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Introduction to Clinical Allied Healthcare 2nd Edition

Debra Garber, RN, BSN, MICN, EMT-P

  • Published
  • 576 Pages

Overview

This core text covers topics that every clinical allied healthcare worker needs to know. Written and edited by registered nurses and experienced educators, Introduction to Clinical Allied Healthcare, 2E provides an educational foundation in anatomy, professional ethics, healthful living, and the healthcare environment. This text also provides information on basic clinical skills relating to asepsis, Standard Precautions, patient care, vital signs, and first aid.

Debra Garber, RN, BSN, MICN, EMT-P,

  • Each chapter contains objectives, key terms, and a summary.
  • Student enrichment activities are also available
Chapter 1: Introduction to Healthcare Facilities. Chapter 2: The Acute Care Hospital. Chapter 3: Hospital Employees and Medical Staff. Chapter 4: The Allied Health Worker, the Law, and Professional Ethics. Chapter 5: Understanding the Patient as a Person. Chapter 6: Communication Skills. Chapter 7: The Safe Workplace. Chapter 8: Disasters: Preparedness, Hazards, and Prevention. Chapter 9: Infection Control. Chapter 10: Fundamental Skills. Chapter 11: Fundamental Patient Care Equipment. Chapter 12: Introduction to Medical Terminology. Chapter 13: Introduction to the Human Body. Chapter 14: Support, Movement, and Protection: The Skeletal, Muscular, and Integumentary Systems. Chapter 15: Transporting and Transmitting: The Circulatory Lymphatic, and Nervous System. Chapter 16: Excretion: The Respiratory, Digestive, and Urinary Systems. Chapter 17: The Specialties: The Sensory and Reproductive Systems. Chapter 18: Basic First Aid. Chapter 19: Healthful Living. Chapter 20: Career Planning.

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Introduction to Clinical Allied Healthcare

ISBN: 9780892625512
This core text covers topics that every clinical allied healthcare worker needs to know. Written and edited by registered nurses and experienced educators, Introduction to Clinical Allied Healthcare, 2E provides an educational foundation in anatomy, professional ethics, healthful living, and the healthcare environment. This text also provides information on basic clinical skills relating to asepsis, Standard Precautions, patient care, vital signs, and first aid.

Workbook

ISBN: 9780892625505
This workbook is designed to be used with the Introduction to Clinical Allied Healthcare Textbook. It will provide reinforcement of fundamental tools vitally needed within the healthcare profession.

FOR STUDENTS

Introduction to Clinical Allied Healthcare

ISBN: 9780892625512
This core text covers topics that every clinical allied healthcare worker needs to know. Written and edited by registered nurses and experienced educators, Introduction to Clinical Allied Healthcare, 2E provides an educational foundation in anatomy, professional ethics, healthful living, and the healthcare environment. This text also provides information on basic clinical skills relating to asepsis, Standard Precautions, patient care, vital signs, and first aid.

Workbook

ISBN: 9780892625505
This workbook is designed to be used with the Introduction to Clinical Allied Healthcare Textbook. It will provide reinforcement of fundamental tools vitally needed within the healthcare profession.