Canterbury Festival
  Canterbury Festival


Signed Books - Save 50%
Secure Payments
Payment Method

Community Nursing

View as
Sort by
Display per page

The Short Guide to Health and Social Care

Paperback, 20/03/2019, £15.99
This clear and succinct text offers a valuable introductory guide to health and social care, helping people who want to study or work in the field understand why these services matter, how they have developed and how they work.

Health Visiting: Preparation for Practice 4ed

Paperback, 16/09/2016, £35.95
The fourth edition of this seminal text retains its focus on placing the health visitor at the forefront of supporting and working with children, families, individuals and communities.

Process Evaluation for Public Health Interventions and Research

Paperback, 31/10/2002, £76.00
Process evaluation is an essential component of any program evaluation or intervention research effort. This important resource offers an overview of the history, purpose, strengths, and limitations of process evaluation and includes illustrative case material of the current state of the art in process evaluation.

Community Health Care Nursing

Paperback, 15/05/2009, £34.99
Review of previous edition: "An extremely popular and valuable resource to students, practitioners and managers in community health care nursing. " Journal of Advanced Nursing Community Health Care Nursing has become established as an essential source of reference for all those working in the primary care and community health care domain.

Handbook of Practice Development

Paperback, 30/04/2001, £19.99

Community nursing

Paperback, 19/10/1995, £16.99
Provides a critical analysis of the salient aspects of community nursing, including a move towards more holistic care, assessment of needs, management issues, research, client relationships and values. This text is designed to enable students and educationalists to explore key issues.

Contemporary Community Nursing

Paperback, 30/05/1997, £19.99
Addresses the issues that are of concern in community nursing and acts as a text to support specialist education for community nurses. Based on the framework of the UKCC 1994 Standards Report, this book focuses on practice, leadership and management strategies and developments in community nursing. It is useful for both students and practitioners.

Practice Development in Community Nursing: Principles and Processes

7, 28/03/2003, £24.99
Describes what is meant by practice development, the theories underpinning practice development and brings together accounts of community nurses involved in practice development for those embarking on similar work. This title offers examples of the process or practice development and also illustrates how it works with examples from practitioners.

General Practice Medicine

Paperback, 01/07/2003, £29.99
Presents important topics in clinical medicine and related areas as they experienced in the primary care/general practice setting.

Handbook of Practice Nursing 3ed

Hardback, 16/09/2004, £40.99
Edited by two nurses, this book focuses on clinical care. There are 26 chapters, which are grouped together into four sections, each relating to an area of the general practice nurse role like, health promotion and health education; disease management; health maintenance and clinical procedures; and management and professional issues.

New practice nurse

7, 29/09/2006, £24.99
Takes the reader through the important basics of practice nursing. This work groups together articles from the "Practice Nurse" series in the "Practice Nurse" journal into related sections.

Practice Nursing

Paperback, 29/08/2000, £25.99
Provides an overview of the practice nurse role in primary health care and the factors which influence that role and its development including the context of, and challenges for, practice nursing.

Community Health Nursing: Promoting the Health of Populations 3ed

Hardback, 09/05/2001, £53.99
Focuses on the issues, responsibilities, and roles important for providing contemporary community health nursing care. The upstream thinking approach emphasizes health promotion efforts within a community to address the precursors of poor health. Detailed case studies provide a community component for each step of the nursing process.

Women's Health in General Practice: A Case-Based Approach

Paperback, 27/02/2004, £31.99
Provides GPs with a case-based approach to women's health issues with examples and examines issues as they present in general practice. This book includes tips and examples of useful approaches when undertaking histories, examining and managing women's health problems and looks at controversies in women's health.

Clinical General Practice Volume 1

Paperback, 29/10/2003, £44.99
Offers coverage of the clinical management in primary care. This title is based on the curriculum of "Update" (a primary care journal), in which topics are approached on a structured, modular basis.

