January 10, 2019

Nursing-Quality Indicators

Nursing-Quality Indicators National initiatives driven by the American Nurses Association have determined nursing-quality outcome indicators that are intended to focus plans and programs to increase quality and safety in patient care. The following outcomes are commonly used nursing-quality indicators: •  complications such as urinary tract infections, pressure ulcers, hospital-acquired pneumonia, and DVT •  patient falls •  surgical patient complications, including infection, pulmonary failure, and metabolic derangement •  length of patient hospital stay •  restraint prevalence •  incidence of failure to rescue, which could potentially result in increased morbidity or mortality •  patient satisfaction •  nurse satisfaction and staffing Scenario: Mr. J is a 72-year-old retired rabbi with a […]
January 10, 2019

Good Communication as a preventive tool in medication Error.

Good Communication as a preventive tool in medication Error Prepare an annotated bibliography on your topic. You should have a minimum of six sources. At least four sources should be scholarly papers and at least two sources should be from credible websites. Your annotated bibliography will be added after the reference section with the tile of, “Annotated Bibliography”. Submit the entire document. However, only the annotated bibliography will be graded in this module. Reminder of Proper Format: The annotated bibliography starts with the reference in APA format, with hanging paragraph indentation.  Following the reference, you will need a paragraph describing […]
January 10, 2019

Understanding family structure and style is essential to patient and family care

Understanding family structure and style is essential to patient and family care Understanding family structure and style is essential to patient and family care. Conducting a family interview and needs assessment gathers information to identify strengths, as well as potential barriers to health . This information ultimately helps develop family-centered strategies for support and guidance. This family health assessment is a two-part assignment. The information you gather in this initial assignment will be utilized for the second assignment in Topic 3. Develop an interview questionnaire to be used in a family-focused functional assessment. The questionnaire must include three open-ended, family-focused […]
January 10, 2019


community In this task, you will write a narrative description of your field project. The narrative should appropriately note in-text citations and references. You may attach, as appendices, any charts, tables, or other materials (labeled with the source identified per APA format). Use the headings in the requirements section below as the headings for your written paper. WGU nursing students participate in the three pre-populated activities on the time log as their first engagement within their community. These activities are documented in their assessments for “Community Health and Population Focused Nursing” however the associated clinical hours (25) are acknowledged and […]
January 10, 2019

Silver Creek Hospital’s Ethics Committee

Silver Creek Hospital’s Ethics Committee Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas. As a member of Silver Creek Hospital’s Ethics Committee, you have been asked by chief executive officer (CEO) Beranger to provide examples of 2 ethical issues or dilemmas that the committee may help physicians, patients, or family members resolve. Additionally, CEO Beranger asked that you conduct research on any organization […]
January 10, 2019

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Chief executive officer (CEO) Beranger wants to ensure that the current regulations and requirements under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the Security and Privacy Rules will be met as she continues to move Silver Creek Hospital towards a culture of e-Health beyond the implementation of an electronic health record system to the integration of telemedicine and data mining. She asks that you compose a report of 3–4 pages that includes the following information:  Describe the objectives of the HIPAA Security and Privacy Rules.Discuss how HIPAA attempts to safeguard protected health […]
January 10, 2019

Lead Health Care Marketer for International Hospital

Lead Health Care Marketer for International Hospital Tutor2u. (2016). Marketing: Segmentation – Targeting – Positioning. Retrieved from You are the Lead Health Care Marketer for International Hospital and have been tasked with developing a training PowerPoint presentation (PPT) for your department covering STP marketing methods. After reviewing the video above and conducting a review of the literature, prepare a 12 slide PPT that explains in detail Segmentation, Targeting, and Positioning. In addition, your PPT should provide 2-3 health care-related examples for each of the marketing methods. Be creative and include at least one diagram. Speaker notes are required. Your […]
January 10, 2019

Market Analysis BJC Healthcare

Market Analysis BJC Healthcare   Conduct a Market Analysis BJC Healthcare. . Examine whether the industry in your selected geographical area is growing, maturing, or declining: If it is declining, identify the problems that exist and be able to change the ones you can. Show how you can adapt to changes that you cannot control. If your industry is maturing, show how, as a new company, you may be able to better adapt to external forces; better than the more mature competition. If your organization is a newly emerging and growing market (the best scenario), differentiate yourself from new competitors. […]
January 10, 2019

Cardiovascular Case Study

Cardiovascular Case Study John is a 76-year-old man with a long history of stable angina and hypertension. He is prescribed nitroglycerin tablets as needed for chest pain and lisinopril for his hypertension. John has noticed that his chest pain is occurring with increasing frequency and less activity is required to initiate the symptoms; however, the pain subsides quickly with rest and one or two nitroglycerin tablets. John is awakened from sleep with chest pain and shortness of breath. The pain is much more severe than his usual anginal pain and radiates to the jaw and the left arm. He experienced […]
January 10, 2019

Patients with endocrine and musculoskeletal disorders

Patients with endocrine and musculoskeletal disorders Patients with endocrine and musculoskeletal disorders often require long-term treatment and care resulting in the need for extensive patient education. By appropriately educating patients, advanced practice nurses can assist patients with the management of their disorders. In clinical settings, patients with endocrine and musculoskeletal disorders typically seek treatment for symptoms that pose problems to their everyday lives as ordinary tasks may become difficult to complete. For instance, patients might have difficulty walking short distances, preparing meals, or even running errands. To reduce these symptoms and additional health risks, it is essential to develop drug […]
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