Evaluation of health care quality for DNPs /

This is the only nursing text to facilitate the achievement by Doctor of Nursing Practice graduates (DNPs) s of the highest possible competency in conducting systematic and in-depth evaluations of all aspects of health care. The second edition of this award-winning text keeps pace with the rapidly e...

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Other Authors: Hickey, Joanne V. (Editor), Brosnan, Christine A. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, LLC, 2017.
Edition:Second edition.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Section 1. Underpinnings of evaluation. 1. Evaluation and DNPs : the mandate for evaluation / Joanne V. Hickey and Christine A. Brosnan ; 2. The nature of evidence as a basis for evaluation / Joanne V. Hickey ; 3. Conceptual models for evaluation in advanced nursing practice / Christine A. Brosnan ; 5. Economic evaluation / Christine A. Brosnan and J. Michael Swint
  • Section 2. Special areas of evaluation in health care. 6. Evaluation of organizations and systems Nancy Manning Crider and Elizabeth Ulrich ; 7. Evaluation of health care information systems and patient care technology / Sharon McLane and Juliana J. Brixley ; 8. Program evaluation / Joanne V. Hickey and Christine A. Brosnan ; 9. Quality improvement / Eileen R. Giardino ; 10. Evaluation of patient care based on standards, guidelines, and protocols / Ronda G. Hughes ; 11. Health care teams / Joanne V. Hickey
  • Section 3. Evaluation of populations and health policy. 12. Evaluating populations and population health / Deanna E. Grimes and Nancy F. Weller ; 13. Translating outcomes from evaluation to health policy / Deanna E. Grimes, Richard M. Grimes, and Christine A. Brosnan ; 14. Future trends and challenges in evaluation / Christine A. Brosnan and Joanne V. Hickey.