Textbook of General Practice 3ed

Paperback, 30/12/2011, £36.99
The leading textbook for the undergraduate medic and those considering a career in general practice, with a user-friendly and reflective approach

Textbook of Community Children's Nursing

Paperback, 02/03/2005, £45.99
Offers information for implementing the requirements of the children's National Service Framework that will support the expansion of Community Children's Nursing and enable it to move forward and away from fragmented service delivery. This book is suitable for a wide audience of providers and facilitators of care and treatment through childhood.

Introduction to Community Nursing Practice

Paperback, 01/05/2012, £27.99
This book will introduce the skills required to work with the challenges of community nurse activities, from working in people's homes, organizing yourself, working with carers, assessment skills and working with other professions.

Achieving quality in community health care nursing

Paperback, 29/01/1997, £39.99
The application of a variety of quality approaches to commissioning, management and practice in community health care nursing is illustrated in this work. It provides a critical appraisal of quality models before considering quality issues relating to consumer feedback and the contracting process.

Social Construction of Community Nursing

Paperback, 09/06/2003, £36.99
This volume combines an analysis of policies which have shaped community nursing from the 19th century with an exploration of trends and developments. It is illustrated throughout with examples of responses to contemporary policies.

A-Z of community care law

Paperback, 01/10/1997, £21.99
Written to meet the need for concise explanation of the key legal issues in community care, this comprehensive A to Z gives the reader immediate access to the definitions they are seeking, and is the first book to summarise systematically many of the recent legal cases.

Medical Receptionists and Secretaries Handbook 4ed

Paperback, 01/03/2006, £32.99
Contains important information for staff, enabling them to work efficiently and effectively both within the NHS and private medical sectors. This book encourages an understanding of the importance of administrative staff in providing high standards of patient care and promotes teamwork in the healthcare environment.

Health Visiting 2ed

Paperback, 20/07/2005, £35.99
Intended for health visiting students, this text brings together the elements of theory and practice which are essential to health visiting practice. It is research based and uses relevant evidence to support discussions and uses case studies and practice examples to illustrate the theoretical discussions.

Mentorship In Community Nursing: Challenges & Opportunities

Paperback, 23/10/2001, £61.25
The importance of the community practice teacher is increasing with the expansion in primary care. Universities around the country have developed courses for practice educators to provide definitive training for that role -- there are currently few texts that support these courses directly.

Our Health Our Care Our Say

7, 30/01/2006, £26.00

Nursing in the Community: An Essential Guide to Practice 2ed

Paperback, 30/04/2004, £32.99
Aimed at professionals and students in community health care nursing, this textbook provides coverage of a range of issues, such as personal safety and the environment, in addition to public health, health promotion and family health nursing. It contains guidelines on how to transfer skills from the hospital/acute setting to the community.

Search For Health Needs

Paperback, 25/10/1999, £29.99
"The search for health needs" was first identified in the 1970s as a key principle that informs and underpins the practice of health visiting. This book draws together pertinent research in this area, and presents the practical implications.

Community Practice Skills

Paperback, 20/10/2009, £48.00

Arts Development in Community Health: A Social Tonic

Paperback, 25/03/2009, £34.99
Based on the latest international research, this book considers how and why arts in community health has come about, the characteristics of its practice and the challenges it poses for evaluation.

Community Development

Paperback, 27/04/2011, £22.99
This updated and expanded second edition of a bestselling text develops critiques of the changing context and identifies challenges faced by community development.

Healing Environment

Paperback, 01/12/2003, £15.00

Critical Community Practice

Paperback, 12/09/2007, £23.99
This book provides a challenging approach to understanding community practice.It offers a much-needed theoretical perspective, setting out an analysis of power and empowerment and exploring new ways of understanding active citizenship.
Canterbury History Weekend 2023
  Canterbury History Weekend 2023
CCCU Smartcards are GO!
In the Bookshop