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LPN to RN transitions / Lora Claywell.

Claywell, Lora, (author.).
Book Book


Location: IAHS STACKS RT82 .C552 2014
Barcode: 30731101101719
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780323101578 (softcover)
  • ISBN: 0323101577 (softcover)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 317 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Third edition.
  • Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier/Mosby, 2014.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Honoring your past, planning your future -- Managing time and designing personal success -- Classroom study habits that work -- Reviewing basic math review for medication calculations -- Passing NCLEX(R) -- Distinguishing the RN role from the LPN/LVN role -- The nurses, ideas, and forces that define the profession -- Upholding ethical and legal principles -- Care and safety standards, competence, and nurse accountability -- Using nursing theory to guide professional practice -- Providing patient-centered care through the nursing process -- Critical and diagnostic thinking for better clinical judgment -- Practicing evidence-based decision-making -- Communicating with patients and coworkers -- Teaching patients and their families -- Leading, delegating, and collaborating -- Promoting healthful living in the primary care setting -- Managing patient care in secondary and tertiary settings -- Reflecting on your transition.
Subject: Nursing > Vocational guidance.
Practical nurses.
Education, Nursing.
Career Mobility.
Nurse's Role.
Nursing Process.