Skills Performance Checklists for Clinical Nursing Skills & TechniquesBy
- Anne Perry, RN, EdD, FAAN, Professor and Associate Dean, School of Nursing, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL
- Patricia Potter, RN, MSN, PhD, FAAN, Director of Research, Patient Care Services Barnes-Jewish Hospital St. Louis, MO
- Wendy Ostendorf, RN, MS, EdD, CNE, Neumann University, Aston, Pennsylvania
Master the clinical skills and techniques you need to succeed as a nurse! Designed to accompany Potter and Perry's Clinical Nursing Skills & Techniques, 8th Edition, these handy checklists help you perform each skill and procedure presented in the textbook. By following these step-by-step checklists, you will build skills and assess your proficiency quickly and easily.
Paperback, 624 Pages
Published: March 2013
- 1. Using Evidence in Practice2. Admitting, Transfer, and Discharge3. Communication4. Documentation and Informatics5. Vital Signs 6. Health Assessment7. Medical Asepsis8. Sterile Technique9. Safe Patient Handling10. Exercise & Ambulation11. Orthopedic Measures12. Support Surfaces13. Safety and Quality Improvement14. Disaster Preparedness15. Pain Assessment and Basic Comfort Measures16. Palliative Care17. Personal Hygiene and Bedmaking18. Pressure Ulcer Care19. Eye and Ear Care 20. Safe Medication Preparation21. Oral and Topical Medications22. Parenteral Medications23. Oxygen Therapy24. Performing Chest Physiotherapy25. Airway Management26. Closed Chest Drainage Systems27. Emergency Measure for Life Support28. Intravenous and Vascular Access Therapy29. Blood Transfusions30. Oral Nutrition31. Enteral Nutrition32. Parenteral Nutrition33. Urinary Elimination34. Bowel Elimination and Gastric Intubation35. Ostomy Care36. Preoperative/Postoperative Care37. Intraoperative Care38. Wound Care 39. Dressings, Bandages, and Binders40. Warm and Cold Therapy41. Home Care Safety42. Home Care Teaching43. Specimen Collection44. Diagnostic Procedures