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Hospice & palliative care handbook : quality, compliance, and reimbursement

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog125030
Marrelli, T. M. Indianapolis, IN: Sigma Theta Tau International , 2024.
Audience
Professional
"Hospice & Palliative Care Handbook, Fourth Edition, offers concise, focused coverage of all aspects of hospice and palliative care for clinicians, managers, and other team members who provide important care while meeting difficult multilevel regulations. Filled with key topics such as professional…
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Author
Marrelli, T. M.
Corporate Author
Sigma Theta Tau International
Place of Publication
Indianapolis, IN
Publisher
Sigma Theta Tau International
Publication Date
2024
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Handbook
Hospices - organization & administration
Hospice Care - standards
Palliative Care - standards
Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing - standards
Quality of Health Care
Abstract
"Hospice & Palliative Care Handbook, Fourth Edition, offers concise, focused coverage of all aspects of hospice and palliative care for clinicians, managers, and other team members who provide important care while meeting difficult multilevel regulations. Filled with key topics such as professional standards and guidelines, bereavement services considerations, outcomes, goals, and quality control. Update to 2022 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid regulations"--Provided by publisher.
ISBN
1646480856
9781646480852
9781646480869
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
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Essentials of health, culture and diversity : understanding people, reducing disparities

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124178
Edberg, Mark. Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning , 2023. 2nd ed.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA 395 E327 2023
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Author
Edberg, Mark
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Burlington, MA
Publisher
Jones and Bartlett Learning
Publication Date
2023
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Essential public health
Subjects
Social Support
Healthcare Disparities
Health Services Accessibility
Social Medicine
Cultural Diversity
Developing Countries
ISBN
9781284226256
9781284226263
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
Call Number
WA 395 E327 2023
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Physics for clinical oncology

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124546
New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2023. 2nd ed.
Audience
Professional
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Editor
Sibtain, Amen
Morgan, Andrew
Macdougall, Niall
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
2023
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Radiotherapy in practice
Subjects
Health Physics
Radiation Oncology - methods
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Radiotherapy
ISBN
9780198862864
9780192607690
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
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Problems and solutions in medical physics : radiotherapy physics

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Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press , 2023.
Audience
Professional
  1 read online  
Editor
Ng, Kwan-Hoong
Ung, Ngie Min
Hill, Robin
Place of Publication
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Publication Date
2023
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Series in medical physics and biomedical engineering
Subjects
Health Physics
Radiation Oncology - methods
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Radiotherapy
ISBN
9781482240054
9781482240085
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
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The Building Blocks of Life : A Nutrition Foundation for Healthcare Professionals

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124715
Callis, T. C. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press , 2023. 1st ed.
Audience
Professional
"Within the United Kingdom (UK), most mainstream healthcare practitioners receive little or no nutrition education during their years of training. As a consequence, the understanding of nutrition amongst primary care practitioners such as general practitioners, pharmacists, midwives, and practice n…
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Author
Callis, T. C.
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Publication Date
2023
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Subjects
Health Personnel
United Kingdom
Diet, Healthy
Malnutrition
Micronutrients
Abstract
"Within the United Kingdom (UK), most mainstream healthcare practitioners receive little or no nutrition education during their years of training. As a consequence, the understanding of nutrition amongst primary care practitioners such as general practitioners, pharmacists, midwives, and practice nurses is limited and is largely focused on energy consumption and obesity. There is little knowledge of the wealth of micronutrients that underpin health, nor of the ticking timebomb of insufficient intakes of those micronutrients amongst a significant proportion of the population in the UK. The Building Blocks of Life: A Nutrition Foundation for Healthcare Professionals is a step towards redressing that balance. It sets out an informative and engaging narrative on how and why nutrition is the basis for good health. It discusses UK-specific issues with regards to diet and intakes of vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids and other micronutrients. It also raises concerns about the potential negative health implications of the generally poor UK diet and suggests ways that healthcare practitioners can support patients in improving their long-term health outlook. Nutrition policy in the UK needs to be dragged into the 21st century and this book sets out evidence-based arguments which challenge current public health myths such as the idea that 10 micrograms of vitamin D is all anyone needs or the messaging around the consumption of saturated fat vs highly processed seed oils or that everyone can get all the nutrients they need from a varied and balanced diet. Although The Building Blocks of Life: A Nutrition Foundation for Healthcare Professionals focuses on concerns around poor diet and the consequent micronutrient inadequacies in the UK, the nutritional detail is relevant no matter where you are in the world. Everyone eats, all the time. It is time that mainstream medicine looked towards food as both a cause and a solution to many of the chronic degenerative conditions that plague modern life." --publisher
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ISBN
9781032271125
Language
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Machine learning and artificial intelligence in healthcare systems : tools and techniques

