for Nursing Assistants, Third Edition. The worksheets are fully integrated with the text and offer exercises, questions, and learning activities for students.

Lippincott s Textbook For Nursing Assistants A Humanistic Approach to Caregiving

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781490259147
Release Date: 2016-10-17
Genre: Education

Facts101 is your complete guide to Lippincott's Textbook For Nursing Assistants, A Humanistic Approach to Caregiving. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Lippincott s Textbook for Long term Care Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher: Lww
ISBN: 0781780683
Release Date: 2009-11-01
Genre: Medical

Lippincott's Textbook for Long-Term Care Nursing Assistants is an adaptation of Carter's Lippincott's Textbook for Nursing Assistants, Second Edition that focuses exclusively on preparing nursing assistants to work in long-term care settings such as nursing homes and assisted-living facilities. This adaptation has a strong gerontology component and strives to help the student to understand the long-term care environment, which is heavily regulated by the government. Features include "Be Smart About Surveys!" to raise the student's awareness of what the surveyor is looking for, and "Dementia Care Tips" to highlight special care considerations for residents with dementia. A bound-in CD-ROM and a companion Website include a Spanish-English audio glossary, learning objectives, Listen and Learn, and 29 Watch and Learn video clips.

Lippincott s Essentials for Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher: Lww
ISBN: 1609137507
Release Date: 2012-11-01
Genre: Medical

Provides the foundational concepts and facts that a nursing assistant needs to function competently in the workplace, be it a long-term care facility, an acute care facility, or a home health agency. Because students enrolled in “essentials” courses — 1) have limited time to read/prepare for class and 2) many have difficulty reading, (learning disabilities, ESL students) — we have included only the most basic, essential information, with the understanding that this foundational knowledge will be supplemented by classroom instruction and on-the-job training.

Lippincott s Advanced Skills for Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher:
ISBN: 0781780675
Release Date: 2008-11-01
Genre: Medical

This text builds on the basic concepts and skills that the nursing assistant has already mastered. Recognizing that the students using this text have already completed their basic nursing assisting training and may have already been working in the profession, this text does not repeat information that is part of the basic nursing assistant training. Rather, this textbook is meant to be used in conjunction with, or as a follow-up to, a "basic" nursing assistant textbook, such as Lippincott's Textbook for Nursing Assistants.

Lippincott Essentials for Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 1496339568
Release Date: 2016-12-30
Genre: Medical

Prepare your students for a successful career as a nursing assistant with this concise text. This easy-to-understand, conversational text focuses on the most essential information that nursing assistants need to know to function competently and compassionately in a long-term care facility, acute care facility, or home health care agency. Each chapter of the new edition has been updated to reflect the latest best practices and advances in the field. KEY FEATURESNEW! A separate unit on Long-Term Care covers nursing assistant care with residents in long-term care settings.UPDATED! Procedure boxes present 71 core procedures with step-by-step instructions that incorporate the latest guidelines and NNAAP skill revisions.UPDATED! "Nurse Pam"tips promote compassionate, holistic care and help students empathize with their patients.Guidelines ("What You Do/Why You Do it") boxes summarize both the whys and the hows of carrying out key nursing assistant actions."Tell the Nurse!" Notes summarize observations that the nursing assistant needs to report to the nurse."Stop and Think!" Scenarios encourage students to solve real world problems in the types of complex situations they will encounter in the workplace.Online videos featuring eight hours of engaging footage offer complete, step-by-step demonstrations of the core skills performed daily by nursing assistants. An accompanying "Workbook "follows the same straightforward organization as the 4th Edition Textbook. Activities include multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blanks, think about it, and matching questions, as well as crossword puzzles, word jumbles, labeling, sequencing, and identification.

Audiobook to Accompany Lippincott s Textbook for Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher:
ISBN: 0781787580
Release Date: 2007-07-01
Genre: Medical

This audio book offers great auditory reinforcement for students using Lippincott Textbook for Nursing Assistants: A Humanistic Approach to Caregiving, Second Edition. The entire text--including charts and tables--is read aloud at a comfortable pace by a variety of different readers. Page numbers in the text are cited by the readers for easy reference. The entire book is compressed onto two CD-ROMs in MP3 files separated by chapter. It can be listened to on a computer through Real Player, Quicktime, or Windows Media; on a CD player that can read MP3 formats, or on an MP3 player.

