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Nursing Theory

Now that you understand middle range theory, look through the list of middle range theories in your text. Find 2-3 that are related to concepts that you are interested in and read about them. Can you determine what type of theory it is? What are the concepts? How could this theory be used for research […]

evidence-based practice (EBP)

On April 16, 2019, Washington state senator, Maureen Walsh made a remark on the senate floor suggesting that nurses “probably play cards for a considerable amount of the day” while denouncing a bill that would allow nurses to get mandatory, uninterrupted meal and rest breaks (Garcia, 2019). This statement received lots of air time in […]

Evidence-Based Population Health Improvement Plan

Write a 4-5 page population health improvement plan, based on your evaluation of the best available evidence from a minimum of 3-5 current scholarly or professional sources of demographic, environmental, and epidemiological data that focuses on your diagnosis of a widespread population health issue. Part of effectively engaging in evidence-based practice is the ability to […]

Assessing The Abdomen

Review the Episodic note case study your instructor provides you for this week’s Assignment. Please see the “Course Announcements” section of the classroom for your Episodic note case study. With regard to the Episodic note case study provided: Review this week’s Learning Resources, and consider the insights they provide about the case study. Consider what […]

PERSONAL LEADERSHIP PHILOSOPIES

Assignment: Personal Leadership Philosophies Many of us can think of leaders we have come to admire, be they historical figures, pillars of the industry we work in, or leaders we know personally. The leadership of individuals such as Abraham Lincoln and Margaret Thatcher has been studied and discussed repeatedly. However, you may have interacted with […]

Complex Regional Pain Disorder

BACKGROUND This week, a 43-year-old white male presents at the office with a chief complaint of pain. He is assisted in his ambulation with a set of crutches. At the beginning of the clinical interview, the client reports that his family doctor sent him for psychiatric assessment because the doctor felt that the pain was […]

Workplace Environment Assessment

Clearly, diagnosis is a critical aspect of healthcare. However, the ultimate purpose of a diagnosis is the development and application of a series of treatments or protocols. Isolated recognition of a health issue does little to resolve it. In this module’s Discussion, you applied the Clark Healthy Workplace Inventory to diagnose potential problems with the […]

Assessing Client Family Progress

Assignment Part 1: Progress Note Using the client family from your Week 3 Practicum Assignment, address in a progress note (without violating HIPAA regulations) the following: Treatment modality used and efficacy of approach Progress and/or lack of progress toward the mutually agreed-upon client goals (reference the treatment plan for progress toward goals) Modification(s) of the […]

PICOT Question And Literature Search

The first step of the evidence-based practice process is to evaluate a nursing practice environment to identify a nursing problem in the clinical area. When a nursing problem is discovered, the nurse researcher develops a clinical guiding question to address that nursing practice problem. For this assignment, you will create a clinical guiding question know […]

Approach to Care

Benchmark – Nursing Process: Approach to Care The nursing process is a tool that puts knowledge into practice. By utilizing this systematic problem-solving method, nurses can determine the health care needs of an individual and provide personalized care. Write a paper (1,750-2,000 words) on cancer and approach to care based on the utilization of the […]