Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Nursing Books Receive AJN's Book of the Year Award

CommunityPublic Health Book of the Year (2nd place)
Introduction to Community-Based Nursingby Roberta Hunt
This text presents foundational concepts pivotal to delivering nursing care in the community setting, with specific attention to the NLN competencies for community-based nursing care. The author examines the variety of settings and situations in which the community-based nurse provides care, highlighting cultural diversities in the patient populations, and emphasizing interactions between the individual and the family.

About the American Journal of Nursing
The American Journal of Nursing (AJN), "the leading voice of nursing since 1900," is the most recognized nursing journal in the world ( Peer-reviewed and evidence-based, AJN has received more awards for editorial excellence and dissemination of information than any other nursing publication. The journal is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, part of Wolters Kluwer Health

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Nursing Books Receive AJN's Book of the Year Award