Be prepared for the opportunities that await you!
In today’s healthcare environment, the responsibilities and clinical practice of Licensed Practical Nurses and Licensed Vocational Nurses have expanded far beyond those of traditional settings. Build the knowledge you need to assume the leadership and management roles that you will be asked to fulfill and to confidently navigate the increasingly complex environments in which you will practice.
“LPN/LVN Connections’” features, design, organization, and easy-to-read writing style guide you every step of the way—helping you successfully transition from student to professional while still focusing on the humanistic aspects of caring.
I.The Nursing Profession in Today’s Health-Care Environment
1.Historical Perspective and Current Trends
2.Caring as a Personal and Professional Behavior
3.Understanding the Changing Roles in Nursing
5.Nursing and Informatics
II.From Student to Nurse
6.Fulfill Your Role as a Student
7.The Importance of Critical Thinking
8.Entry Into Practice
10.Leadership and Management as a Professional Concept
11.Communication Skills in Leadership and Management
12.Understanding Benefits of Change
13.Setting Meaningful Priorities
14. Handling Conflict in the Nursing Profession
15.Dealing With Chaos
16.Ethics and Law in Nursing Management
17.Understanding Use of Power
18. Motivating Employees
19. Team Building
20.Delegating, Coaching, and Evaluating Performance