Sue T. is a nurse manager for medical-surgical units at a hospital. She is enrolled in a nursing master’s degree program at the local university. As part of the requirements for a Nursing Management course, Sue proposes to conduct a study linking nursing interventions with nursing outcomes. She returns to her unit at night for
Case Study 1: Malpractice Action Brought by Yolanda Pinnelas People involved in case: Yolanda Pinnelas — patient Betty DePalma, RN, MS — nursing supervisor Elizabeth Adelman, RN — recovery room nurse William Brady, M.D. — plastic surgeon Mary Jones, RN — IV insertion Carol Price, LPN Jeffery Chambers, RN — staff nurse Patricia Peters, PharmD
Telenursing and telemedicine will only be successful if patients engage in the program. You have been asked by your manager to pilot a program aimed at improving transitions of care using the new telemedicine system recently implemented at your hospital. What are some of the ways that you can encourage both patient and provider engagement
Locate the websites of 3 different providers of assisted living facilities, adult day care services, or a CCRC. No nursing homes. You should have three websites for the same type of provider/facility: Compare and contrast the relevant aspects of the websites. Discuss how well or how poorly the facility has done with its web-based marketing
Statistics for Nursing Research: A Workbook for Evidence-Based Practice 1. Use MS Word to complete “Questions to be Graded: Exercise 26” in Statistics for Nursing Research: A Workbook for Evidence-Based Practice. Submit your work in SPSS by copying the output and pasting into the Word document. In addition to the SPSS output, please include explanations
nursing leadership Reflect on your personal current sense of power within your organization and the profession; Do a self–assessment of your leadership skills by doing the How Good are your Leadership Skills? assessment at HTTP://WWW.MINDTOOLS.COM/PAGES/ARTICLE/NEWLDR_50.HTM How did you score? You do need not to reveal this in your paper, but hopefully it will guide you
nursing leadership To prepare: Think about a problem in a specific unit or area of your organization or one with which you are familiar. What are the indications that there is a problem? What change may be needed? (Note: This problem should be different from the one you are addressing in the Week 2 Assignment.).
Nursing Informatics Pioneers Application 1: Nursing Informatics Pioneers One of the major drivers in recent health care reform legislation is the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act’s (ARRA) HiTech Incentive. This act, passed in 2009, earmarked $22 billion for the adoption of electronic health records (EHRs), with a goal of 100% adoption in all practice settings
Online Nursing Class This is an online 8-week course that has assignment papers and discussion post due every week. The assignments can vary from PowerPoint’s presentation to five page papers. All the work done MUST be in APA format only with scholarly articles listed as references.
Nursing Juanita is a 10-year-old Hispanic child with severe persistent asthma. She has had multiple Emergency Department admissions for asthma exacerbations. Juanita lives in low income housing in the inner city along with her mother, grandmother, and an older sibling. Initial Discussion Post: How will Juanita’s cultural and socioeconomic factors influence the development of an