Emerging values in health care : the challenge for professionals /

Professional values in healthcare are in a state of constant and increasingly rapid change. While all professions now emphasise teamwork and collegiality in practice, fewer are inclined to consider shared or differing values across professions. This interdisciplinary volume explains how health care...

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Other Authors: Pattison, Stephen.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Summary:Professional values in healthcare are in a state of constant and increasingly rapid change. While all professions now emphasise teamwork and collegiality in practice, fewer are inclined to consider shared or differing values across professions. This interdisciplinary volume explains how health care professions and their values have changed over the last forty years, charting where they have come from, where they are now, and how they might develop in the future. There is coverage of a wide range of different professions within healthcare, from GPs, mental health nurses, adult nurses and pharma.
Physical Description:1 online resource (253 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:9780857003652
0857003658
9781843109471
1843109476
1282767305
9781282767300
9786612767302
6612767308