TOPIC SHOULD BE RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING 1. HOW NURSE PRACTITIONERS CAN HELP IN PROVIDING CARE TO RURAL AMERICANS AND LOWER HEALTH CARE DISPARITIES. 2. HOW NURSE PRACTITIONERS HAVING FULL PRACTICE AUTHORITY CAN HELP OFF SET HEALTH DISPARITIES IN RURAL COMMUNITIES Instructions Quantitative Annotated Bibliography For this assignment you will review current research provide a critical evaluation on that research through an annotated bibliography. An annotated bibliography is a brief summary and analysis of the journal article reviewed. For more information on annotated bibliographies please visit Purdue’s OWL: Purdue Online Writing Lab A total of two annotated bibliographies are to be […]
Explore one of the agencies for quality improvement listed in this module’s lecture. Write a one-page summary of what the agency does, who it affects, and how it is utilized. Include references and in text citation
Select an article from the mass media (newspaper) that deals with an “environmental” health issue in USA. Analyze and critique the article by answering the following questions: What are the characteristics of the community involved? What appears to be the sources of the problem? What evidence is provided in the article to substantiate the cause? Does the news coverage describe health effects? What population is at risk? Does the coverage provide adequate information for consumers to understand the problem and seek any needed assistance? How would you improve this article for better public awareness?
Review the website and read about Culture of Safety. Also click on the suggested websites listed when you scroll down to the bottom of the page to research the topic further. Write a paper reflecting on what you learned about patient safety culture. Include examples that you’ve seen in the field (both at your place of employment and in clinical experiences you’ve completed). The paper should be 2–3 pages in length, not including the cover or reference pages, and be in APA format .
Discussion 1 Specifically define the role of the registered nurse in patient advocacy. Describe situations in which nursing advocacy can assist patients within the healthcare environment. Defend why nurses are, or are not, adequately prepared, in prelicensure education, to act as patient advocates. Discussion 2 The ANA Code of Ethics currently emphasizes the word “patient” instead of the word “client” in referring to nursing care recipients. Do you agree with this change? Why or why not? Review the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements found in Appendix B of your Butts text.
Assignment Prompt Discuss the access, cost, and quality of quality environments, as well as recent quality initiatives (See Chapter 24 and Table 24.1). Student is to reflect on the relationship between quality measures and evaluation and role development. In addition, describe this relationship and note how the role of the APN might change without effective quality measures. Expectations · Due: Sunday 26, 11:59 pm PT · Length: 1500 words, double-spaced, excluding title and reference pages (required) · Format: APA 6th Edition See USU NUR Research Paper Rubric for additional details and point weighting.
SUBDURAL HEMATOMA Ticket to Enter 1. Discuss the pathophysiology of this disease process/condition. Include signs, symptoms, and risk factors. 2. Name and describe a possible test, lab, or diagnostic study that may be ordered for a patient with this condition. 3. Identify 2 nursing diagnoses: 1 physical and 1 psychosocial. Provide 1 correlating nursing intervention for each. Briefly explain the rationale for these diagnoses. 4. Research pharmacological interventions that may be used in the treatment or prevention of the condition/disease process. Identify at least two different medications and describe how each medication works. 5. Identify one question the patient and/or […]
Advance Application of Practice-Based Research in Health Secondary Data Sources II As you examined last week, assessing secondary data sources related to your Doctoral Study topic is necessary to determine what research designs and methods may be most appropriate for your own research. While secondary data sources are ubiquitous, it is important to realize that not all secondary data sources are created equal. As an independent researcher, it is up to you to make informed decisions and to take a proactive approach in determining which secondary data sources are the right fit for your Doctoral Study. This week, you go […]
Strokes (CVA) are a common neurological health issue, the 5thleading cause of death that leads into high disability in the U.S.A (CDC, 2017). Strokes are brain attacks that causes obstruction with blood flow to the brain and causes brain tissue to die. There are some ways to prevent strokes and health promotion for the patient and family. According to the CDC, 80% of CVA’s can be preventable. According to CDC, ways to control or prevent CVA, that we can control are: Diabetes Hypertension High cholesterol Healthy diet Obesity Atherosclerosis Peripheral artery disease (PVD) Atrial fibrillation Sickle cell Coronary heart disease […]
A client asks the nurse to explain the different types of advance directives. What information should be provided regarding living wills, durable power of attorney and DNR orders? Which action will the nurse perform when conducting a Rinne Test?Occlude one ear and whisper three words. Have the client repeat the three words whispered.Place a vibrating tuning fork firmly against the mastoid bone.Place a vibrating tuning fork on top of the client’s head.Straighten the ear canal by pulling the auricle up and back. A nurse is caring for several clients receiving intravenous therapy. What are actions the nurse should use to […]