Professional Nursing Practice -
NUR 391

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Personal Philosophy of Nursing

Personal Philosophy of Nursing Paper

Professional Development Plan

Professional Development Plan

Historical Timeline of Nursing

 Historical Timeline of Nursing

Six Caps Case Study

Professional Nursing Organizations

Ethical and Legal Issues in Nursing

 Ethical and Legal Issues in Nursing

Paper & Presentation Requirements

Personal Philosophy of Nursing - 500-700 words in APA format. Nursing paper to include at least two peer-reviewed healthcare related references that support the content.

Paper to include:

  • Definition of a philosophy is clearly provided
  • Personal philosophy includes personal beliefs and values about nursing and own practice

Professional Development Plan - 1,050 to 1,750 words in APA format nursing paper. Develop a strategic plan for where you would like to be in your career within five years. Address the steps you will have to take in order to achieve your plan.

Paper to include:

  • State your personal philosophy of nursing. Include personal beliefs and values of nursing.
  • Discuss role of the baccalaureate prepared nurse and new opportunities that may be available after degree completion.
  • Describe your personal role transition and anticipated impact the BSN will have on your role.
  • State two professional short term and two professional long-term goals:
  • Discuss steps necessary to achieve desired professional development.
  • Describe need for advanced education, continuing education.
  • Development of new skills and knowledge.
  • Identify mentors and support systems necessary to achieve goals.
  • Challenges and barriers of attainment of goals.
  • Integrate goal-related content to your personal philosophy.
  • Develop timeframe in which you plan to meet each step of the development plan.

Historical Timeline of Nursing - Team Project

  • Prepare a 6 to 8 slide PowerPoint Presentation in which you present a historical timeline of 10 to 15 events that have affected the role of the professional nurse
  • Explanation of effect of each event on the profession is comprehensive and accurate

Case Study - for Professional Nursing Practice NUR 391- Write a 750-1050 word paper from the Case Study segment of this exercise, utilizing the “thinking cap” approach and responding to the questions asked at the bottom of the Exercise segment.

Paper to include:

  • Discussion of six “thinking caps” which includes
  1. Information
  2. Feelings, intuition, and emotion
  3. Policies, codes, standards, protocols, and laws
  4. Optimism
  5. Growth
  6. Thinking

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