Glencoe Nursing Assistant Fundamentals: A Patient Centered Approach
Vignettes that put students in real-life situations are among the ways that Glencoe Nursing Assistant Fundamentals takes stu-dents beyond the confines of textbook learning to prepare them for the rigors and rewards of careers as nursing assistants. Com-bining technical instruction and concepts in patient-centered care, this new text focuses on both the technical skills and the human relations skills required of a nursing assistant.
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