Chapter 12. Accountability in Community Nursing

  1. Stephen Tilley B.A., R.M.N., PhD.1 and
  2. Roger Watson B.Sc., PhD., R.G.N., C.Biol., F.I.Biol., I.L.T.M., F.R.S.A.2
  1. Sarah Baggaley with Alison Bryans and
  2. Alison Bryans

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774564.ch12

Accountability in Nursing and Midwifery, Second Edition

Accountability in Nursing and Midwifery, Second Edition

How to Cite

Baggaley with Alison Bryans, S. and Bryans, A. (2008) Accountability in Community Nursing, in Accountability in Nursing and Midwifery, Second Edition (eds S. Tilley and R. Watson), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774564.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Senior Lecturer, Nursing Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh

  2. 2

    Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing, Social Work and Applied Health Studies, University of Hull, Hull

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632064694

Online ISBN: 9780470774564

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Keywords:

  • healthcare;
  • community nursing;
  • public health;
  • nursing skills;
  • care delivery

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Organisational and policy issues affecting the accountability of community nursing

  • Current Issues in Community Nursing

  • Legal and Professional Issues in Community Nursing

  • Clinical Governance

  • Role Developments

  • Nurse Prescribing

  • Primary Healthcare and Public Health Nursing

  • Conclusion