Tracking, Assessing, and Cultivating Thinking to Improve Competency-based Strategies ... Also during the 1990s , critical thinking became a focus in nursing ...
Author: M. Gaie Rubenfeld
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Critical Thinking TACTICS for Nurses addresses issues such as critical thinking language, awareness enhancement, the impact of critical thinking on quality care, mentoring the critical thinking of staff and students, and designing performance criteria for critical thinking. Drawing on research and expertise in teaching and practice, the authors have synthesized seventeen components of critical thinking in nursing with the Institute of Medicine's five competencies: patient-centered care, interdisciplinary team work, evidence-based practice, informatics, and quality improvement.