The Resource Professional issues in midwifery, [edited by] Lynette Ament

Professional issues in midwifery, [edited by] Lynette Ament

Label
Professional issues in midwifery
Title
Professional issues in midwifery
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Lynette Ament
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Professional Issues In Midwifery focuses on the unique characteristics of the midwifery profession in the United States discussing both current trends and future directions. The book's framework is based upon the Institute of Medicine's competencies for health professions education. The following issues, identified as essential aspects of patient safety and quality care, are discussed throughout the text: patient-centered care, interdisciplinary teams, evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and informatics." "Designed as a reader-friendly handbook, Professional Issues in Midwifery addresses a wide variety of topics related to the midwifery profession, including public policy, certification and licensing education, research, ethics, and leadership."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
618.2
Index
index present
LC call number
RG950
LC item number
.P76 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Professional issues in midwifery, [edited by] Lynette Ament
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Relationships between ACNM-certified midwives and other midwives, nurses and physicans / by Judith P. Rooks -- ACNM structure and function / by Deanne R. Williams -- Public health and midwifery / by Heather Reynolds -- Midwifery education / by Lynette Ament, Diane Boyer -- Certification and licensure in midwifery / by Carol Howe, Nancy K. Lowe -- Legal bases for midwifery practice, negligent practice, and liability reduction / by Cecilia Jevitt -- Legislation and policy development / by Kathryn Shisler Harrod, Lisa Hanson, Kathryn Osborne -- Practice structure / by Lynette Ament -- Credentialing / by Lisa Summers -- Managed care and payment / by Joan Slager -- Quality management / by Lynette Ament and Jackie Tillett -- Midwifery research / by Lisa L. Paine -- Professional ethics / by Joyce E. Thompson -- Women's health and midwifery / by Debbie Jessup -- Leadership in midwifery / by Barbara Hughes
Control code
000040167023
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvi, 359 p.
Isbn
9780763728366
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006012335
Other physical details
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.b21694400
System control number
  • sr21694400
  • (OCoLC)66525003

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