What is the role of the nurse in providing quality healthcare?
Review the material Reading & Study folder and complete the following case study discussion’
Textbook- Nursing Research: Policy and politics for nurses and other healthcare professional 3rd Edition. By Donna M Nickitas, Donna J. Middaugh, and Veronica D. Feeg.
Use these websites:
-quality and safety education for nurse
-the joint commission national patient safety goals
-Center for Medicare and Medicaid hospital consumer assessment of health care providers and system
-US Department of health and human services’
US Health Services syphilis study at Tuskegee
He walked into healthcare facility with hope in his eyes. He was recently diagnosed with a sexually transmitted infection for which there was no known cure. However, his primary care provider referred him to a research study that was producing promising results. Little did he know ethical dilemmas were creating concerns over quality patient care, research risks, and the potential for “necessary research” would impact him and his family for years to come. He was just enrolled in the Tuskegee Syphilis Study.
1. What is the role of the nurse in providing quality healthcare?
a. Discuss Quality and Safety Education for Nurses and Nurse Sensitive Indicators
2. What is the role of the nurse in healthcare research?
a. Discuss the implications from the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses
3. Provide an overview of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study. Answer the following questions:
a. What is the ethical dilemma? Explain.
b. Was there a vulnerable population impacted? How?
c. Did the benefits outweigh the risks? Explain.
d. What does the Biblical Worldview indicate should have been done?
The paper must be at least 500 words and be supported by 2 peer-reviewed journal articles in addition to the course textbook and the Bible.