Community/Public Health Nursing Online for Community/Public Health Nursing Practice

5th Edition

Authors:

  • Frances Maurer
  • Claudia Smith
  • Key Features

    • Reading assignments from the textbook are provided for each module.
    • 14 modules represent the core concepts of community/public health nursing, with each module containing 2-3 case scenarios to help students apply content from the textbook to the real world.
    • Each case scenario includes learning exercises and culminates with assessment questions that let you evaluate student comprehension.
    • Immediate feedback is provided for all activities and assessments, helping students master the material and reinforcing their understanding.
    • Student-friendly features make learning easier with objectives, case scenarios, learning activities, pop up screens, reading assignments, assessment quizzes, and critical thinking questions.
    • Photographs and virtual-reality video depict client situations.
    • Voiceovers, on-screen text, and visual cues are used, supporting diverse learning styles.
    • A quiz in every module may be used to help students prepare for in-class exams or may be assigned by instructors as graded assessments.
    • A variety of communications tools for instructors include real-time chat, a class calendar, a syllabus, e-mail connections, and bulletin and discussion boards.
    • Online course management tools help instructors track student progress and mastery within each module.
    • A user's guide includes complete instructions on how to get started, how to work through each section of the course, and a full description of features.

    Table of Contents

    Looking Upstream (includes course navigation, introduction)

    Unit One: The Foundations of Community/Public Health Nursing

    Module 1: Community/Public Health Nursing: Population-Focused Practice

    Module 2: Health Care Systems

    Module 3: Economics of Health Care Delivery

    Unit Two: Essential Skills of Community/Public Health Nursing

    Module 4: Community Assessment

    Module 5: Epidemiology

    Module 6: Nursing Process in the Community

    Module 7: Community Health Promotion

    Module 8: Health Education

    Unit Three: Community/Public Health Nursing in Context

    Module 9: Family Health

    Module 10: Environmental Health

    Module 11: Ethical and Legal Challenges in the Community

    Module 12: Vulnerable Populations

    Module 13: Disaster Management

    Module 14: The Future of Community/Public Health Nursing

    Details

    No. of pages:
    4
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781455750474
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781455750467

    About the authors

    Frances Maurer

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Community Health Educator and Consultant, Baltimore, Maryland

    Claudia Smith

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Community/Public Health Nursing Educator and Consultant, Bowie, Maryland