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Author Allender, Judith Ann.
Title Community health nursing : promoting and protecting the public's health / Judith A. Allender, Cherie Rector, Kristine D. Warner.
Imprint Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2010]
Edition Seventh edition.

Author Allender, Judith Ann.
Subject Community health nursing.
Public health nursing.
Community Health Nursing.
Health Promotion.
Alt Name Rector, Cherie L.
Warner, Kristine D.
Description xxv, 930 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm
Edition Seventh edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Unit I: Foundations of community health nursing -- The journey begins: introduction to community health nursing / Cherie Rector -- History and evolution of community health nursing / Kristine D. Warner -- Setting the stage for community health nursing / Kristine D. Warner -- Evidence-based practice and ethics in community health nursing / Cherie Rector -- Transcultural nursing in the community / Cherie Rector --
Unit II: Public health essentials for community health nursing -- Structure and economics of community health services / Cherie Rector -- Epidemiology in community health care / Kristine D. Warner -- Communicable disease control / Karen Smith-Sayer -- Environmental health and safety / Kristine D. Warner --
Unit III: Community health nursing toolbox -- Communication, collaboration, and contracting / Cherie Rector -- Health promotion: achieving change through education / Kristine D. Warner and Debra Millar -- Planning and developing community programs and services / Mary E. Summers and Kristine D. Warner -- Policy making and community health advocacy / Lydia C. Bourne --
Unit IV: The community as client -- Theoretical basis of community health nursing / Kristine D. Warner and Karin Lightfoot -- Community as client: applying the nursing process / Filomela A. Marshall -- Global health and international community health nursing / Marie P. Farrell -- Being prepared: disasters and terrorism / Kristine D. Warner and Sheila Hoban --
Unit V: The family as client -- Theoretical bases for promoting family health / Kathleen Riley-Lawless -- Working with families: applying the nursing process / Phyllis G. Salopek -- Violence affecting families / Sheila M. Holcomb --
Unit VI: Promoting and protecting the health of aggregates with developmental needs -- Maternal--child health: working with perinatal, infant, toddler, and preschool clients / Cherie Rector -- School-age children and adolescents / Cherie Rector -- Adult women and men / Barbara J. Blake and Gloria Ann Jones Taylor -- Older adults: aging in place / Frances Wilson and Cherie Rector --
Unit VII: Promoting and protecting the health of vulnerable populations -- Working with vulnerable people / Cherie Rector -- Clients with disabilities and chronic illnesses / Kristine D. Warner -- Behavioral health in the community / Elizabeth M. Andal and Christine L. Savage -- Working with the homeless / Mary Lashley -- Issues with rural, migrant, and urban health care / Margaret Avila and Cherie Rector --
Unit VIII: Settings for community health nursing -- Public settings for community health nursing / Erin D. Maughan -- Private settings for community health nursing / Mary Ellen Miller and Rose Utley -- Clients receiving home health and hospice care / Joyce Zerwekh.
ISBN 9780781765848
OCLC # 265657210
Table of Contents
Unit 1Foundations of Community Health Nursing 
Ch. 1The Journey Begins: Introduction to Community Health Nursing / Cherie Rector2
Ch. 2History and Evolution of Community Health Nursing / Kristine D. Warner25
Ch. 3Setting the Stage for Community Health Nursing / Kristine D. Warner43
Ch. 4Evidence-based Practice and Ethics in Community Health Nursing / Cherie Rector60
Ch. 5Transcultural Nursing in the Community / Cherie Rector91
Unit 2Public Health Essentials for Community Health Nursing 
Ch. 6Structure and Economics of Community Health Services / Cherie Rector122
Ch. 7Epidemiology in Community Health Care / Kristine D. Warner172
Ch. 8Communicable Disease Control / Karen Smith-Sayer200
Ch. 9Environmental Health and Safety / Kristine D. Warner242
Unit 3Community Health Nursing Toolbox 
Ch. 10Communication, Collaboration, and Contracting / Cherie Rector276
Ch. 11Health Promotion: Achieving Change Through Education / Kristine D. Warner, Debra Millar300
Ch. 12Planning and Developing Community Programs and Services / Mary E. Summers, Kristine D. Warner332
Ch. 13Policy Making and Community Health Advocacy / Lydia C. Bourne353
Unit 4The Community as Client 
Ch. 14Theoretical Basis of Community Health Nursing / Kristine D. Warner, Karin Lightfoot374
Ch. 15Community as Client: Applying the Nursing Process / Filomela A. Marshall390
Ch. 16Global Health and International Community Health Nursing / Marie P. Farrell422
Ch. 17Being Prepared: Disasters and Terrorism / Kristine D. Warner, Sheila Hoban453
Unit 5The Family as Client 
Ch. 18Theoretical Bases for Promoting Family Health / Kathleen Riley-Lawless476
Ch. 19Working with Families: Applying the Nursing Process / Phyllis G. Salopek494
Ch. 20Violence Affecting Families / Sheila M. Holcomb524
Unit 6Promoting and Protecting the Health of Aggregates with Developmental Needs 
Ch. 21Maternal-Child Health: Working with Perinatal, Infant, Toddler, and Preschool Clients / Cherie Rector560
Ch. 22School-age Children and Adolescents / Cherie Rector606
Ch. 23Adult Women and Men / Barbara J. Blake, Gloria Ann Jones Taylor650
Ch. 24Older Adults: Aging in Place / Frances Wilson, Cherie Rector674
Unit 7Promoting and Protecting the Health of Vulnerable Populations 
Ch. 25Working with Vulnerable People / Cherie Rector712
Ch. 26Clients with Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses / Kristine D. Warner730
Ch. 27Behavioral Health in the Community / Elizabeth M. Andal, Christine L. Savage751
Ch. 28Working with the Homeless / Mary Lashley776
Ch. 29Issues with Rural, Migrant, and Urban Health Care / Margaret Avila, Cherie Rector793
Unit 8Settings for Community Health Nursing 
Ch. 30Public Settings for Community Health Nursing / Erin D. Maughan838
Ch.31Private Settings for Community Health Nursing / Mary Ellen Miller, Rose Utley874
Ch. 32Clients Receiving Home Health and Hospice Care / Joyce Zerwekh891

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