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124990
Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press , 2023.
Audience
Professional
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Editor
Shaikh, Tawseef Ayoub
Hakak, Saqib
Rasool, Tabasum
Wasid, Mohammed
Place of Publication
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Publication Date
2023
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Artificial intelligence in smart healthcare systems
Subjects
Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
Medical Informatics Applications
Learning Health System
ISBN
9781032208305
9781000830903
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
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Artificial intelligence in radiation oncology and biomedical physics

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog125045
Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group , 2023.
Audience
Professional
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Editor
Valdes, Gilmer
Xing, Lei
Place of Publication
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group
Publication Date
2023
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Imaging in medical diagnosis and therapy
Subjects
Artificial Intelligence
Electronic Data Processing
Medical Informatics
Radiotherapy
Radiation Oncology
Health Physics
ISBN
9780367538101
9781000903812
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
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How to be an antiracist

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124370
Kendi, Ibrahim X. New York, NY: One World , 2023. Updated ed.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HT1503 K33h 2023
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Author
Kendi, Ibrahim X.
Edition
Updated ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
One World
Publication Date
2023
Subjects
Antiracism
Race Relations
Racism - psychology
United States
Notes
Updated with a new preface -- Front cover
ISBN
9780525509301
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Victoria Library
Vancouver Library
Call Number
HT1503 K33h 2023

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Rebel bodies : a guide to the gender health gap revolution

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124467
Graham, Sarah. London, UK: Green Tree , 2023.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WA309 G738r 2023
Availability
4 copies, 4 available
"An inclusive and empowering manifesto for change in women's healthcare. Exploring the systemic and deep-rooted sexism within medicine, Rebel Bodies offers actionable ways for women to advocate for ourselves and others, and get the diagnosis and treatment we need." -- Back cover
Author
Graham, Sarah
Place of Publication
London, UK
Publisher
Green Tree
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
iii, 284 pages ; 22 cm
Subjects
Women's Health
Women's Health Services
Sexism
Gender equity
Patient Advocacy
Popular Work
Personal Narratives
Abstract
"An inclusive and empowering manifesto for change in women's healthcare. Exploring the systemic and deep-rooted sexism within medicine, Rebel Bodies offers actionable ways for women to advocate for ourselves and others, and get the diagnosis and treatment we need." -- Back cover
Notes
This resource was purchased with a donation from the Order of the Eastern Star.
ISBN
9781399401111
1399401114
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WA309 G738r 2023

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Materiality of numbers: emergence and elaboration from prehistory to present

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124826
Overmann, Karenleigh A. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press , 2023. 1st ed.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QA141.2 O94 2023
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
"This is a book about numbers - what they are as concepts and how and why they originate - as viewed through the material devices used to represent and manipulate them. Fingers, tallies, tokens, and written notations, invented in both ancestral and contemporary societies, explain what numbers are, …
Author
Overmann, Karenleigh A.
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
xxv, 416 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Mathematics
Mathematics--history
Mathematical Concepts
Abstract
"This is a book about numbers - what they are as concepts and how and why they originate - as viewed through the material devices used to represent and manipulate them. Fingers, tallies, tokens, and written notations, invented in both ancestral and contemporary societies, explain what numbers are, why they are the way they are, and how we get them. Overmann is the first to explore how material devices contribute to numerical thinking, initially by helping us to visualize and manipulate the perceptual experience of quantity that we share with other species. She explores how and why numbers are conceptualized and then elaborated, as well as the central role that material objects play in both processes. Overmann's volume thus offers a view of numerical cognition that is based on an alternative set of assumptions about numbers, their material component, and the nature of the human mind and thinking." --back cover
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN
9781009361248
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Status
Received
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QA141.2 O94 2023

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NCCN guidelines for patients : adolescent and young adult cancer

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124878
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN). Plymouth Meeting, PA: National Comprehensive Cancer Network , 2023.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 N277a 2023
Availability
3 copies, 3 available
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Alternate Title
National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines for patients : adolescent and young adult cancer
Corporate Author
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)
Place of Publication
Plymouth Meeting, PA
Publisher
National Comprehensive Cancer Network
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
66 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Series
NCCN guidelines for patients
Subjects
Popular Work
Neoplasms
Adolescent Health
Young Adult
ISBN
9781954190764
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Status
Processing
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Internet
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 N277a 2023
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Truth telling : seven conversations about Indigenous life in Canada

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124957
Good, Michelle. Toronto, ON: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd , 2023.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
E78.C2 G66t 2023
Availability
3 copies, 2 available
Author
Good, Michelle
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
215 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Subjects
Indigenous Canadians
Indigenous Canadians - history
Indigenous Canadians - legislation & jurisprudence
Reconciliation
Race Relations
Culture
ISBN
9781443467810
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Status
Processing
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
E78.C2 G66t 2023

