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Describing the differing approaches of nursing leaders and managers to issues in practice.

Describing the differing approaches of nursing leaders and managers to issues in practice. 150 150 Judy

Question: Benchmark – Effective Approaches in Leadership and Management: In this assignment, you will be writing a 1,000-1,250 word paper describing the differing approaches of nursing leaders and man

Question:Benchmark – Effective Approaches in Leadership and Management:In this assignment, you will be writing a 1,000-1,250 word paper describing the differing approaches of nursing leaders and managers to issues in practice. To complete this assignment, do the following:1. Select an issue from the following list: bullying, unit closers and restructuring, floating, nurse turnover, nurse staffing ratios, use of contract employees (i.e., registry and travel nurses), or magnet designation.2. Describe the selected issue. Discuss how it impacts quality of care and patient safety in the setting in which it occurs.3. Discuss how professional standards of practice should be demonstrated in this situation to help rectify the issue or maintain professional conduct.4. Explain the differing roles of nursing leaders and nursing managers in this instance and discuss the different approaches they take to address the selected issue and promote patient safety and quality care. Support your rationale by using the theories, principles, skills, and roles of the leader versus manager described in your readings.5. Discuss what additional aspects mangers and leaders would need to initiate in order to ensure professionalism throughout diverse health care settings while addressing the selected issue.6. Describe a leadership style that would best address the chosen issue. Explain why this style could be successful in this setting.Use at least three peer-reviewed journal articles other than those presented in your text or provided in the course.Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.RUBRIC or Guide to Follow1) A clear description of the issue is presented. How the issue impacts quality of care and patient safety is detailed and accurate.2) A through discussion of how professional standards of practice should be demonstrated in this situation to help rectify the issue or maintain professional conduct is presented. An understanding of the importance of professional standards of practice in resolving issues and maintaining professional conduct is demonstrated. Strong rationale supports discussion.3) A detailed explanation of the differing roles and approaches for nursing leaders and nursing managers is presented. A well-developed explanation of how the roles and approaches relate to the selected issue, and how they would promote patient safety and quality care, is provided. Rationale using theories, principles, skills, and nursing manger or nursing leader roles is used. The explanation demonstrates insight into exercising the roles of professional nursing leadership and management in the promotion of patient safety and quality care.4) A detailed discussion on what additional aspects mangers and leaders would need to initiate to ensure professionalism throughout diverse health care settings while addressing the selected issue is presented. The aspects presented clearly continue to address the selected issue and relate to a diverse health care setting. The items proposed in the discussion support the exemplification of professionalism in diverse health care settings.5) The characteristics of the identified leadership style are clearly described. A detailed explanation of why this style could be successful in this setting is presented. Strong rationale is provided for support.6) Thesis is comprehensive and contains the essence of the paper. Thesis statement makes the purpose of the paper clear.7) Clear and convincing argument presents a persuasive claim in a distinctive and compelling manner. All sources are authoritative.8) Writer is clearly in command of standard, written, academic English.

Consider what was happening in nursing in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s with the change from diploma programs to an associate degree program.

Consider what was happening in nursing in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s with the change from diploma programs to an associate degree program. 150 150 Judy

Discussion Question: Consider what was happening in nursing in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s with the change from diploma programs to an associate degree program. Martha Rogers believed that nursin

Discussion Question:Consider what was happening in nursing in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s with the change from diploma programs to an associate degree program. Martha Rogers believed that nursing is a separate and essential discipline and a unique field of study. She worked hard to establish nursing in higher education. Explain the importance of this shift and how it impacted nursing as a profession.Your initial posting should be at least 400 words in length and utilize at least one scholarly source other than the textbook.Assignment:King’s Conceptual System TheoryWrite a 1250-1500 word APA paper addressing each of the following points. Be sure to completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. Separate each section in your paper with a clear heading that allows your professor to know which bullet you are addressing in that section of your paper. Support your ideas with at least two (2) outside sources and the textbook using citations in your essay. Make sure to cite using the APA writing style for the essay. The cover page and reference page in correct APA do not count towards the minimum word amount. Review the rubric criteria for this assignment.Discuss and explain King’s Conceptual System Theory.First explain the 3 systems and provide examples of each systemExplain how the systems influence goal attainmentHow could King’s theory help define a clinical quality problem?Apply this theory to a potential practice quality improvement initiative within your clinical practice.How could a quality committee align outcomes with King’s Conceptual System Theory?What additional nursing theory from our readings could also align with an improved quality of practice initiative?Assignment Expectations:Length: 1250 – 1500 wordsStructure: Include a title page and reference page in APA format. These do not count towards the minimum word count for this assignment. Your essay must include an introduction and a conclusion.References: Use appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. A minimum of two (2) outside scholarly sources and the textbook are required for this assignment.Rubric: This assignment uses a rubric for scoring. Please review it as part of your assignment preparation and again prior to submission to ensure you have addressed its criteria at the highest level.Format: Save your assignment as a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx) or PDF document (.pdf

