Initial Discussion Post: 1.Identify and discuss the required skills and competencies of a RN in the community setting. Do these differ from those required in an acute care setting? Explain and support your answer. 2.The RN working in the community setting faces a number of challenges which include but are not limited to: infection control practices, patient/family privacy, collaboration with health team at a distance, families’ financial concerns, and the RN’s personal safety. Choose one (1) of the five (5) listed challenges and explain actions the RN can do to meet these needs. Base your initial post on your readings […]
What is the difference between intervention research and systems research? Provide an example of a public health advancement or accomplishment that represents each type of research. In addition, explain the role of systems research and the integration of systems theory for public health programs implemented within community-based organizations. Justify your rationale.
Literature Reviews: Finding & Critiquing Evidence (Polit & Beck) Reviewing literature is a central component of any research article. What has been your experience with reading this portion of an article? Have you been convinced that the material represents a sufficient level of understanding of the research topic? Why do you think it is important to follow a protocol when conducting a review of the literature?
Locating Literature Electronically (Patten, T13) Describe your experiences so far with searching for articles, research-focused or otherwise. What have you found to be most challenging? How have you tackled that challenge? What element(s) of the Malone University Nursing Library Guide resonated with the material you have read for this course so far? What other library resources have you used in your course work here?
Walking/Running with my dog for an hour (Maybe at the beach) For your outdoor physical activity, what exactly did you do? Include ALL of the following in your response: Location, type of activity, if you were with anyone (if so, who), how long you engaged During your outdoor physical activity, what did you SEE, HEAR and FEEL? In other words, what did you sense? During your outdoor physical activity, how did you feel? Explain. Your feeling about the activity and during the activity may have been either positive, neutral or negative. During your outdoor physical activity, how was your thinking […]