Conduct a literature search to locate a journal article related to the health or health care practices of African-American, European American, or Appalachian people. Present a summary of the journal article, and examine how the information presented may impact your nursing practice.
Read chapter 4 below. Each student shall find and post two proper APA Style references for two (2) “External Authoritative Sources” (as defined below), discussing the content in Chapter 4. A link which leads to the full article referenced is required immediately following each reference. “External Authoritative Sources” for purposes of this course shall mean: books, peer reviewed journal articles, education and government sites as well as non-partisan national or international organizations (such as WHO, UNICEF, UNAIDS etc) provided, the foregoing source/material selected has in text citations and references to support statements made therein. Under no circumstances are newspapers including […]
Describe the kinds of evidence that a plaintiff can present in order to establish a negligent act. What defenses can a defendant present in order to refute a plaintiff’s evidence? How do statutes of limitations protect professional nurse-defendants? Do they also protect the injured parties? What can staff nurses do to protect patients from quasi-intentional torts? Does this differ from the nurse manager’s role in preventing quasi-intentional torts?
What if the patient didn’t speak English and you were having trouble finding a qualified interpreter? How might this impact your ability to discharge the patient safely? What about the timeframe and cost?