Nurse Educator Competencies: Creating an Evidence-Based Practice for Nurse Educator After reading Chapter 4 in Nurse Educator Competencies: Creating an Evidence-Based Practice for Nurse Educator, reflect on Competency 3 – Use Assessment and Evaluation Strategies and the associated behaviors as related to your practicum experience. How are you meeting, or how will you meet, this competency in your practicum? Are there behaviors that you have not thought about, but need to include in your teaching? How are you meeting, or what do you need to do to meet, this competency as you move through your practicum? If this competency is […]
Impact of Health Care Policy and Determinants It is important to understand the different forms and categories in which health care policies are created. This assignment will help you practice identifying the forms and categories as well as understand the determinants that are impacted by the creation of health care policies.
Evaluating 78 year old white male for weight loss You are evaluating a 78 year old white male who comes to your office today with unintentional weight loss of 10lb in the last year, self-reported exhaustion weakness based on grip strength, and slow walking speed, and low physical activity. Notes that he has been feeling worse over the past 6 months and just does not have the strength to do anything anymore. The patient states they are not currently on any medications except a multivitamin. He notes that he lives alone and does not want to leave his house. Answer […]
Identify two areas of nursing practice which evidence based practice has improved patient outcomes Identify two areas of nursing practice, which evidence-based practice has improved patient outcomes. State the study and its impact on patient care. How have these findings changed your nursing practice? Please support your response with a minimum of two supporting peer reviewed articles.
health and medicine Data collection methods are determined by the information that is needed to answer the research question and by the resources available to the researcher. The specific method chosen to collect data is guided by the research design and the literature review. After the data are collected, it is time to analyze the results! In your posts: ·Discuss one of the four basic rules for understanding results in a research study. ·Compare clinical and statistical significance. Which one is more meaningful when considering evidence for practice? ·Compare descriptive and inferential statistics in research. Please give an example of […]
women’s health plan of care How the age of the female patient, demographics, race, and lifestyle will drive your exam and plan of care. Give examples and support with evidence-based practice. APA 1-2 page
The Affordable Care Act The Affordable Care Act has expanded mental health and substance abuse benefits to 62 million people and is an addition to the Mental Health Parity Act of 2008. The changes and additions require mental health coverage in small group and individual plans where people were not previously covered. What is the biggest benefit of these changes? What major challenges are still associated with mental health coverage? Explain your reasoning.
Interpretation of Common Diagnostic Labs in Pediatric Primary Care Assignment: Interpretation of Common Diagnostic Labs in Pediatric Primary Care Nurse practitioners routinely order labs for a variety of reasons. Some labs are recommended as part of a certain wellness check. Some labs are tested at birth and repeated at regular intervals. Many labs are ordered to rule in or rule out a diagnosis or just to add to an objective data base along with physical examination, vital signs, image studies, etc. Some of the labs can be done at the point of care (POC) such as an Accu-Check®. Most all […]
The Cost of the Health Care Workforce Write a 350- to 525-word article that evaluates the cost of the health care workforce. Include the following: Identify three key drivers of labor costs within a specific health care service, facility, or other health sector-related occupation (e.g., labor supply, productivity improvement, technology, or personnel benefit design). Evaluate current industry solutions or remediation activities to address the identified labor costs. Predict future changes (e.g., policy, funding, or public support) that might exacerbate or accelerate the solutions. Publish the article on your own social media account (e.g., LinkedIn, Facebook, Pinterest, etc.), or post it […]