March 2013 - Volume 44 - Issue 3
pp: 6-56

Editorial


Team Concepts


Nursing Informatics


Risk Management


Performance Potential


Performance Potential EXTRA


Leadership Q&A



Evaluating nursing practices beyond our borders

Feldman, Liliane Bauer; Cunha, Isabel Cristina Kowal Olm; Innocenzo, Maria D'

Nursing Management (Springhouse). 44(3):28-36, March 2013.

Nursing services in Brazil are assessed and validated in this study, proving that routine evaluations of healthcare services are a global challenge.

Making the grade: Charge nurse education improves job performance

Homer, Rosemary; Ryan, Linda

Nursing Management (Springhouse). 44(3):38-44, March 2013.

Providing these nurses with comprehensive, interactive guidance will ensure their success andsatisfaction within the role.

CE Connection


Animal-assisted therapy: Paws with a cause

Ernst, Lorraine S.

Nursing Management (Springhouse). 44(3):16-19, March 2013.

If you've ever considered starting an animal-assisted therapy program at your facility,check out our collection of pointers.

EXECUTIVE EXTRA


Healthcare reform in 2013: Enduring and universal challenges

Clarke, Sean P.

Nursing Management (Springhouse). 44(3):45-47, March 2013.

The real challenges on the healthcare landscape aren't specific to the legislation—in fact,they're not even specific to the United States.