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 Practice 2. Admitting, Transfer, and Discharge 3. Communication 4. Documentation and Informatics 5. Vital Signs 6. Health Assessment 7. Medical Asepsis 8. Sterile Technique 9. Safe Patient Handling 10. Exercise & Ambulation 11. Orthopedic Measures 12. Support Surfaces 13. Safety and Quality Improvement 14. Disaster Preparedness 15. Pain Assessment and Basic Comfort Measures 16. Palliative Care 17. Personal Hygiene and Bedmaking 18. Pressure Ulcer Care 19. Eye and Ear Care 20. Safe Medication Preparation 21. Oral and Topical Medications 22. Parenteral Medications 23. Oxygen Therapy 24. Performing Chest Physiotherapy 25. Airway Management 26. Closed Chest Drainage Systems 27. Emergency Measure for Life Support 28. Intravenous and Vascular Access Therapy 29. Blood Transfusions 30. Oral Nutrition 31. Enteral Nutrition 32. Parenteral Nutrition 33. Urinary Elimination 34. Bowel Elimination and Gastric Intubation 35. Ostomy Care 36. Preoperative/Postoperative Care 37. Intraoperative Care 38. Wound Care 39. Dressings, Bandages, and Binders 40. Warm and Cold Therapy 41. Home Care Safety 42. Home Care Teaching 43. Specimen Collection 44. Diagnostic Procedures