2015 Edition. All the essential information on: Staffing ~ Resident Care ~ Quality Assurance ~ MDS Essentials ~Nursing Policy and Procedure ~Long Term Care Regulations ~ Survey Protocols Forms in the Director of Nursing book and on the CD for: Nursing budget ~ Staffing ~ Scheduling ~ Employee records ~Staff education ~ Quality assurance audits ~ Infection control for long term care This Director of Nursing book aims to give all of the basic information a long term care Director of Nursing needs today. For the experienced Director of Nursing it provides a good reference for long term care regulations, standards, and laws. The forms included in the Director of Nursing book can greatly expedite job performance. Information is given on organizing the job, managing resident care, staffing, and quality assurance issues. For the new Director of Nursing, or the nurse aspiring to that position, the book outlines all of the major responsibilities of the job. Applicable federal regulations are quoted in each chapter, and forms are throughout the book. Forms and care plans have been updated to ensure compliance with the change to MDS 3.0 and with all of the federal regulations and guidelines updated during the past year. All of the forms and nursing care plans in the Director of Nursing book are included on the CD so they can be saved to a computer whenever needed. By adding or deleting entries, the forms and care plans can be made resident specific.The facilitya#39;s Nursing department policy and procedure manual outlines administrative policies and standards of care for basic ... The facility may have purchased a policy and procedure manual from an outside source, or may have one provided by the facilitya#39;s corporate office. ... Examples of policy and procedure manual topics: Admissions and discharges Blood sugar monitoring Dressing changesanbsp;...
|Title||:||DON Handbook for Long Term Care|
|Author||:||Debra Collins, RN, RAC-CT|
|Publisher||:||LTCS Books - 2015-01-01|