Addictions Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice, 3rd Edition
Edited by Katherine Fornili, DNP, MPH, RN, CARN, FIAAN and
Susanne Fogger, DNP, CRNP, PMHNP-BC, CARN-AP, FAANP
An essential resource for every nurse who treats addiction in their practice!
The Addictions Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice, 3rd Edition, is an essential document for every nurse the United States who treats addiction in their practice. The scope of practice statement answers the who, what, when, where, how, and why questions of addictions nursing. The standards provide authoritative statements of the actions and behaviors that all registered addictions nurses are expected to competently perform, regardless of role, population, specialty, and setting.
The product of extensive thought work by many registered nurses, this new edition provides 17 national standards of practice and professional performance. Each standard is accompanied by detailed competencies for the three practice levels. This premier professional resource informs and guides addictions nurses in their vital work providing safe, quality, and competent care. It is a must-have for every registered addictions nurse.