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  • Professionelle Pflege alter Menschenby Annette Riedel

    Tectum Verlag 2011; US$ 26.71

    In der Altenpflege haben Bestrebungen zur Qualifizierung und Ausbildung im Vergleich zu den Krankenpflegeberufen verspätet eingesetzt. Von den ersten Kurzlehrgängen Ende der 1950er Jahre bis zum Bundesgesetz aus dem Jahr 2003 war es ein langer Weg. Die damit erhoffte Professionalisierung der beruflichen Altenpflege ist gegenwärtig noch im Gange. Der... more...

  • BMA Carer's Manualby Dorling Kindersley Ltd

    Dorling Kindersley Ltd 2013; Not Available

    A practical, visual guide for the home carer If you're one of the millions of people who are caring for a friend or family member then the BMA Carer's Manual will be an essential reference. Endorsed by the British Medical Association, this is the definitive guide to caring for the elderly or sick, offering practical advice and solutions... more...

  • Nursing Homes Explainedby Delia Franklin

    Algora Publishing 2013; US$ 22.95

    In 'Nursing Homes Explained,' an RN specializing in Gerontology shares her knowledge to help prepare readers for the inevitable decisions that have to be made as we and our loved ones age, and it provides a useful overview of the industry for nursing students and others thinking of entering the field. The book educates readers about the long-term... more...

  • Hospice Voicesby Eric Lindner

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 15.99

    Eric Lindner reveals the thoughts, fears, and lessons of those living the ends of their lives in the care of others, having exhausted their medical options or ceased treatment for their illnesses. In each chapter, Linder not only reveals the lessons of lives explored in their final days, but zeroes in on how working for hospice can be incredibly... more...

  • The Theft of Memoryby Jonathan Kozol

    Crown/Archetype 2015; US$ 26.00

    A Library Journal Best Book of 2015 National Book Award winner Jonathan Kozol is best known for his fifty years of work among our nation?s poorest and most vulnerable children. Now, in the most personal book of his career, he tells the story of his father?s life and work as a nationally noted specialist in disorders of the brain and his astonishing... more...

  • The Art of Communication in Nursing and Health Careby CNS PhD Theresa Raphael-Grimm

    Springer Publishing Company 2014; US$ 39.99

    A handy guide to tackling difficult patient and professional interactions with confidence and compassion In this age of increasing reliance on technology, it is essential that the fundamentals of compassion and good communication?the art of patient care?remain at the heart of health care. This clear, concise guide to professional communication... more...

  • L'animation des personnes âgées en institutionby Philippe Crône

    Elsevier Health Sciences France 2011; US$ 16.99

    Le paysage gérontologique en France est actuellement en pleine évolution. L?animation est désormais présente dans la plupart des établissements d?hébergement de personnes âgées dépendantes (EHPAD) ; des projets de vie incluant l?animation se mettent en place dans un nombre croissant de structures et de services d?hôpitaux de gérontologie? Néanmoins,... more...

  • Praxisanleitung und Einarbeitung in der Altenpflegeby Dr. Christian Lummer

    Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 25.95

    Neue Mitarbeiter gewinnen, Auszubildende engagieren ? schon das ist nicht einfach. Ebenso viel Überlegung wie eine Einstellung erfordert aber auch die Anleitung und Einarbeitung von neuen Mitarbeitern. - Wie wird dieser Prozess eigentlich gestaltet? - Wie geht man mit Belastungssituationen um? - Wie hält man neue Mitarbeiter im Unternehmen?Dieses Buch... more...

  • Arbeitsorganisation in der Altenpflegeby Herbert Müller

    Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 46.49

    Eine gute Arbeitsorganisation dient gleich vier Zielen: 1. Sicherung der Pflegequalität 2. Erhöhung der Berufszufriedenheit3. Beachtung der gesetzlichen Rahmenbedingungen 4. Erreichung der innerbetrieblichen Ziele Herbert Müller zeigt in der aktuellen Auflage seines Standardwerkes die Elemente einer guten Arbeitsorganisation: verständlich, kompetent... more...

  • Using Patient Reported Outcomes to Improve Health Careby John Appleby; Nancy Devlin; David Parkin

    Wiley 2015; US$ 41.50

    A practical, introductory guide to the best use of Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) to improve the quality of health care and patient health. Only title to exclusively introduce, explain and show how PROs can be best used to improve healthcare and patient outcomes  Includes real life examples and case studies of PROs in practice  Assesses the... more...