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CRRN Exam Secrets Study Guide

CRRN Test Review for the Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse Exam
Author: Mometrix Media,Crrn Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
ISBN: 9781609715335
Category: Medical
Page: 168
View: 1352
***Includes Practice Test Questions*** CRRN Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive CRRN Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. CRRN Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CRRN Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive content review including: Spasticity, Receptor Types, Muscle Hypertrophy, DTR grading, Gait, Spasticity, Wheelchairs, Discharge Planning, Sleep-rest Pattern, Phases of Burn Management, Potassium and foods, Pressure Ulcer Classification, Basics about Sodium, Role of Lipids, Pharmacology, Coping, Legal Considerations, Layers of Skin, Life Skills, Spirituality, Health/Disease Management, Vitamin B-12, Value-belief Pattern, Care of Minor Burns, Communication, Types of Anxiety Disorders, Normal Lab Values, Community Living, Self-Perception, Glascow Coma Scale, Rehabilitation Team, and much more...

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CRRN Exam Flashcard Study System

CRRN Test Practice Questions & Review for the Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse Exam
Author: Mometrix Media LLC
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781609715342
Category: Medical
Page: N.A
View: 3597

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CRRN Exam Practice Questions

CRRN Practice Tests & Review for the Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse Exam
Author: Exam Secrets Test Prep Staff Crrn
Publisher: Mometrix Test Preparation
ISBN: 9781630940119
Category: Medical
Page: 98
View: 7213
CRRN Exam Practice Questions are the simplest way to prepare for the CRRN test. Practice is an essential part of preparing for a test and improving a test taker's chance of success. The best way to practice taking a test is by going through lots of practice test questions. If someone has never taken a practice test, then they are unprepared for the types of questions and answer choices that they will encounter on the official test. There is a tremendous advantage to someone taking the test that is already familiar with the questions and answer choices. Another advantage of taking practice tests is that you can assess your performance and see if you need to study and practice more, or if you're already prepared enough to achieve success on your test day. If you do well on the practice test, then you know you're prepared. If you struggle on the practice test, then you know you may still have more work to do to get prepared. Taking lots of practice tests helps ensure that you are not surprised or disappointed on your test day. Our CRRN Exam Practice Questions give you the opportunity to test your knowledge on a set of questions. You can know everything that is going to be covered on the test and it will not do you any good on test day if you have not had a chance to practice. Repetition is a key to success and using practice test questions allows you to reinforce your strengths and improve your weaknesses. Detailed answer explanations are also included for each question. It may sound obvious, but you have to know which questions you missed (and more importantly why you missed them) to be able to avoid making the same mistakes again when you take the real test. That's why our CRRN Exam Practice Questions include answer keys with detailed answer explanations. These in-depth answer explanations will allow you to better understand any questions that were difficult for you or that you needed more help to understand.

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Rehabilitation Nursing Procedures Manual


Author: Therese T. Alexander,Roberta J. Hiduke,Kathleen A. Stevens
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange
ISBN: N.A
Category: Medical
Page: 415
View: 5834
From the nation's leading rehabilitation center comes this manual of basic patient care procedures. This expanded edition is updated to reflect current changes and trends in health care today such as outcomes measurement, managed care/case management, and interdisciplinary practice and outcomes. Infection control content is updated to reflect new research, and updated research has been incorporated into all chapters.

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Rehabilitation Nursing

A Contemporary Approach to Practice
Author: Kristen L. Mauk
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449634476
Category: Medical
Page: 538
View: 6301
Rehabilitation Nursing: A Contemporary Approach To Practice Is A Clinically-Focused Text Designed To Integrate Rehabilitation Into An Academic Curriculum, Educate Nurses New To The Specialty, And Aid Practicing Nurses Preparing For Certification. Incorporating Competencies Set Forth By The Association Of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN), It Includes Key Terms, Learning Objectives, Case Studies, Critical Thinking, Personal Reflection, Resources, And Web Links. Evidence-Based And Practical, This Text Offers Unique And Expert Insights From An Interdisciplinary Author Team Drawing From Nursing, Physical, Occupational, And Speech Therapy, Psychology, Social Work, Nutrition, Veterinary Medicine, Law, Business, And Many More. All Chapters Address Ethics, Research, And Teaching And Include A Wide-Variety Of Topics Such As Stroke, Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, Amputation, Joint Replacement, Neurological Problems, Cardio/Pulmonary, Chronic Illness, Pediatric And Geriatric Rehabilitation, And Health Policy. In Addition, It Explores Exciting Areas Such As Polytrauma, Life Care Planning, And Animal Assisted Therapy.


