This professional nursing ethics textbook offers a distinctive and innovative approach tailored for practicing nurses and the educational requirements of nursing students, such as those pursuing RN to BSN and RN to MSN programs. Authored by subject matter experts, the book delves into ethical concepts that are relevant to registered nurses with several years of experience, but who are now exploring higher-level ideas and applications. Throughout the text, various areas of professional practice are covered, and case studies are included to highlight the importance of ethical competence and decision-making. The content aligns with the criteria outlined in the AACN Essentials for Baccalaureate Education, as well as the QSEN and IOM competencies.
Table of Content
Dedication Contributors Contributor Acknowledgments Foreword Preface Acknowledgments I: Foundations of Ethical Nursing Practice 1: Recognizing Ethical Terms, Theories, and Principles 2: Developing Ethical Skills: A Framework II: Skills and Resources for Ethical Decision Making 3: Using Ethical Decision Making and Communication Skills to Minimize Conflict 4: Recognizing and Addressing Moral Distress in Nursing Practice: Personal, Professional, and Organizational Factors
- 5: Understanding the Process of Clinical Ethics: Committees and Consults
III: Emerging Ethical Issues in Nursing Practice 6: Exploring Ethical Issues Related to Person- and Family-Centered Care 7: Applying Ethics in Research and Evidence-Informed Practices 8: Applying Ethics to the Leadership Role 9: Public Health Ethics and Social Justice in the Community 10: Exploring Ethical Issues Encountered With the Older Adult 11: Exploring Ethical Issues Related to Emerging Technology in Health Care IV: Competent Ethical Practice as It Relates to Quality and Safety in Nursing Practice 12: Applying IntegratedEthics in Nursing Practice 13: Understanding the Relationship Between Quality, Safety, and Ethics
Sample - Ethical Competence in Nursing Practice: Competencies, Skills, Decision-Making 1st Ed Test Bank