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Genomic Competencies for Nursing Practice: Implications for Nursing Leadership.

by Schaa, Kendra L.
Citation: Journal of Nursing Administration. 47(1):62-67, 2017 Jan.Journal: The Journal of nursing administration.Published: 2017ISSN: 0002-0443.Full author list: Boyd AM; Alt-White AC; Anderson G; Schaa KL; Kasper CE.UI/PMID: 27926625.Subject(s): *Clinical Competence | *Genomics | Humans | *Leadership | *Nursing Staff/px [Psychology] | United States | United States Department of Veterans AffairsInstitution(s): MedStar Washington Hospital CenterDepartment(s): NursingActivity type: Journal Article.Medline article type(s): Journal ArticleOnline resources: Click here to access online Digital Object Identifier: (Click here) Abbreviated citation: J Nurs Adm. 47(1):62-67, 2017 Jan.Local Holdings: Available online from MWHC library: 1996 - present.Abstract: Nurses must have appropriate knowledge and skills to provide safe and effective nursing care in recognition of evolving science. Knowledge of genomics is required to ensure appropriate referral and education of patients who would benefit from genetic services. This article describes the process the Veterans Healthcare Administration's (VHA's) Office of Nursing Services used to determine the nursing genomic competencies appropriate for VHA nurses and identify available resources for educating nurses on these nursing competencies and a strategic plan for long-term implementation.

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