Community/Public Health Nursing Online for Maurer and Smith, Community/Public Health Nursing Practice (User Guide and Access Code) - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9781416050056

Community/Public Health Nursing Online for Maurer and Smith, Community/Public Health Nursing Practice (User Guide and Access Code)

4th Edition

Authors: Penny Leake
eBook ISBN: 9781416050056
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 8th October 2008
Page Count: 8

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

Description

Using online exercises and realistic case scenarios, this course brings community health situations to life for students and provides them opportunities for decision-making and critical thinking. A modular format provides flexibility in teaching the course, allowing you to add to, delete from, and change content to fit your needs. Learning activities use a variety of engaging exercises to challenge your students. Fourteen modules are included, each with an introduction, learning objectives, a reading assignment, case scenarios with multiple learning activities, an assessment quiz, and critical thinking questions.

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.

Details

No. of pages:
8
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781416050056

About the Authors

Penny Leake Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Nursing, Luther College, Decorah, IA