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January 10, 2019

What quality improvement strategies might you implement as an APN in this practice to safeguard your role and assure patient safety?

Upon further investigation, you learn that Stephanie spoke with the patient and called the medication into the patient’s pharmacy without consulting with a provider. Stephanie claimed that the patient was insistent about needing a prescription. Since Mrs. Smith was coming into the office the following week for an appointment, she didn’t think you would mind if the patient received the prescription early. Discussion Question: What are the ethical-legal concerns associated with this situation? Provide evidence to support your response. Week 4: Discussion Part Three Due to the incident, you are concerned with office policies and procedure. Upon investigation, you find […]
January 10, 2019

Significance of Nursing Concepts within the Profession 

Significance of Nursing Concepts within the Profession This discussion considers the metaparadigm of nursing and the four concepts of the nursing profession—person, environment, health and nursing profession. Select a practice area of the nursing profession (i.e. education, executive, informatics, healthcare policy, and advanced clinical practice) and apply EACH of the four concepts to the selected area. Be sure to apply EACH of the four concepts and include an example that demonstrates the application to the practice area. Don’t forget to support your initial posting with scholarly references. Some background into the nursing metaparadigm: Person represents an individual’s needs, culture, and behavior. Health is […]
January 10, 2019

How human behaviors can prevent the spread of nosocomial infections in the healthcare environment?

This is a discussion question and this is my Clinical Issue research question referred to in the question below: How human behaviors can prevent the spread of nosocomial infections in the healthcare environment? Discussion question: Share a Research Design for Your Significant Nursing Clinical Issue (graded) 1.) Describe which research design will work best for your research question. Why? Explain your answer.
January 10, 2019

All nursing theories are the same and certainly there is no connection to APN practice

Mary wrote, “All nursing theories are the same and certainly there is no connection to APN practice.” Discussion Question: How would you respond? Develop a logical response to Mary’s post. Provide evidence to support your arguments
January 10, 2019

How do immigration waves of the 21st century continue to shape our country?

During 1820—1860 there were enormous waves of immigrants coming to America. In your opinion, how did the waves of immigrants shape the country–both positively and negatively? How do immigration waves of the 21st century continue to shape our country? Crew, think about the political, social, and economic environments.
January 10, 2019

Nursing should not borrow theories from other disciplines

Nursing Theory Class BSN “Nursing should not borrow theories from other disciplines.” Your discussion question is to support or refute this statement by providing specific examples.
January 10, 2019

What is a source of nursing research

Discussion Question for Intro to Nursing Research- Please use current references The research problem can be developed from many sources. What is a source of nursing research? Identify a potential research study example from that source.
January 10, 2019

Right strategy for prevailing in a format war?

Chapter 7 Strategy and Technology Case Discussion Questions Question #3 Apple and Google are pursuing different strategies – Apple sells the devise and the OS phones to other device makers. Both companies are gaining share. What does this teach about the right strategy for prevailing in a format war?
January 10, 2019

Do you believe that Mr. Schmidt’s attorneys have a good defense?

Read the New York Times article posted on the discussion board. The discussion should center on the core questions posted for the article and carefully reflect on comments posted by other students. VW Executive Charged in Emissions Case Says He Was a Bit Player. The New York Times, February 25, 2017 Discussion Questions: Do you believe that Mr. Schmidt’s attorneys have a good defense? Can “moral failures” of the magnitude of VW’s diesel engine scandal be diminished through criminal prosecutions?
January 10, 2019

Should banks be required to clearly state any off balance sheet activities?

Students should review their lecture notes and participate in the discussion of the following: 1) Should banks be required to clearly state any off balance sheet activities? Should banks be required to hold reserves against their off balance sheet activities? 2) Should governments purchase the devalued paper so that financial institutions can clean up their balance sheets and prevent a collapse of the financial system? 3) Should governments seize the insolvent banks and operate them until private buyers can step in? 4) Should governments regulate investment banks and private equity funds and hedge funds? If so, would this regulation have […]