Nurses Making Policy: From Bedside To Boardroom
Nurses Making Policy: From Bedside to Boardroom
There is a plethora of policy books on the market, but none illustrate the steps in the policy process better than this one. The high caliber editors and contributors, all of whom have been involved in policy work, bring years of experience to illustrate the key points... This publication is timely as the shift in healthcare requires input from all health professionals, but especially nurses who are at the frontline of healthcare change and delivery. This outstanding resource will help motivate many more nurses to get involved in the policy process... Weighted Numerical Score: 93 - 4 Stars!--Doody's Medical Reviews
Written by those in the know√±exceptional nurse leaders in practice, education, and politics√±this is a practical, "how-to" book written to help advanced students and nurse leaders develop health policy skills to advocate for patients from the bedside to the larger political arena. Co-published with the American Nurses Association (ANA), the book examines the pivotal role of nurses' involvement in health policy and describes the requisite steps for facilitating policy change√±from understanding the political system through activating a plan and beyond. It features the voices of a wide variety of nurse leaders who discuss...