Outcome Assessment in Advanced Practice Nursing Second Edition

Winner of an AJN Book of the Year Award for 2009! Designated a Doody's Core Title! "This is an excellent and timely tool for advanced practice nurses.

Author: Dr. Ruth M. Kleinpell, PhD, RN-CS, FAAN, FAANP, FCCM

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826125832

Category: Medical

Page: 328

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Winner of an AJN Book of the Year Award for 2009! Designated a Doody's Core Title! "This is an excellent and timely tool for advanced practice nurses." Score: 100, 5 stars --Doody's "This book serves as an ideal tool for assisting APNs in gaining an understanding of the process of outcomes assessment....[A] useful resource for APN students, researchers, educators, and administrators...." --Gail L. Ingersoll, EdD, RN, FAAN Director, Center for Outcomes Measurement and Practice Innovation Loretta Ford Professor of Nursing University of Rochester Medical Center (From the Foreword) Measuring patient outcomes is arguably the most important job of the advanced practice nurse (APN)-yet conducting outcome assessment and selecting the appropriate instruments for measuring outcome continue to be a challenge, even to the best in the field. This newly revised edition provides APNs with up-to-date resources and examples of outcome measures, tools, and methods that can be used to expand the APN's understanding of outcome assessment. The chapters outline numerous examples of practice-based outcome assessments, with detailed descriptions of how an assessment is conducted, as well as guidelines for identifying the proper instruments for measuring outcome. New to this edition: An extensively updated literature review on outcome measurement A new chapter on outcomes assessment in primary care and ambulatory settings Guidelines for locating instruments and measures for assessment Information on an ongoing international initiative focusing on the development of an APN research data collection toolkit Written for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, certified nurse midwives, certified registered nurse anesthetists, and graduate level APNs, this newly updated edition serves as an invaluable resource for APNs, regardless of specialty area of practice or practice setting.

Outcome Assessment in Advanced Practice Nursing

The fifth edition of this award-winning text continues to be the only advanced practice nursing resource to focus exclusively on outcome assessment, an integral aspect of quantifying the effectiveness of care, both clinically and ...

Author: Dr Ruth M Kleinpell

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ISBN: 9780826151254

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The fifth edition of this award-winning text continues to be the only advanced practice nursing resource to focus exclusively on outcome assessment, an integral aspect of quantifying the effectiveness of care, both clinically and financially. Written by expert practitioners, educators, and researchers, this text analyzes the foundations of outcome assessment, provides guidelines for selecting assessment instruments and measuring results, and discusses design and implementation challenges. It also covers specialty areas of practice and specialty-specific considerations for outcome evaluation. This revision provides APRN students, educators, and administrators with the most up-to-date resources and information on measuring outcomes of practice. The fifth edition has a strong focus on practice-specific quality metrics and covers a recent national collaborative project that showcased outcomes of nurse-led initiatives as part of the Choosing Widely Campaign. Additionally, the fifth edition now includes an outcome assessment template to aid in the application of content. New to the Fifth Edition: Discusses a recent national collaborative project showcasing outcomes of nurse-led initiatives as part of the Choosing Widely Campaign A new outcome assessment template to aid in the practical application of content New exemplars demonstrating practical application in a variety of settings Includes examples of APRN roles and impact resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic Increased coverage of DNP competencies and scope of practice Covers updates on NP competencies and their impact on care Key Features: Covers specialty areas of practice and specialty-specific considerations for outcome evaluation Offers guidelines for selecting assessment instruments and measuring the results Describes potential pitfalls of design and implementation Includes an instructor's manual including algorithms and teaching tools Purchase includes digital access for use on most mobile devices or computers.

Outcome Assessment in Advanced Practice Nursing

Chapter 1 MEASURING OUTCOMES IN ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSING Ruth M. Kleinpell Measuring outcomes of advanced practice nursing has become a mandate . The demands for measuring outcomes of care have been emphasized by federal and state ...

Author: Ruth M. Kleinpell

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826116291

Category: Medical

Page: 298

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This book provides up-to-date resources and examples of outcome measures, tools and methods that can be used by APNs in their quest to keep pace with new developments in the rapidly expanding field of outcome measurement. The chapter authors, recognized expert practitioners, offer invaluable insight into the process of conducting outcomes assessments in all APN practice, including the clinical nurse, nurse practitioner, certified registered nurse anesthetist and certified nurse midwife practice specialties. Detailed figures, tables, and examples of outcome studies from actual research in APN practice make this an essential resource for evaluating the true impact the advanced practice nurse has on the delivery and fulfillment of care.


Outcome Assessment in Advanced Practice Nursing

This fifth edition of Outcome Assessment in Advanced Practice Nursing provides APRNs with updated resources and information on measuring outcomes of practice. The chapters within this book focus on presenting an overview of advanced ...