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Rehabilitation Nursing

Prevention, Intervention, and Outcomes
Author: Shirley P. Hoeman
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323045553
Category: Medical
Page: 796
View: 3112
Providing a solid foundation of concepts and principles, this book maintains the fundamental focus of rehabilitation nursing: holistic care of the rehabilitation client to achieve maximum potential outcomes in functional and lifestyle independence.

    • Study Aids

Praxis II Speech Communication (5221) Exam Secrets

Praxis II Test Review for the Praxis II: Subject Assessments
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781610727464
Category: Study Aids
Page: 268
View: 9346
***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Praxis II Speech Communication: Content Knowledge (0221 and 5221) Exam Secrets helps you ace the Praxis II: Subject Assessments, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Praxis II Speech Communication: Content Knowledge (0221 and 5221) Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Praxis II Speech Communication: Content Knowledge (0221 and 5221) Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Praxis II Test Success: Time Is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; Introduction to the Praxis II Exam Series including: Praxis Assessment Explanation, Two Kinds of Praxis Assessments, Understanding the ETS; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Along with a complete, in-depth study guide for your specific Praxis II Test, and much more...

    • Medical

Clinical Nurse Specialist Toolkit, Second Edition

A Guide for the New Clinical Nurse Specialist
Author: Melanie Duffy, MSN, RN, CCRN, CCNS,Susan Dresser, MSN, APRN-BC CCRN,Janet S. Fulton, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, ANEF, FAAN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826171923
Category: Medical
Page: 266
View: 1754
Praise for the First Edition: "This is a valuable resource for new clinical nurse specialists as they begin their journey. It provides excellent guidance that will help new graduates as they negotiate new positions and develop new roles in healthcare organizations." Score: 95, 4 stars --Doody's This is a one-of-a-kind, all-inclusive reference guide for new Clinical Nurse Specialists entering the field as well as seasoned practitioners looking to update their knowledge. Disseminating a wealth of current professional practice guidance and practical information on reimbursement and certification, the second edition has been fully updated to reflect changes resulting from the Affordable Care Act and the APRN Consensus Model. Four new chapters address changes and emerging trends, expanding focus on independent practice, increasing demands on health care due to the growing population of older adults, and updated reimbursement/economic issues. This authoritative toolkit is organized in an easy-to-use, bullet-point format and includes numerous clinical examples, case scenarios, and personal anecdotes culled from the contributors' own professional experiences. New to the Second Edition: Fully revised and updated Addresses CNS practice within Affordable Care Organizations Describes CNS leadership role in system-level evidence-based practice initiatives Covers documentation and communication of CNS activities aligning with strategic initiatives and CNS practice priorities Discusses facilitating transitions of care to assure safety and quality Addresses the CNS role in interprofessional education in clinical settings Key Features: Presents crucial information on negotiating and securing a job Provides advice on establishing credibility, prioritizing, and finding a mentor Contains guidelines on mentoring staff, leading groups, and precepting students Addresses documenting and measuring clinical outcomes Describes how to network with professional organizations and community agencies Offers practical guidance on applying for reimbursement and pursuing certification and licensure

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Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) Review Manual


Author: Dr. Maryann Godshall, PhD, RN, CCRN, CPN, CNE
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826105066
Category: Medical
Page: 304
View: 7436
"Nurse Educators can no longer be just experts in their specific fields; they need to be able to teach a variety of students in a variety of settings. This book encompasses all topics necessary to assist nurses to become educators. I am not aware any other books that address this area so thoroughly." Score: 98, 5 stars --Doody's ìI truly believe that your book made it possible for me to successfully complete the CNE exam! It truly is the only book you need to pass the CNE exam - I'm living proof! Thanks so much! I learned a lot from your book and intend to keep it on my desk for future reference!î óSue Carroll, MSN, RN Sentara College of Health Sciences This is the only Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) examination prep book that addresses each of the key topics outlined in the actual NLN test blueprint. The review manual serves as an indespensible resource for novice and expert nurse educators seeking to master the content needed for CNE Certification. Each chapter contains only the most important information needed for the test, breaking each topic down into its parts to facilitate quick access to core content. No other review manual offers comprehensive coverage of everything nurse educators need to know for the CNE exam, including guidelines for classroom management, practal teaching strategies, and much more. Why you need this book: Chapter content presents nurse educator core competencies as outlined in the NLN test blueprint Features practice questions in each chapter and an answer key in the back of the book with full explanations of correct answers Includes comprehensive practice test at the end of the book, also with explanations of correct answers Contains essential information on practical teaching strategies, developing lesson plans, culturally diverse students, student evaluation, and much more This guide contains the essential knowledge that all nurse educators need to pass the test and excel in teaching, thus serving as an invaluable resource for systematic review of content before taking the NLN CNE examination.

