Nurses have been identified as key players in moving the quality of care forward. The proper functioning of this vital limb of healthcare system needs formal policy making and implementation strategy. Policy is defined as a "course of action to be followed by a government, business, or institution to obtain a desired effect" (Nies and McEwen, 2011, p. 200). In general it refers to a broad statement of intended course of action. It explains the reason of implementation, expected outcome and ways to achieve the set goals.
Nursing (like in any other field policy making process) involves ...
This solution deals with overview of policy development procedures in nursing