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Standards for practice

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124998
National Association of PeriAnesthesia Nurses of Canada. [Ottawa, ON]: National Association of PeriAnesthesia Nurses of Canada , 2023. 5th ed.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY162 N277 2023
Availability
5 copies, 4 available
Alternate Title
National Association of PeriAnesthesia Nurses of Canada : standards for practice
Standards for practice (NAPANc)
Standards for practice (NAPAN)
Corporate Author
National Association of PeriAnesthesia Nurses of Canada
Edition
5th ed
Place of Publication
[Ottawa, ON]
Publisher
National Association of PeriAnesthesia Nurses of Canada
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
xi, 182 p. ; 29 cm.
Subjects
Nurse Anesthetists - standards
Perioperative Nursing - standards
Postanesthesia Nursing - standards
Practice Guideline
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Status
Processing
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
WY162 N277 2023

Copies

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ABC of equality, diversity and inclusion in healthcare

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog125056
Chichester, UK: Wiley Blackwell , 2023.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA300.1 A134 2023
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Editor
Imtiaz-Umer, Shehla
Frain, John (John Patrick James)
Place of Publication
Chichester, UK
Publisher
Wiley Blackwell
Publication Date
2023
Physical Description
ix, 112 p. :ill. ; 28 cm
Subjects
Social Discrimination
Social Medicine
Health Equity
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion
Healthcare Disparities
ISBN
9781119875307
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WA300.1 A134 2023

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Cancer navigation : charting the path forward for low-income women of color

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog123746
Wells, Anjanette. New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2022.
Audience
Professional
Passion and compassion for low income women of color is not an issue of lacking empathy, scientific or medical care. It is a social issue. Health care providers do their best to support, encourage, treat, and motivate those living with cancer; but many do not have the resources, training, or prepar…
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Author
Wells, Anjanette
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
2022
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Subjects
Neoplasms
Patient Navigation - methods
Culturally Competent Care
Women's Health
Minority Health
Social Marginalization
Health Literacy
Abstract
Passion and compassion for low income women of color is not an issue of lacking empathy, scientific or medical care. It is a social issue. Health care providers do their best to support, encourage, treat, and motivate those living with cancer; but many do not have the resources, training, or preparation to work as effectively as possible with patients from marginalized groups in a relatable and non-judgmental way. Cancer Navigation: Charting the Path Forward for Low Income Women of Color is a practical quick-reference resource for U.S. health care providers working with marginalized women throughout the cancer continuum. From community preventative outreach to survivorship, this accessible guidebook is a vital resource for physicians, social workers, case managers, and other cancer care providers who seek to provide more equitable care for low income women of color. -- Provided by publisher.
Notes
Copyright 2023 - Verso.
ISBN
9780190672881
9780190672867
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
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Practical strategies to assess value in health care

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog123827
Solid, Craig A. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing AG , 2022.
Audience
Professional
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Author
Solid, Craig A.
Place of Publication
Cham, Switzerland
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG
Publication Date
2022
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Economics, Medical
Delivery of Health Care - economics
Health Care Costs
Medical Audit - methods
Decision Support Techniques
ISBN
3030951480
9783030951481
9783030951498
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
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LGBT populations and cancer in the global context

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124179
Cham, Switzerland: Springer , 2022.
Audience
Professional
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Editor
Boehmer, Ulrike
Dennert, Gabriele
Place of Publication
Cham, Switzerland
Publisher
Springer
Publication Date
2022
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Subjects
Sexual and Gender Minorities
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Healthcare Disparities
Health Services Accessibility
Global Health
ISBN
9783031065842
9783031065859
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
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I have cancer ... what's next?

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124265
Bongiorno, Elissa. New York, NY: Rosen Publishing Group, Inc. , 2022.
Audience
Patient or Public
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Author
Bongiorno, Elissa
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Rosen Publishing Group, Inc.
Publication Date
2022
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Getting real : strategies for teens in need
Subjects
Neoplasms
Adolescent Health
Young Adult
Popular Work
ISBN
9781499470666
9781499470673
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Internet
Website Notes
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Caring for a young person with cancer : professional guidance for parents and partners

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124274
Katz, Anne. New York, NY: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group , 2022.
Audience
Patient or Public
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Author
Katz, Anne
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group
Publication Date
2022
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Subjects
Neoplasms
Adolescent Health
Young Adult
Caregivers
Interpersonal Relations
Family Relations
Popular Work
ISBN
9781032151366
9781000542646
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Internet
Website Notes
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Trans bodies, trans selves : a resource for the transgender community

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124275
New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2022. 2nd ed.
Audience
Patient or Public
  1 read online  
Editor
Erickson-Schroth, Laura
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
2022
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Subjects
Transgender Persons
Gender Identity
Sexual and Gender Minorities
Popular Work
Notes
SOGIE 2SLGBTQIA Collection
ISBN
9780190092726
9780190092740
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Internet
Website Notes
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