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Discursion Topic

A new director decides to reorganize the department you work in. This reorganization comes about without input from the employees and many of the nurses that you oversee are feeling resentful of the change. As a nurse leader, identify factors that may lead to conflict and ways you can manage them.

Meningitis Case Study

Meningitis Case Study General Information 1. Setting - Emergency Department and Hospital 2. Keywords - Meningitis, assessment, diversity, barriers, laboratory values and interpretation, cerebrospinal fluid, dosage calculation, growth and development, immunizations, discharge planning Scenario: JH is a 2-week-old infant

Discurssion Topic

Please use articles 5yrs and newer. One of the five elements of emotional intelligence is self-awareness. What behaviors would someone with strong self-awareness demonstrate within the context of leading and managing groups? Provide an example.

Professional Resume and Cover Letter

Write an introductory cover letter of no more than 500 words in which you explain your professional objectives, professional interests, and strengths as an applicant. Create a resume detailing your license(s), earned degree(s), certification(s), professional experiences, previous positions held, membership in professional org

Effective Leadership in Nursing

Consider the elements of power, self-image, knowledge, and problem-solving that can serve as impediments. Analyze at least three skills that the nurse leader may use in coaching team members to transform work into innovative effort. What personal strategies may the nurse leader use? Please have an in-text citation in APA format.

Medicare and Medical Malpractice Issues

Consider the recent changes in Medicare reimbursement for preventable errors. What social, political, legal, legislative, and regulatory factors led to the recent changes in reimbursement? Share an example of a preventable error and the impact these changes had on a healthcare organization. Please have an in-text reference in AP

Legal and Ethical Issues in Nursing

Healthcare providers are under pressure to discharge patients according to protocols and guidelines. What is your obligation as the leader in this situation? What are the social, political, legal, ethical, legislative, and regulatory influences related to this issue? What leadership skills and strategies should a nurse leader us

Leadership Factors in Nursing

Discuss the main tasks of leaders of a quantum healthcare organization. Discuss how you can incorporate these criteria as a nursing leader in an Aids clinic and as a Nurse executive in the future. Please have one reference in APA format.

Managing Staff Grievances in Nursing Departments

From the perspective of a nurse executive, consider how a group or individual might exhibit toxic behaviors. As the leader, how would you identify the underlying issue and change behaviors to make them less toxic? Please give one reference and the answer should be at least seven sentences.

Nursing Leadership Principles

Describe how the ethics, values, and beliefs of the nurse executive can impact an organization and the organization outcomes. Please give at least one in-text reference in APA format that is less than five years old and at least 7 sentences for the answer.

Characteristics of the Cycle of Vulnerability

The six steps in the cycle of vulnerability present leaders with different levels of challenge. I have attached the six steps of vulnerability. Consider two recent projects that were implemented in the organization. (The organization is an Aids clinic). Describe one successful and one unsuccessful project. Using the cycle of vul

Effectively Handling Crisis Events

Identify a public event that has occurred within the last two years (local, global, national, or international). Identify the unknown and unanticipated elements of the event. List the ways in which leaders were unprepared, and identify how being unprepared contributed to the crisis. What role does technology play in anticipating

Nursing Anesthesia and Professional Goal Statement

I am applying for Nurse Anesthesia program. I will need a goal statement with 1000 words. Below is the question need to be answered. What are your professional goals? How will your Master's degree enhance your achievement of these goals? I can provide additional details if needed.

Innovation within Healthcare Organizations

Consider an educational or other healthcare organization with which you are familiar. Analyze the organization with respect to its attitude toward innovation. Identify an innovation adopted by this organization and determine the organization's position on the curve of adoption of innovation. Include the history of the innovation

Innovative Nursing Management Strategies

Create an innovation for nursing practice that you would like to see your peers adopt. It can be an innovation that you are aware of through the course textbook, literature, peers, or through experiences with other healthcare systems. You can also create an innovation for this question as well. Design a strategy demonstrating us

Advanced Nurses

Describe how an advanced nurse will interpret and apply theory in a practical environment (i.e., in leadership). Please give one reference in APA format

Borrowed Theory

Nursing makes use of theories from other disciplines (a.k.a., borrowed theories). How does using borrowed theory support the development of nursing theory?

Grand Nursing Theories and Clinical Practices

What relationship(s) do you find between grand nursing theories and application to clinical practice? Provide one example that uses a specific grand range theory to support your views.

Conceptual Analysis of Healing

Provide a brief example of a concept to analyze in our nursing profession (e.g., caring, healing, comfort, diversity). Briefly outline the steps in the analysis of this concept. Please give one reference in APA format.

Activity Based Learning

Discuss how you could incorporate some activity based teaching strategies into a traditional classroom or clinical setting. Discuss why you think these strategies would be effective. Be specific and provide examples.

The New York State Nurse Practice Act of 1902

This article offers a summary of the professional role capacity based on NYS Nurse Practice Act of 1902. The Act was implemented in New York and defined by State Education Law, Article 139 (the Nurse Practice Act). Its role capacity include but are not limited to: The diagnosing, care and treatment of human responses to

Nursing Theory, Nursing Practice, and Nursing Education

How useful is theory in nursing curriculum? What is nursing practice and what is nursing education? How are they similar and how do they differ? What is the usefulness of theoretical models in identifying and resolving ethical dilemmas? How do the theoretical models interact with policy?

Meta-paradigm of nursing

How does the meta-paradigm of nursing influence the study of theory, research, and practice of the discipline? Are there other domains that could be incorporated into the meta-paradigm of nursing? If so, what are they and why should they be incorporated? If not, why?