Chart Smart: The A-to-Z Guide to Better Nursing Documentation (3rd edition)

Chart Smart: The A-to-Z Guide to Better Nursing Documentation (3rd edition)

By: Lippincott (contributor)Paperback

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Description

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this portable handbook shows nurses in all practice settings exactly what to document in any situation. Nearly 300 alphabetically organized entries cover diseases, emergencies, procedures, legal and ethical problems, and difficult situations involving patients, families, and other health care professionals. Legal Casebook sidebars provide real-world examples of court cases. AccuChart sample forms show how to accurately complete various forms. This edition includes new, difficult, and timely charting situations such as moderate sedation, medication reconciliation, infant identification, faxing medical records, and requests by families for medical advice. Other highlights include expanded information on the electronic medical record, current Joint Commission guidelines on abbreviation use, and the newest NANDA nursing diagnoses.

Contents

Advisory board Contributors and consultants Foreword Documentation (in alphabetical order) Appendices Computerized charting Abbreviations to avoid Common charting mistakes to avoid Charting checkup: You're on trial - How to protect yourself NANDA-I nursing diagnoses: Definitions and classifications Selected references Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781605477640
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 512
  • ID: 9781605477640
  • weight: 635
  • ISBN10: 1605477648
  • edition: 3rd edition

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