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Joyce Fitzpatrick


Dr. Joyce Fitzpatrick


Joyce Fitzpatrick is the Elizabeth Brooks Ford Professor of Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Ohio. Fitzpatrick was dean of nursing at CWRU from 1982 through 1997, during which time the School of Nursing's endowment grew from $8 million to more than $50 million. She earned her BSN at Georgetown University, MS in psychiatric-mental health nursing at Ohio State University, PhD in nursing at New York University and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University. In 1990, she received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Georgetown. She was elected a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing in 1981, received the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award 13 times and has been honored by many other organizations. In 1997, she was appointed editor of the National League for Nursing's journal, Nursing and Healthcare Perspectives. She was president of the American Academy of Nursing from 1997 to 1999. From 1998 to 2000, while on sabbatical from CWRU, she was a visiting scholar at New York University and consultant to Springer Publishing Company. During this time she proposed and implemented a project focused on improving nursing care for hospitalized elders and their families, a project now funded by two major health systems in the New York area, Mount Sinai NYU Health and North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System. Fitzpatrick is widely published in nursing and healthcare literature. (Extract from INL Advisory Board)

Available Publications


101 Careers in Nursing
This brief volume profiles different types of nursing careers, offering basic descriptions, listing education requirements and necessary skills, describing the compensation, and providing references to other resources and professional organizations. Personal stories from practicing nurses provide a first-person view of their work. Short guides to career searches and certification are also included. The authors include practicing nurses and academics teaching in nursing programs. Review Copyright © 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Paperback: 216 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company (September 1, 2003)
ISBN: 0826120148

Conceptual Models of Nursing : Analysis and Application (4th Edition)
This book teaches how to interrelate nursing diagnoses with a variety of conceptual models. The new edition remains focused on major nursing theories, while also adding new chapters on the "Relationship Between Nursing Conceptual Models and Nursing Diagnosis" and the use of "Nursing Diagnosis as a Conceptual Framework." Nursing students.
Paperback: 368 pages
Publisher: Prentice Hall; 4 edition (June 22, 2004)
ISBN: 0130480606

Managing Your Practice: A Guide for Advanced Practice Nurses (Springer Series on Nursing Management and Leadership)
Covering basic business and management skills for solo or collaborative health practices, this reference book contains 14 chapters on practice models, strategic planning, credentialing, financing, marketing, negotiation, leadership, information management, quality management, risk management, and ethical issues and other aspects of APN practice. Appendices feature three sample business plans. Contributors include health care professionals from around the United States. Review Copyright © 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Hardcover: 208 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company (June 1, 2003)
ISBN: 0826119344

Advancing Nursing Education Worldwide
Case Western Reserve University, Ohio. Selected papers from the international conference, Expanding Boundaries of Nursing Education Globally: Focus on Nursing Education Research, Bolzano, Italy, October, 1993. 19 contributors, 7 U.S.
Hardcover: 184 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company (May 1, 1995)
ISBN: 0826186505

Internet Resources for Nurses
"We have done the work for you! Busy clinicians, students, and educators will find this handy guide to the best nursing and health care sites on the web invaluable. Nurse specialists have reviewed and selected the top sites within 28 general categories, covering both clinical and professional topics. Each web site is accompanied by its web address, a summary of the site and its relevance to nurses, and information on the sponsoring organization or individuals. An in-depth chapter on how to evaluate websites concludes the book. Contributors include Carol Romano, Trudy Johnson, Judith Graves, and Diane Skiba.
Paperback: 280 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 2nd edition (September 1, 2002)
ISBN: 0826117856

Internet for Nursing Research: A Guide to Strategies, Skills, and Resources
Paperback: 238 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company (September 30, 2004)
ISBN: 0826145450

Essentials of Internet Use in Nursing
The second author is with Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH. Reference to the integration of Internet usage into clinical nursing, staff developement, nursing management, academic education, and research. Contains practical tips and strategies for getting started to employee confidentiality. For clinicians, educators, and students. Softcover.
Paperback: 240 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company (September 1, 2002)
ISBN: 0826115543

Fundraising Skills for Health Care Executives
No one prepares the new dean or health care executive for the fundraising aspect of their profession. Rather, it is one of the skills that is expected but not explicitly taught. Here, a former Dean and a Director of Major Gifts of a renowned nursing institution, with a combined 50 years in the profession, present an explicit, hands-on guide to successful fundraising among individuals, foundations, and corporations. From the basic principles of development to the specifics of tax regulations and the sometimes delicate matter of stewardship, this book articulates strategies for success. Case studies, extensive support materials and illustrative tables make this an accessible and indispensable tool for health care executives.
Hardcover: 193 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1st edition (October 15, 2000)
ISBN: 0826113672

Home Care Nursing Services: International Lessons
Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH. Text on home health nursing from an international perspective. Profiles experiences in ten countries from Australia to Zimbabwe and examines worldwide trends. 26 contributors, 16 U.S. DNLM: Home Care Services--organization & administration.
Hardcover: 256 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1st edition (January 15, 1997)
ISBN: 0826196004

Geriatric Nursing Research Digest
This unique compilation represents an important resource for the future care of the elderly: a synopsis of geriatric nursing research. Written by leading experts in the forefront of the field, each entry describes the most significant research in a selected area and illuminates the relevance of this research to clinical practice. Topics include- Health promotion and risk reduction; normal aging through the lifespan; environments of care; emotional health; pathological conditions; and more. For students of geriatric nursing to assist them in identifying significant research issues and questions and for practicing geriatric nurses to apply the available research to practice.
Hardcover: 444 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1st edition (June 15, 2000)
ISBN: 082611332X


Encyclopedia of Nursing Research
Presents key terms and concepts in nursing research explained by 200 expert contributors, in 320 articles on topics such as nursing services, electronic networks, nursing education, specialties in nursing, philosophical and cultural issues, and nursing organizations. Includes cross-references, a list of acronyms, and a list of nursing journals, professional organizations, and government agencies. For professionals and students. Review by Book News, Inc.®, Portland, OR
Hardcover: 701 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1st edition (January 15, 1998)
ISBN: 082611170X


The Nurses' Guide to Consumer Health Web Sites
Though designed for nurses, this volume will be useful in public libraries. Sites have been selected and reviewed by nurses in 36 specialties, from adolescence to wound care. There is also a section covering aspects of the health-care system. An appendix identifies those sites that are in languages other than English. RBB
Review Copyright © American Library Association. All rights reserved
Paperback: 227 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1st edition (August 15, 2001)
ISBN: 0826114555

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Research Digest
Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH. A collection of experts from the Encyclopedia of Nursing Research, with added material from experts in mental health nursing. Provides a link between science and professional practice, highlighting such subjects as eating disorders, minority mental health, and individual nursing therapy. DNLM: Psychiatric Nursing.
Paperback: 305 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company (April 1, 2001)
ISBN: 0826113931

Nursing Research and Its Utilization: International State of the Science
Hardcover: 232 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company (July 1, 1994)
ISBN: 0826180906


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