Review the evidence-based practice requirements outlined for the Magnet Recognition Program by the American Nurses Credentialing Center

Review the evidence-based practice requirements outlined for the Magnet Recognition Program by the American Nurses Credentialing Center 150 150 Judy

Discussion Question: Review the evidence-based practice requirements outlined for the Magnet Recognition Program by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) at https://www.nursingworld.org/orga

Discussion Question: Review the evidence-based practice requirements outlined for the Magnet Recognition Program by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) at https://www.nursingworld.org/organizational-programs/magnet/magnet-model/. Compare and contrast your current practice environment to that of the guidelines. Your initial posting should be at least 400 words in length and utilize at least one scholarly source other than the textbook.

Provide an overview of the selected topic of cultural competency in nursing.

Provide an overview of the selected topic of cultural competency in nursing. 150 150 Judy

For this assignment, you will select a top of your choosing related to cultural competency in nursing. You will create and submit a PowerPoint presentation on the topic, with a minimum of six (6) slid

For this assignment, you will select a top of your choosing related to cultural competency in nursing. You will create and submit a PowerPoint presentation on the topic, with a minimum of six (6) slides and no more than ten (10).Cultural Competency in Nursing Presentation Rubric Criteria 1. Provide an overview of the selected topic of cultural competency in nursing. 2. Identify how the selected topic is relevant to demonstrating cultural competency/sensitivity for diverse patients, families, and/or populations. 3. Identify any emerging trends in cultural competency or a multicultural society affecting healthcare practice. 4. Consider and identify the patient’s religion, ethnicity, spiritual beliefs, sexual orientation, culture, and diversity when planning culturally competent care. 5. Provide recommendations for including developing a culturally competent nursing practice. 6. Include 3 APA formatted references and citations 7. Writing skills, grammar, spelling, style, and visual format

Describe the relationship between theory and nursing practice and how you could implement theory into nursing practice.

Describe the relationship between theory and nursing practice and how you could implement theory into nursing practice. 150 150 Judy

Discussion Question: Think about your unique nursing practice specialty area and the population you serve. Is there a clear connection to practice and theory in your specific nursing specialty area?

Discussion Question:Think about your unique nursing practice specialty area and the population you serve. Is there a clear connection to practice and theory in your specific nursing specialty area? In this discussion post, you will describe the relationship between theory and nursing practice and how you could implement theory into nursing practice. Describe why nursing theory is important to today’s nursing practice.How would you select and introduce a nursing theory or model into your nursing practice?Please introduce yourself to the class and let us know anything about you that you want: work experience, where you live, hobbies, etc…Your initial posting should be at least 400 words in length and utilize at least one scholarly source other than the textbookAssignment:Nightingale Case StudyAssignment Description:Write a 1000-1500-word APA paper addressing each of the following points. Be sure to completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. Separate each section in your paper with a clear heading that allows your professor to know which bullet you are addressing in that section of your paper. Support your ideas with at least three (3) outside sources and the textbook using citations in your essay. Make sure to cite using the APA writing style for the essay. The cover page and reference page in correct APA do not count towards the minimum word amount. Review the rubric criteria for this assignment.Case Study: Mrs. Adams, a 68-year-old widow who was referred to case management upon discharge from the hospital based on her physician’s recommendation that she is not able to care for herself independently. Her diagnosis is diabetes, hypertension, and breast cancer. She is 5 days’ post-op from a right sided mastectomy. Mrs. Adams apartment is located in a low income area of the city where crime is prevalent. Upon assessment by the Community Health Nurse, Mrs. Adams apartment was in disorder with minimal airflow or light. Her cloths appeared unchanged and she had no food in the apartment. The small apartment also housed 3 cats and a small dog who Mrs. Adams considers family since the death of her husband 1 year ago. Mrs. Adams complains of pain and draining from her surgical site and a broken air conditioner. What are the five essential components of Nightingales Theory?Using Nightingales Environmental Theory, what actions would the nurse take upon the first assessment of Mrs. Adams?Prioritize an appropriate care plan for Mrs. Adams?Apply Nightingale’s Environmental Theory to an area of your nursing practice, what patient population would benefit from this approach? Support this practice change with at least one evidenced-based article (this means current EBP of 5 years of less for the article.)The assignment should be completed in APA format, as an essay of between 1000 and 1500 words. The paper should include at least 2 outside references and the textbook. The paper should be in APA format with a title page, level headings, and reference page, please see the Shell that I have included in this module.Assignment Expectations:Length: 1000 – 1500 wordsStructure: Include a title page and reference page in APA format. These do not count towards the minimum word count for this assignment. Your essay must include an introduction and a conclusion.References: Use appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. A minimum of three (3) outside scholarly sources and the textbook are required for this assignment.

