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Nursing Assisting: Essentials for Long Term Care 2nd Edition

Barbara Acello

  • Published
  • Previous Editions 1999
  • 416 Pages

Overview

The 2nd edition of Nursing Assisting: Essentials of Long Term Care is specifically designed to prepare readers to take the state certification exams. It presents basic resident care information for long-term care facilities emphasizing the realities of clinical practice while offering solutions to common problems encountered in the practice. This book meets the OBRA and CDC standards and emphasizes Infection Control in every chapter.

Barbara Acello,

Barbara Acello has worked in long-term care for more than four decades. Currently a nurse consultant and educator, she owns a school for nursing assistants, where she helped to write and develop mandatory state curricula for nurse aides and EMTs. She has also written and contributed to dozens of textbooks, instructor guides, quick reference guides, and supplemental instructional materials for health care personnel. Formerly a practicing nurse, Ms. Acello was also a director of nursing and a long-term care facility consultant. Her interests and expertise include clinical geriatrics, resident safety, pain assessment and management, restraints, pressure ulcers, and infection control. She is particularly committed to improving working conditions, education, and professionalism for personnel in the long-term care industry.
  • New infection control diagrams plus information on current infection control issues/trends
  • New! Bomb Threat Checklist
  • New section with figures on chair positioning
  • New chapter on Home Health Care

Textbook Only Options

Traditional eBook and Print Options

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  • ISBN-10: 113348185X
  • ISBN-13: 9781133481850
  • STARTING AT $13.49

  • ISBN-10: 1401827527
  • ISBN-13: 9781401827526
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $60.00
  • RETAIL $79.95

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

Nursing Assistant Skills Checklist

ISBN: 9781401871932
Nursing Assistant Skills Checklist is a compilation of checklists detailing the steps required to perform over 160 procedures. This product can be used as a tool for those who are studying to be Nursing Assistants; by instructors who want a tool to check student competency; or within an in-service training environment at the workplace.

FOR STUDENTS

Nursing Assistant Skills Checklist

ISBN: 9781401871932
Nursing Assistant Skills Checklist is a compilation of checklists detailing the steps required to perform over 160 procedures. This product can be used as a tool for those who are studying to be Nursing Assistants; by instructors who want a tool to check student competency; or within an in-service training environment at the workplace.