Course Project Part 3—Studying a Professional Organization
Complete the following tasks as a 3-page report in a Microsoft Word document:
Identify a professional organization and then complete the following tasks:
- Analyze and discuss the selected organization’s aim and activities.
- Explain how the organization meets, supports, or advocates the EBP standards and concepts of professional nursing. Think about an ethical dilemma you recently faced in your practice. Select a nursing theory that could have guided you in making a decision about the care of this patient. Explain whether the theory emphasizes the patient’s rights, goals, and autonomy. Does it provide clear guidance for ethical decision-making in nursing? Does the theory emphasize ethical codes for practice? (Present your information according to HIPPA requirements.) Select a nursing theory you consider relevant today. Explain from a global perspective how you would change this theory to better support the ethical and social issues (e.g., bioterrorism, genocide) that nurses face in health care What was Florence Nightingale’s role in establishing nursing as a formal occupation?
Compare and contrast the types of nursing programs described in Cockerham (2007) to the available nursing programs listed on the All Nursing Schools Web site.
Write additional information in the Notes section of the PowerPoint presentation