Policy matters: critical policy analysis and nursing.

@article{Cheek1997PolicyMC,
  title={Policy matters: critical policy analysis and nursing.},
  author={J. Cheek and T. Gibson},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={1997},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={
          668-72
        }
}
  • J. Cheek, T. Gibson
  • Published 1997
  • Medicine
  • Journal of advanced nursing
  • Policy is an integral part of nursing. At the organisational level, policies are constantly developed in a seemingly endless quest to provide more effective and efficient nursing services and outcomes. Such an increasing generation of policy appears to rest on the taken-for-granted assumption by nurses that policy is essential for good nursing practice. However, is it necessarily the case that the generation of policy documents advances the practice of nursing? Rather, does the apparent… CONTINUE READING
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