Fast Facts for the Medical- Surgical Nurse: Clinical by Margaret Ciocco MS RN BC CDP

By Margaret Ciocco MS RN BC CDP

Written for registered nurses in orientation, this concise, hassle-free source presents an entire photograph of all elements of fine sufferer care on a hectic medical-surgical nursing unit. It covers evaluation, key scientific skills/procedures, and documentation of care in an simply digestible, bulleted layout. Time-tested assistance approximately new nurse orientation to specialist perform comprises ìproven pearls for success.î content material is present and evidence-based, and reinforces formerly mastered talents in ìkey issues to recollectî sections. The subject matter of ìthe monstrous photoî of sufferer care is a constant thread all through.

Clinical chaptersóorganized via physique process for simple reference--present universal stipulations noticeable in medical-surgical nursing and unit emergencies, besides concentrated checks, lab paintings assessment, comparable techniques and abilities, a documentation consultant, and customary medicines together with these for soreness administration. Chapters additionally hide pre-operative and post-operative deal with all stipulations. numerous ìmust-have sectionsî comprise an orientation advisor describing what new nurses can count on as they include their new position. This part addresses co-workers and supervisors, discovering a mentor, hourly rounding, HIPAA reminders, and phone skills/customer kinfolk. one other part is dedicated to all points of an infection keep watch over, and an appendix offers a wealth of assets and assisting info of specific price to the recent nurse.

Key Features:

  • Provides concise, uncomplicated, evidence-based suggestions in regards to the ìwhole photoî of nursing on a medical-surgical or sub-acute unit
  • Presents a distinct orientation part providing ìproven pearls for successî
  • Contains targeted review publications, talents assessment, documentation assistance, and medicines for universal medical-surgical stipulations and emergencies
  • Addresses pre- and post-operative care and soreness control
  • Covers very important protocols relating to an infection control

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