Linking Pediatric Nursing Standards Across Specialty Organizational Lines

Feeg, Veronica D.
November 1999
Pediatric Nursing;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p582
Academic Journal
Discusses the meeting of representatives from different pediatric and child health organizations, which aimed to develop a collection of standards of practice and care. Listing of the organizations who attended the meeting; Development of assessment tools and methods for providing quality health care.


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