Workbook for Lippincott Essentials for Nursing Assistants

Author: Pamela J. Carter
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 1496344251
Release Date: 2016-12-15
Genre: Medical

The Workbook for Lippincott Essentials for Nursing Assistants follows the same straightforward organization as the parent text. Students will benefit from first reading the assignment in the text and then completing the corresponding workbook assignment. Chapters can be assigned according to the needs of the program s curriculum. Key learning points, derived from the learning objectives in the textbook, are given for each subtopic within the chapter and help the student easily identify the concepts that are being reviewed and reinforced. Appealing to all learning types, activities include: Multiple-Choice Questions Fill-in-the-Blanks Think About It Matching Crossword Puzzles Word Jumbles Labeling Sequencing Identification Pam s pearls, words of advice and encouragement from the author, are scattered throughout to help reinforce information. Answers are provided in the Instructor Resources on thePoint and can be given to students at the instructor s discretion. "

Introduction to Healthcare in a Flash

Author: Marilyn Turner
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803638921
Release Date: 2012-09-11
Genre: Medical

Take a unique, multimedia approach to understanding the world of health care—from the office to clinical settings. Learn what it means to work as a team and communicate effectively. Then examine the basics of the human body, how to assess patients, the legal and ethical aspects of health care, and how to successfully land your first job as a healthcare professional.

Lippincott s Textbook for Personal Support Workers A Humanistic Approach to Caregiving

Author: Marilyn A McGreer BSc, LPN
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1469812312
Release Date: 2010-11-01
Genre: Medical

This book is a Canadian adaptation of Lippincott's Textbook for Nursing Assistants, retaining the book's direct, conversational writing style and emphasis on professionalism and humanism. This adaptation prepares students to work as Personal Support Workers (who may be designated by other titles, depending upon the province) in long-term, acute, and home health settings. The original text has been adapted to cover the Canadian healthcare system, discuss considerations for caring for native Canadian populations, and present SI units of measurement. Although each province has a slightly different scope of practice, care has been taken to address the most general, overriding issues of concern to all provinces. http://thepoint.lww.com/product/isbn/9781608311705

Mosby s Paramedic Textbook

Author: Mick J. Sanders
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9780323072755
Release Date: 2011-12-01
Genre: Medical

Reflecting the 2010 Emergency Cardiovascular Care guidelines, Mosby's Paramedic Textbook, 4th Edition provides a comprehensive learning tool for both first-time and refresher paramedic students. Coverage includes an overview of key subjects such as pharmacology, airway management, medical disorders, patient assessment, and trauma. ALS patient care skills are presented step by step, both in the book and in online video clips. New to this edition are nine new chapters, many new topics, and 150 new photos. Written by paramedic expert Mick Sanders, Mosby's Paramedic Textbook follows the National EMS Education Standards and offers complete coverage of the National Standard Curriculum (NSC) for the EMT-Paramedic. More than 1,000 illustrations -- including 150 that are NEW -- accurately present different techniques and skills. Chapter openers, objectives and key terms set the stage for learning. Advanced Life Support (ALS) skills are presented step by step and in full color. Critical thinking questions help in understanding concepts and in applying them to patient care. A summary and a list of references in each chapter make review easier. A herbal appendix in the pharmacology chapter provides access to herbal content. Drug monographs on the Evolve companion website include Mosby's Essential Drugs, with instant access to comprehensive, up-to-date information on the medications that are administered by paramedics as well as those most commonly prescribed to patients. NEW! Nine new chapters and thoroughly updated content align the text with the new National EMS Education Standards and reflect the 2010 ECC (Emergency Cardiovascular Care) guidelines. NEW topics include coronary bypass, endocarditis, adult IO infusion, bird flu, new fluid resuscitation guidelines for trauma patients, drugs of abuse (Vicodin, Oxycontin), prediabetes, and management of hypothermia and drowning. NEW Show Me the Evidence boxes show the value and impact of evidence-based research. NEW Did You Know? boxes supplement chapter content with interesting and relevant information. NEW Look Again feature includes cross-references and specific page numbers for easy review of information that was covered in earlier chapters. NEW farm considerations in the Trauma section enhance rural practice with the kinematics of farm machinery incidents. Additional Critical Thinking boxes encourage the application of critical thinking skills to "real-life" EMS. Additional cultural considerations enhance your ability to deal with the issues of multicultural patients. NEW Advanced Practice Procedures in Critical Care appendix provides an overview of specialty procedures for paramedics who work in critical care settings. Revised and updated Emergency Drug Index reflects the new 2010 ECC guidelines with coverage of more than 75 emergency drugs, their dose and administration, onset and duration, indications and contraindications, adverse reactions, and special considerations.