Identify one quality improvement strategy to improve health. How could you apply it to your current nursing practice?

Identify one quality improvement strategy to improve health. How could you apply it to your current nursing practice? 150 150 Judy

1 paragraph eachDiscussion Prompt 1: Identify one quality improvement strategy to improve health. How could you apply it to your current nursing practice? How does the assimilation of quality improvem

1 paragraph eachDiscussion Prompt 1:Identify one quality improvement strategy to improve health. How could you apply it to your current nursing practice? How does the assimilation of quality improvement strategies enhance leadership?Discussion Prompt 2:With the rough draft of your nursing comparison paper due this week, a focused review of the basics of APA Style is important. Follow the instructions listed in the bullets below to direct you, where to find specific APA guidelines. After you have reviewed the information, share something you learned with your peers. Also, attach examples from your rough draft that include both an in-text citation you used when you were paraphrasing and one you used when you were directly quoting. In addition, attach the reference page from your rough draft so that you can review each other’s work and provide peer-to-peer feedback.

Describe how databases are used in your nursing practice, including a description of who maintains those databases.

Describe how databases are used in your nursing practice, including a description of who maintains those databases. 150 150 Judy

Post a description of your current area of nursing practice. Then, describe how databases are used in your nursing practice, including a description of who maintains those databases. Explain how datab

Post a description of your current area of nursing practice. Then, describe how databases are used in your nursing practice, including a description of who maintains those databases. Explain how databases may facilitate and support your practice. Be specific and provide examples. Then, explain how you might meaningfully interpret data for better decision-making.

What community health nursing intervention strategies will best be suited to address your selected health concern?

What community health nursing intervention strategies will best be suited to address your selected health concern? 150 150 Judy

Discussion Question: What community health nursing intervention strategies will best be suited to address your selected health concern? How you will integrate these methods into your project? Your ini

Discussion Question:What community health nursing intervention strategies will best be suited to address your selected health concern? How you will integrate these methods into your project?Your initial posting should be 400 words in length and utilize at least one scholarly source other than the textbook.Assignment: Module 41. Submit an essay of the developed action plan for a community educational project. The project plan should include 2 (two) goals and objectives based on your topic from Healthy People 2020, an implementation plan for implementing these activities, a budget (if necessary, not required), a justification for the project, a description of where and when the plan will be implemented, and a description of the teaching materials which will be utilized during the execution of the project. Then recommend nursing actions/interventions to improve the health concern and achieve your stated goals and objectives. Discuss potential public and private partnerships that could be formed to implement your recommendations and create a timeline (i.e. 3 month, 6 month) for potential expected outcomes.Learning MaterialsN493 Project Concert Instruction for Students v2.docxMinnesota Department of Health:Population Based Levels of Care

Describe two historical events that have influenced the development of ethical codes and regulations for nursing and healthcare research.

Describe two historical events that have influenced the development of ethical codes and regulations for nursing and healthcare research. 150 150 Judy

Learning Materials Melnyk, B. M. & Fineout-Overholt, E. (2015). Evidence-based practice in nursing & healthcare: A guide to best practice (3rd ed.). Wolters Kluwer Health. ISBN: 978-1-4511-909

Learning MaterialsMelnyk, B. M. & Fineout-Overholt, E. (2015). Evidence-based practice in nursing & healthcare: A guide to best practice (3rd ed.). Wolters Kluwer Health. ISBN: 978-1-4511-9094-6 Chapters 22The World Medical Association, Inc. (2013). Declaration of Helsinki.The University of Maine at Farmington. (, 2017). The Belmont Report | Institutional Review Board.Department of Health and Human Services | National Institutes of Health. (n.d.). Policy and procedures: The Intramural NIH Human Research Protection Program (HRPP).American Nurses Association. (n.d.) ANA Official Position Statements: Ethics and Human Rights.Discussion:Describe two historical events that have influenced the development of ethical codes and regulations for nursing and healthcare research. Explain how each event has impacted ethical codes and regulations.Your initial posting should be at least 400 words in length and utilize at least one scholarly source other than the textbook.

Explore two significant components of the ACA that could potentially impact specific populations unjustly.

Explore two significant components of the ACA that could potentially impact specific populations unjustly. 150 150 Judy

Use the learning materials and additional resource readings from this week and reflect on whether you oppose or support the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Consider the nursing professional’s position as a

Use the learning materials and additional resource readings from this week and reflect on whether you oppose or support the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Consider the nursing professional’s position as a caregiver and/or the healthcare leader as an administrator. Explore two significant components of the ACA that could potentially impact specific populations unjustly. Appraise the current political climate as it relates to repealing and replacing the ACA. For this weeks’ discussion, identify at least two reasons for keeping the ACA and at least two reasons that it should be repealed, replaced, or revised. Provide rationale for each.400 words