INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Population-Based Public Health Nursing Clinical Manual: The Henry Street
Focused on developing a competent public health nursing practice in diverse settings, the text builds on the Henry Street Consortium's framework of 12 competences for population-based, entry-level public health nursing. This full-color, newly designed third edition has completely revised and updated coverage, offering an approach that best meets the needs of public health nursing students.
Authors Marjorie A. Schaffer, PhD, MS, RN, PHN; Patricia M. Schoon DNP, MPH, RN, PHN; and Carolyn M. Porta, PhD, MPH, RN, PHN, SANE-A, FAAN, are three of the top names in public health. In fact, Schaffer and Schoon are founding members of the Henry Street Consortium.
"The vision of the Henry Street Consortium is to build a quality population-based public health nursing workforce to meet the needs of public health practice in the 21st century," Schoon said. "Its mission is similar, in that it strives to respond to needs for innovation and change in baccalaureate nursing education. This textbook is just one of the many outcomes of this partnership."
Published by the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma), this completely revised third edition features additions such as:
The book is available at https://www.sigmamarketplace.org/sigmabooks. An instructor's manual and teaching materials are available to accompany the book. These can be requested by emailing email@example.com.
About the authors Patricia M. Schoon, DNP, MPH, RN, PHN, is Assistant Professor at Metropolitan State University. She is a founding member of the Henry Street Consortium.
Carolyn M. Porta, PhD, MPH, RN, PHN, SANE-A, FAAN, is Professor and Director of Global Health in the School of Nursing and Adjunct Faculty in the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota.
Marjorie A. Schaffer, PhD, MS, RN, PHN, is Professor of Nursing Emerita at Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota. She is a founding member of the Henry Street Consortium.
The Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service. Founded in 1922, Sigma has more than 135,000 active members in over 90 countries and territories. Members include practicing nurses, instructors, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs, and others. Sigma's more than 530 chapters are located at more than 700 institutions of higher education throughout Armenia, Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, England, Ghana, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Malawi, Mexico, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Philippines, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, the United States, and Wales. Learn more at http://www.SigmaNursing.org.
SOURCE Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
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