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PCCN Certification Review


Author: Brorsen,Keri R. Rogelet
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284111180
Category: Medical
Page: 376
View: 8886
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CMSA's Integrated Case Management

A Manual For Case Managers by Case Managers
Author: Kathleen Fraser, MSN, MHA, RN-BC, CCM, CRRN,Rebecca Perez, RN, BSN, CCM,Dr. Corine Latour, PhD, RN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826169511
Category: Medical
Page: 314
View: 3138
Written by case managers for case managers, this reference manual for nurses and other health professionals presents a CMSA tested approach towards systematically integrating physical and mental health case management principles and assessment tools. Since the health care field has undergone major changes such as the passing of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Mental Health Parity, Transition of Care & Chronic Care Management and the Medicare Act and CHIP Authorization Act (MACRA), health care workers must competently know how to integrate those new regulations, describe alternative payment options, and implement requirements for greater patient and family assessment, care planning, and care coordination in their practice. CMSA’s Integrated Case Management delves into the role of the case manager and unpacks how case managers assess and treat complex patients. These are patients who may be challenged with medical and behavioral conditions, poor access to care services, as well as chronic illnesses and disabilities, and require multidisciplinary care to regain health and function. With a wealth of information on regulatory requirements, new models of care, integration of services, digital and telemedicine, and new performance measures that are clearly defined for nurses in nursing terminology, chapters outline the steps needed to begin, implement, and use the interventions of the Integrated Case Management approach. All content aligns with the newly revised 2017 Model Care Act, CMSA Standards of Practice 2016 as well as the CMSA Core Curriculum for Case Management Third Edition.

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Pass CCRN!


Author: Robin Dennison
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780323009997
Category: Intensive care nursing
Page: 792
View: 8166

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CNOR Exam Secrets

Your Key to Exam Success, CNOR Test Review for the CNOR Exam
Author: Mometrix Media
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
ISBN: 9781609710002
Category: Medical
Page: 147
View: 7362
***Includes Practice Test Questions*** CNOR Exam Secrets helps you ace the CNOR Exam and become certified as a perioperative nurse, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive CNOR Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. CNOR Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CNOR Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself A Comprehensive General Strategy Review: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families A Comprehensive Review of the CNOR Test: Preoperative Patient Assessment and Diagnosis, Expected Outcomes and Plan of Care, Intraoperative Activities, Communication, Transfer of Care, Instrumentation and Supplies, Emergency Situations, Management of Personnel, Services, and Materials, Professional Accountability Practice Test Questions and much more...

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Evidence-based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare

A Guide to Best Practice
Author: Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk,Ellen Fineout-Overholt
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1605477788
Category: Medical
Page: 599
View: 3990
Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk and Ellen Fineout-Overholt are creators of the ARCC (Advancing Research and Clinical practice through close Collaboration) Model, an innovative strategy for implementing and sustaining evidence-based practice in healthcare systems. The ARCC Model is cited as an exemplar of education in evidence-based practice in the Board on Health Care Services and the Institute of Medicine's book, Health Professions Education: A Bridge to Quality. "McInyk and Fineout-Overholt's book should be required reading in all graduate programs. Their text has provided a blueprint for the future of nursing practice and a rigorously substantiated and clearly described means for clinicians, educators, and administrators to participate in improving quality of care." Janet D. Allan, PhD, RN, FAAN Dean and Professor University of Maryland School of Nursing "Evidence-based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare: A Guide to Best Practice has been instrumental in developing a culture of evidence-based practice at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. It is fundamental to our curriculum provided to all levels of staff, from new graduate nurses to the highest levels of hospital leadership." Dr. Patricia Potter, RN, PhD, FAAN, Dr. Gail Rea, RN, PhD, CNE, Dr. Karen Balakas, RN, PhD, CNE, Jennifer Williams, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, Elizabeth Pratt, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC Evidence Equals Excellence group at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Barnes-Jewish School of Nursing at Goldfarb Evidence-based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare: A Guide to Best Practice is an exemplary text that spans the continuum of nursing evidence to support best practice. Utilizing this text with undergraduate, RN to BSN, and graduate nursing students, it is the ONLY text that demonstrates how to retrieve, read, and analyze evidence whether it is published as an individual study, systematic review, meta-analysis, best practice guideline, or outcomes management report. Students learn how to utilize multiple complex databases and websites as they move through each chapter. And, they experience dissemination of evidence through the development of presentations, publications, posters, and grants. This is truly a remarkable book that embraces evidence as the basis for nursing practice and patient-centered care and safety. Having used this text with more than 1000 students over the past five years, I can honestly say that I have found no other text that facilitates learning and development of clinical judgment that is grounded in valid, reliable, and applicable evidence. This is a keeper! Alice E. Dupler, JD, APRN-BC Clinical Associate Professor Washington State University College of Nursing "I have used the book since I developed the Evidence-based Practice course for our College of Nursing in Fall 2007. It was the first course of its kind at Indiana State University. It has been well received and the preferred course for all nursing graduate students for completion of their final scholarly projects. The text was essential in developing the course and provides the foundation and guidance that the students need to develop their Evidence Based Practice projects...the students love the text!" Susan Eley PhD, RN, FNP-BC Assistant Professor Director FNP Program Indiana State University

