For instance, healthcare facilities should establish Nursing Practice Councils and research centers that will help foster quality research in the amenities. Another strategy is the provision of accessible electronic evidence-based resources. That is, nurses should be provided with internet-enabled devices that will broaden their research borders and hence conduct an exhaustive study on various clinical matters. Furthermore, effective organizational strategies will also help boost evidence-based nursing procedures. For example, clinical facilities should set up marketing-nurse week activities so that there is an exchange of material and more collaboration among the
Leadership within the healthcare field is necessary to increase skills, organization, understanding, and control within the workplace (Huber, 2014). The leadership role tends to fall into the hands of one who is trustworthy, knowledgeable, motivating, committed, and adequately communicates to the team (Huber, 2014). With each leader comes strengths and weakness, hence, the reason why self-assessment and reflection on leadership skills are necessary. Over the course of this essay I will perform a variety of self-assessment and reflection tests in order to identify my strengths and weaknesses as a current and future nurse leader. Results To identify my strengths and weaknesses, I took a total of six self-assessment tests; which consisted of
This paper will examine the purpose of Critical Thinking and its importance in the medical field, especially in the field of nursing. There are many aspects to nursing, but the two that will be discussed in this paper are critical thinking and concept mapping. Critical thinking is essential to skilled nursing; therefore, it is essential to nursing education. It is believed skilled nursing depends upon a well-reasoned philosophy of nursing rooted in a deep and rich conception of critical thinking. In the educational curriculum for nursing students, the focus has been to present problem-based learning and evidence-based practice concepts to help increase critical thinking skills.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council Code (2015) is to always provide the best possible service related to the best available evidence that is also in line with the patient’s preferences. It’s important to use evidence based practices in nursing because it creates solutions to the patient’s needs, it improves the overall care of the patients, reduces harm and helps support nurse’s actions and clinical judgments. Sackett (2000) says that evidence based practice is looking at the best evidence along with using your clinic expertise in helping you to make a decision about the patient’s individuals care. Outline the process undertaken when searching for credible and relevant evidence to support Part 2 of the workbook. (Justify and support answers with credible and relevant evidence whilst adhering to UWS referencing guidance).
NUR-342 written assignment Need for Change meets the criteria of Outcome 2, because the interventions developed focused on how to meet the patient’s treatment goals. As well as strategies to incorporate multiple healthcare disciplines in the development of a treatment plan. This assignment addressed the need to consider the long-term impact of treatment interventions. NUR 443 PLEET form meets the outcome for knowledge of human diversity because it is a summary of my experiences in the practice-learning environment (PLE). The PLE highlighted the creation and implementation of education strategies for a diverse population.
Concept Analysis Paper of Pain Concept analysis combined with theory development is essential in the field of nursing as it leads to the clarification of concepts. This means that the approach establishes similarities and dissimilarities between ideas. As a result, precision is achieved within nursing through clearer definitions of terms. Pain is the concept under analysis, and it is central to the practice of nursing. This concept was selected because it is an experience that is perceived subjectively and it is also hard to quantify.
According to Shilton’s Advocacy Model, it is important to identify the evidence sources that will support the model and ensure that it remains on course to achieving the objectives. In health care advocacy, lobbying is one of the strategies applied in supporting the sources of information for a strategy (Hansen-Turtonet et al., 2010). As a result, some of the sources of information that will apply in the strategy include the government websites that list the importance of nurse-managed health centers and why they need community support. In using the lobbying method to advocate for the support of the nurse-managed health centers, we will enforce the message to all the stakeholders and the community in
Evidence based is been used widely in nursing practice, which involves integration of a problem solving approach within the framework that concerning care, using the best evidence from research, knowledge and proficiency from clinical together with patients’ beliefs and values. Nursing practice does support EBP as researchers had done many studies that showed improved outcomes when the best evidence is implemented of patient’s care. However, researchers had argued that, there are challenges in attaining and maintaining EBP in nursing practice despite the awareness (Mary, et. al. 2013).
If following guidance sett throughout the learning process, reflective practice will become a common tool as part of this career in order to promote professionalism. The weaknesses can be transformed into strengths while performing tasks whether if they are new or not is due to reflective practice; thinking back over experience Is allowing individuals to learn from own mistakes or unwise decision as clinical judgement come through practice. By Improving reflection, a nurse is improving her practice, she is gaining more knowledge from every situation in order to be able to apply in the future in the best interest of the patients and to support a safe environment in healthcare system. Reflection is a conscious ongoing mental process that underpin personal development close related with self-awareness, communications skills, emotional control, confidence and the most important the Patient Care
Oak Street Health uses the system to keep track of operational activities such as patient health needs. In conclusion, I think that multicultural sensitivity, research skills, time management, familiarity with social and psychological needs of older adults, and good relation with staff members have been my strengths while I need to improve my leadership skills. Also, I think I will need to learn about the electronic health record software such as Greenway because most health care organizations use similar