Policy & politics in nursing and health care / [edited by] Diana J. Mason, PhD, RN, FAAN, Rudin Professor of Nursing, Co-Director of the Center for Health, Media, and Policy, School of Nursing, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, New York, Deborah B. Gardner, PhD, RN, FAAN, FNAP, Health Policy and Leadership Consultant, LLC, Honolulu, Hawaii, Freida Hopkins Outlaw, PhD, RN, FAAN, Adjunct Professor, Peabody College of Education, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, Eileen T. O'Grady, PhD, NP, RN, Nurse Practitioner and Wellness Coach, McLean, Virginia
Book | Elsevier | 2016 | Seventh edition.

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Seventh edition.
xxvii, 753 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Revised edition of: Policy & politics in nursing and health care. 5th edition c2012.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Unit 1. Introduction to policy and politics in nursing and health care : Frameworks for action in policy and politics / Eileen T. O'Grady, Diana J. Mason, Freida Hopkins Outlaw, Deborah B. Gardner -- An historical perspective on policy, politics, and nursing / Patricia D'Antonio, Julie Fairman, Sandra B. Lewenson -- Advocacy in nursing and health care / Chad S. Priest -- Learning the ropes of policy and politics / Andréa Sonenberg, Judith K. Leavitt, Wanda Montalvo -- Taking action: how I learned the ropes of policy and politics / Chelsea Savage -- A primer on political philosophy / Sally S. Cohen, Beth L. Rodgers -- The policy process / Eileen T. O'Grady -- Health policy brief: improving care transitions / Rachel Burton -- Political analysis and strategies / Kathleen M. White -- Communication and conflict management in health policy / Elizabeth Waetzig, Greg Abell -- Research as a political and policy tool / Lynn Price -- Health services research: translating research into policy / Patricia W. Stone, Arlene M. Smaldone, Robert J. Lucero, Yoon Jeong Choi -- Using research to advance health and social policies for children / Louise Kahn, Freida Hopkins Outlaw, Sally S. Cohen -- Using the power of media to influence health policy and politics / Beth Gharrity Gardner, Barbara Glickstein, Diana J. Mason -- Health policy, politics, and professional ethics / Carol R. Taylor, Susan I. Belanger.
Unit II. Health care delivery and financing : The changing United States health care system / Barbara I. H. Damron, Demetrius Chapman, Freida Hopkins Outlaw -- A primer on health economics of nursing and health policy / Len M. Nichols -- Financing health care in the United States / Joyce A. Pulcini, Mary Ann Hart -- The Affordable Care Act: historical context and an introduction to the state of health care in the United States / Andréa Sonenberg, Ellen S. Murray, Ellen-Marie Whelan -- Health insurance exchanges: expanding access to health care / Coral T. Andrews, Deborah B. Gardner -- Patient engagement and public policy: emerging new paradigms and roles / Mary Jo Kreitzer, Jane Clare Joyner -- The marinated mind: why overuse is an epidemic and how to reduce it / Rosemary Gibson -- Policy approaches to address health disparities / Carmen Alvarez, Antonia M. Villarruel -- Achieving mental health parity / Freida Hopkins Outlaw, Patricia K. Bradley, Marie Davis-Williams -- Breaking the Social Security glass ceiling: a proposal to modernize women's benefits / Carroll L. Estes, Terry O'Neill, Heidi Hartmann -- The politics of the pharmaceutical industry / Douglas P. Olsen -- Women's reproductive health policy / Carol F. Roye -- Public health: promoting the health of populations and communities / Mary Mincer Hansen -- Taking action: blazing a trail ... and the bumps along the way - a public health nurse as a health officer / Gina Miranda-Diaz -- The politics and policy of disaster response and public health emergency preparedness / Tener Goodwin Veenema, Clifton P. Thornton, Roberta P. Lavin -- Chronic care policy: medical homes and primary care / Susan Apold -- Family caregiving and social policy / Karen M. Robinson, Susan C. Reinhard -- Community health centers: successful advocacy for expanding health care access / Alice Sardell, Carmina Bernardo -- Filling the gaps: retail health care clinics and nurse-managed health centers / Tine Hansen-Turton, Jamie M. Ware, Brian Valdez, Sarah Hexen -- Developing families / Lisa Summers -- Dual eligibles: issues and innovations / Susan C. Reinhard -- Home care and hospice: evolving policy / Elaine D. Stephens -- Long-term services and supports policy issues / Charlene Harrington, Caroline Stephens, Laura M. Wagner -- The United States Military and Veterans Administration health systems: contemporary overview and policy challenges / John S. Murray.