Author: Dr. Ruth M. Kleinpell, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAAN, FAANP, FCCM

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826151264

Category: Medical

Page: 312

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The fifth edition of this award-winning text continues to be the only advanced practice nursing resource to focus exclusively on outcome assessment, an integral aspect of quantifying the effectiveness of care, both clinically and financially. Written by expert practitioners, educators, and researchers, this text analyzes the foundations of outcome assessment, provides guidelines for selecting assessment instruments and measuring results, and discusses design and implementation challenges. It also covers specialty areas of practice and specialty-specific considerations for outcome evaluation. This revision provides APRN students, educators, and administrators with the most up-to-date resources and information on measuring outcomes of practice. The fifth edition has a strong focus on practice-specific quality metrics and covers a recent national collaborative project that showcased outcomes of nurse-led initiatives as part of the Choosing Widely Campaign. Additionally, the fifth edition now includes an outcome assessment template to aid in the application of content. New to the Fifth Edition: Discusses a recent national collaborative project showcasing outcomes of nurse-led initiatives as part of the Choosing Widely Campaign A new outcome assessment template to aid in the practical application of content New exemplars demonstrating practical application in a variety of settings Includes examples of APRN roles and impact resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic Increased coverage of DNP competencies and scope of practice Covers updates on NP competencies and their impact on care Key Features: Covers specialty areas of practice and specialty-specific considerations for outcome evaluation Offers guidelines for selecting assessment instruments and measuring the results Describes potential pitfalls of design and implementation Includes an instructor's manual including algorithms and teaching tools Purchase includes digital access for use on most mobile devices or computers.

Hamric Hanson s Advanced Practice Nursing E Book

In H. M. Dreher, & M. E. S. Glasgow (Eds.), Role development for doctoral advanced nursing practice (pp. 213–226). Springer Publishing. ... Developing nurse practitioner associated metrics for outcomes assessment.

Author: Mary Fran Tracy

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323777120

Category: Medical

Page: 834

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Edited and written by a "Who's Who" of internationally known thought leaders in advanced practice nursing, Hamric and Hanson's Advanced Practice Nursing: An Integrative Approach, 7th Edition provides a clear, comprehensive, and contemporary introduction to advanced practice nursing today, addressing all major APRN competencies, roles, and issues. Thoroughly revised and updated, the 7th edition of this bestselling text covers topics ranging from the evolution of advanced practice nursing to evidence-based practice, leadership, ethical decision-making, and health policy. Coverage of the full breadth of APRN core competencies defines and describes all competencies, including direct clinical practice, guidance and coaching, evidence-based practice, leadership, collaboration, and ethical practice. Operationalizes and applies the APRN core competencies to the major APRN roles: the Clinical Nurse Specialist, the Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (both adult-gerontology and pediatric), the Certified Nurse-Midwife, and the Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist. Content on managing APRN environments addresses factors such as business planning and reimbursement; marketing, negotiating, and contracting; regulatory, legal, and credentialing requirements; health policy; and nursing outcomes and performance improvement research.

Educating Advanced Practice Nurses and Midwives

It is a useful text in education programs for nurse practitioners , midwives , clinical nurse specialists , and nurse anesthetists . Also of interest from Springer Publishing ... Outcome Assessment In Advanced Practice Nursing Ruth M.

Author: Joyce Beebe Thompson

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Category: Medical

Page: 238

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Evidence based Practice for Nurses

Measuring outcomes in advanced practice nursing . In R. Kleinpell ( Ed . ) , Outcome assessment in advanced practice nursing ( pp . 1-50 ) . New York : Springer . Krau , S. ( 2001 ) . Using nurse - sensitive outcomes to improve clinical ...

Author: Nola A. Schmidt

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 468

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Perfect for undergraduate research courses or courses on role development

Core Concepts in Advanced Practice Nursing

Hanson ( Eds . ) , Advanced nursing practice : an integrative approach ( pp . 569-600 ) . Philadelphia : WB Saunders , Gregg , A.C. , & Bloom , K.C. ( 1999 ) . Performance evaluation and patient outcomes ...

Author: Denise L. Robinson

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 710

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Addressing the core topics of the AACN's Essentials for Masters Education in Nursing, each chapter of this text includes an overview of the topic, review of the literature, future directions, implications for nursing, and critical issues.

Advanced Practice Nursing in Psychiatric and Mental Health Care

Nursing Clinics of North America , 32 ( 3 ) , Dickey , B. ( Eds . ) . Outcomes assessment in clinical practice . Baltimore : Williams & Wilkins . Merwin , E.I. , & Mauck , A. ( 1995 ) . Psychiatric nursing outcome research : the state ...

Author: American Psychiatric Nurses Association

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 629

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Discover how the psychiatric nursing profession must evolve to meet the opportunities and challenges of the next century! This forward-thinking book prepares psychiatric nurses for emerging advanced practice roles as clinicians, managers, educators, consultants, policy makers, researchers and leaders. This joint effort between Mosby and the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) critically examines the current knowledge base, clinical practice, roles, and issues that will continue to have a major impact on the specialty of psychiatric nursing. The book presents the latest information in science and research, relevant concepts and models, technology and informatics, role development, ethical and legal considerations, and policy implications affecting advanced practice psychiatric nurses. * An official publication of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA). * Covers all major aspects of advanced practice mental health nursing. * Contributed by experts from APNA, other psychiatric nursing associations, and consumer groups. * Lists web sites and other available resources in a special Resources and Connections section in each chapter. * Provides policy statements, standards, listing of graduate programs, and resources in helpful appendixes.