CART

(0) items

Becoming a Health Care Professional,9780132843232
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!
FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Becoming a Health Care Professional

by ; ;
Edition:
1st
ISBN13:

9780132843232

ISBN10:
0132843234
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
1/14/2013
Publisher(s):
Prentice Hall
List Price: $78.80

Buy New Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours
$75.86

eTextbook

Downloadable Offline Access
  • Apple Devices
  • Android Devices
  • Windows Devices
  • Mac Devices

 
Duration
Price
$45.94

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Used Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $35.15

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 1/14/2013.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically only the book itself is included.

Summary

BECOMING A HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALis the ideal text for every student who is interested in exploring, planning, and preparing for a career in health care. Its information and supplemental resources apply to all health occupations and settings, including hospitals, outpatient clinics, physician offices, dental practices, nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities, and biotechnology research and development labs. Comprehensive, informative, inspiring, and timely, it presents real-world insights emphasizing both the challenges and rewards of a health career. It helps future workers understand what it takes to develop and maintain the reputation of a health care professional. Content stresses the importance of a professional image, a strong work ethic, good character, teamwork, cultural competence, and effective communication with coworkers, patients, and physicians. Readers will find expert, up-to-date insights into identifying the right health occupation, legal and ethical responsibilities, clinical internships, credentialing requirements, personal wellness, workplace safety, and much more.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Health Careers

2. Working in Health Care

3. Communication in Health Care

4. The Health Care Industry

5. Finding the Right Occupation for You

6. Working with Patients

7. Your Legal and Ethical Responsibilities

8. Your Clinical Internship

9. Health, Wellness, and Safety

10. Employment, Leadership, and Professional Development

Closing Thoughts

Glossary

Index



Please wait while the item is added to your cart...