Unit III. Policy and politics in government : Contemporary issues in government / Deborah B. Gardner -- How government works: what you need to know to influence the process / Karrie Cummings Hendrickson, Christine Ceccarelli Schrauf -- Is there a nurse in the house? The nurses in the U.S. Congress / C. Christine Delnat -- An overview of legislation and regulation / Nancy Ridenour -- Lobbying policymakers: individual and collective strategies / Kenya V. Beard -- Taking action: an insider's view of lobbying / Betty R. Dickson -- The American voter and the electoral process / Karen O'Connor, Alixandra B. Yanus -- Political activity: different rules for government-employed nurses / Shanita D. Williams, Josepha E. Burnley -- Taking action: anatomy of a political campaign / Greer Glazer, Charles R. Alexandre, Angela K. Clark -- Taking action: truth or dare: one nurse's political campaign / Barbara Hatfield, Brenda Isaac -- Political appointments / Judith K. Leavitt, Andréa Sonenberg -- Taking action: influencing policy through an appointment to the San Francisco Health Commission / Catherine M. Waters -- Taking action: a nurse in the boardroom / Marilyn Waugh Bouldin -- Nursing and the courts / David M. Keepnews, Virginia Trotter Betts -- Nursing licensure and regulations / Edie Brous -- Taking action: nurse, educator, and legislator: my journey to the Delaware General Assembly / Bethany Hall-Long.
Unit IV. Policy and politics in the workplace and workforce : Policy and politics in health care organizations / Sharon Pappas, Karren Kowalski, Erin M. Denholm -- Taking action: nurse leaders in the boardroom / Linda Burnes Bolton, Catherine Alicia Georges, Rita Wray -- Quality and safety in health care: policy issues / Linda Hirota Hevenor, Ellen T. Kurtzman, Jean E. Johnson -- Politics and evidence-based practice and policy / Sean P. Clarke -- The nursing workforce / Mary Lou Brunell, Angela Ross -- Rural health care: workforce challenges and opportunities / Alan Morgan -- Nurse staffing ratios: policy options / Joanne Spetz -- The contemporary work environment of nursing / Susan R. Lacey, Karen S. Cox, Jeanette Ives Erickson, Victoria L. Rich -- Collective strategies for change in the workplace / Lola M. Fehr -- Taking action: advocating for nurses injured in the workplace / Anne Hudson -- The politics of advanced practice nursing / Eileen T. O'Grady, Loretta C. Ford -- Taking action: reimbursement issues for nurse anesthetists: a continuing challenge / Frank Purcell -- Taking action: overcoming barriers to full APRN practice: the Idaho story / Margaret Wainwright Henbest, Sandra Evans, Randall Steven Hudspeth -- Taking action: a nurse practitioner's activist efforts in Nevada / Elena Lopez-Bowlan -- Nursing education policy: the unending debate over entry into practice and the continuing debate over doctoral degrees / Elaine Tagliareni, Beverly Malone -- The intersection of technology and health care: policy and practice implications / Carol A. Romano.
Unit V. Policy and politics in associations and interest groups : Interest groups in health care policy and politics / Joanne R. Warner -- Current issues in nursing associations / Glenda Christiaens -- Professional nursing associations: operationalizing nursing values / Pamela J. Haylock -- Coalitions: a powerful political strategy / Rebecca (Rice) Bowers-Lanier -- Taking action: the nursing community builds a unified voice / Suzanne Miyamoto, Lauren Inouye -- Taking action: the nursing kitchen cabinet: policy and politics in action / Judith B. Collins, Rebecca (Rice) Bowers-Lanier -- Taking action: improving LGBTQ health: Nursing policy can make a difference / Peggy L. Chinn, Michele J. Eliason, David M. Keepnews, Katie Oppenheim -- Taking action: campaign for action / Susan B. Hassmiller -- Taking action: the Nightingales take on big tobacco / Kelly Buettner-Schmidt, Ruth E. Malone.
Unit VI. Policy and politics in the community : Where policy hits the pavement: contemporary issues in communities / Katherine N. Bent -- An introduction to community activism / DeAnne K. Hilfinger Messias, Robin Dawson Estrada -- Taking action: the Canary Coalition for clean air in North Carolina's Smoky Mountains and beyond / Jonathan Bentley, Jean Larson -- How community-based organizations are addressing Nursing's role in transforming health care / Mary Ann Christophe, Ann Campbell -- Taking action: from sewage problems to the statehouse: serving communities / Mary L. Behrens -- Family and sexual violence: nursing and U.S. policy / Katherine Laughon, Angela Frederick Amar -- Human trafficking: the need for nursing advocacy / Barbara Glickstein -- Taking action: a champion of change: for want of a hug / Cora Tomalinas -- Lactivism: breastfeeding advocacy in the United States / Diane L. Spatz, Elizabeth B. Froh -- Taking action: reefer madness: the clash of science, politics, and medical marijuana / Mary Lynn Mathre, Bryan Krumm -- International health and nursing policy and politics today: a snapshot / Judith A. Oulton -- Infectious disease: a global perspective / Catherine M. Dentinger, James Mark Simmerman.
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