CCM Certification Made Easy

Your Guide to Passing the Certified Case Manager Exam
Author: Andrea Morris
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781943889020
Category:
Page: 233
View: 5744
We are extremely pleased to tell you that CCM Certification Made Easy has been updated to it's Second Edition, and includes all the new material recently added to the CCM Exam. Every subdomain is covered on the exam. CCM Certification Made Easy is clearly the most complete CCM Exam prep book you can buy.Up to date - every area has been revisited for this updated edition to keep pace with the substantial changes in healthcare and the CCM Exam.Includes a condensed versions of the CCMC's Glossary of Terms that are an essential resource to pass the CCM Exam.Includes a website link to download a free companion workbook and study strategies that countless case managers have used to pass the CCM Exam at no extra charge.

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Clinical Skills for Pharmacists - E-Book

A Patient-Focused Approach
Author: Karen J. Tietze
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 032308222X
Category: Medical
Page: 214
View: 3652
Covering the skills needed for pharmaceutical care in a patient-centered pharmacy setting, Clinical Skills for Pharmacists: A Patient-Focused Approach, 3rd Edition describes fundamental skills such as communication, physical assessment, and laboratory and diagnostic information, as well as patient case presentation, therapeutic planning, and monitoring of drug intake. Numerous case examples show how skills are applied in clinical situations. Now in full color, this edition adds more illustrations and new coverage on taking a medication history, physical assessment, biomarkers, and drug information. Expert author Karen J. Tietze provides unique, pharmacy-specific coverage that helps you prepare for the NAPLEX and feel confident during patient encounters. Coverage of clinical skills prepares you to be more involved with patients and for greater physical assessment and counselling responsibilities, with discussions of communication, taking a medical history, physical assessment, reviewing lab and diagnostic tests, and monitoring drug therapies. A logical organization promotes skill building, with the development of each new skill building upon prior skills. Learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter highlight important topics. Self-assessment questions at the end of each chapter help in measuring your comprehension of learning objectives. Professional codes of ethics are described in the Ethics in Pharmacy and Health Care chapter, including confidentiality, HIPAA, research ethics, ethics and the promotion of drugs, and the use of advance directives in end-of-life decisions. Numerous tables summarize key and routinely needed information. Downloadable, customizable forms on the companion Evolve website make it easier to perform tasks such as monitoring drug intake and for power of attorney.

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Textbook of Basic Nursing


Author: Caroline Bunker Rosdahl,Mary T. Kowalski
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781765213
Category: Medical
Page: 1741
View: 7172
Now in its Ninth Edition, this comprehensive all-in-one textbook covers the basic LPN/LVN curriculum and all content areas of the NCLEX-PN®. Coverage includes anatomy and physiology, nursing process, growth and development, nursing skills, and pharmacology, as well as medical-surgical, maternal-neonatal, pediatric, and psychiatric-mental health nursing. The book is written in a student-friendly style and has an attractive full-color design, with numerous illustrations, tables, and boxes. Bound-in multimedia CD-ROMs include audio pronunciations, clinical simulations, videos, animations, and a simulated NCLEX-PN® exam. This edition's comprehensive ancillary package includes curriculum materials, PowerPoint slides, lesson plans, and a test generator of NCLEX-PN®-style questions.

Illinois Pharmacy Law

An Mpje Study Guide
Author: Maryam Khazraee Pharmd,Yen Thieu,Yen Thieu Pharmd
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781974291458
Category:
Page: 262
View: 4720
Order from rxpharmacist.com for the cheapest deal! You asked. We delivered. This review guide was thoughtfully created by recent pharmacy graduates for recent, soon to be pharmacy graduates or even the seasoned pharmacist wanting to get licensed in the state of IL. Based off previous customer feedback, we spent months created this guide with no detail left unchecked. It is meant to be an extensive yet simple guide to pass your board exams easily. This study guide will save you from weeks of frustration and help focus on key points to study for the IL MPJE exam. One of the most updated guides out there, we also include a mock 120-question IL state practice exam that highly mimics the actual IL MPJE so you can test your knowledge. In addition, we also include a 120-question federal practice exam. That's over 240 practice questions! Want more guides or need more help? Visit us at www.rxpharmacist.com.