Topic: The nursing shortage, patient care, and ethics
Prepare a critical analysis of a quantitative study focusing on protection of human participants, data collection, data management and analysis, problem statement, and interpretation of findings. The quantitative research article can be from your peer-reviewed article.
Each study analysis will be 1,000-1,250 words and submitted in one document.
Refer to the resource entitled Research Critique Part 2. Questions under each heading should be addressed as a narrative, in the structure of a formal paper. You are also required to include an Introduction and Conclusion.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric.Introduction is well-organized, fully incorporates the structure of the critique, and piques the interest of the reader to learn more.The study tools are thorough, clear, and accurately critiqued using research terminology. Ethical issues are addressed for quantitative design.Data collection methods are fully critiqued, and potential biases are addressed. Potential ethical issues, interview and/or data collection processes are critiqued.The critique of the problem statement meets all criteria of writing guidelines in a detailed and comprehensive manner while demonstrating deeper understanding by incorporating prior learning or thoughtful reflection.Data analysis is accurately critiqued and linked to research questions. Significance and nonsignificance are explained; generalization and implications to nursing practice reviewed. Conclusions are tied back to purpose of study and literature review.Strengths and weaknesses of the study are fully summarized from critique, with discussion of clinical implications of findings. Credibility of study is addressed.Implications for the nursing practice and future research are addressed and explained in detail, including specific suggestions.Conclusion summarizes utility of the research from the critical appraisal, knowledge learned, and the importance of the findings to nursing practice.Thesis and/or main claim are comprehensive; contained within the thesis is the essence of the paper. Thesis statement makes the purpose of the paper clear.There is a sophisticated construction of paragraphs and transitions. Ideas progress and relate to each other. Paragraph and transition construction guide the reader. Paragraph structure is seamless.Writer is clearly in command of standard, written, academic English.All format elements are correct.In-text citations and a reference page are complete. The documentation of cited sources is free of error.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin.
Submit the assignment along with an electronic version of the article used for the analysis. If an electronic version is not available, submit a clean unmarked copy of the article.
In 850 words, discuss methods to evaluate the effectiveness of your proposed solution and variables to be assessed when evaluating project outcomes.Example: If you are proposing a new staffing matrix that is intended to reduce nurse turnover, improve nursing staff satisfaction, and positively impact overall delivery of care, you may decide the following methods and variables are necessary to evaluate the effectiveness of your proposed solution:Methods:Survey of staff attitudes and contributors to job satisfaction and dissatisfaction before and after initiating change.Obtain turnover rates before and after initiating change.Compare patient discharge surveys before change and after initiation of change.Variables:Staff attitudes and perceptions.Patient attitudes and perceptions.Rate of nursing staff turnover.Develop the tools necessary to educate project participants and to evaluate project outcomes (surveys, questionnaires, teaching materials, PowerPoint slides, etc.).Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style with citation
Summarize, in 3-4 pages, this assignment that provides information from Weeks 1 to 4.
In addition to the work you completed in the last four weeks, your assignment should also:
Include an introduction and a conclusion.
Implement the recommendations from the instructor.
Describe the role of nursing informatics.
Explain how nursing informatics or technology in health care will help or hinder your leadership.
Support your responses with examples.
On a separate references page, cite all sources using APA format.
Use this APA Citation Helper as a convenient reference for properly citing resources.
This handout will provide you the details of formatting your essay using APA style.
You may create your essay in this APA-formatted template.
This assignment enables you to meet the following course outcome(s).
CO 1: Apply leadership concepts, skills, and decision making in the provision of high quality nursing care, healthcare team management, and the oversight and accountability for care delivery in a variety of settings. (PO #2)
CO 6: Develop a personal awareness of complex organizational systems and integrate values and beliefs with organizational mission. (PO #7)
CO 8: Apply concepts of quality and safety using structure, process, and outcome measures to identify clinical questions as the beginning process of changing current practice. (PO #8)
This assignment is worth a total of 225 points.
The Professional Nursing Organization and Certification assignment is due at the end of Week 2. Submit the completed assignment (form) to Professional Nursing Organization and Certification in the Dropbox by Sunday, 11:59 p.m. MT. Consult the course policies, under the Course Home tab, for details regarding late assignments. Post questions about this assignment in the weekly Q & A Forum or e-mail your instructor directly.
1.Review the following (or similar) website and selects a professional nursing organization offering a certification of interest to you in your current position or one to which you aspire..nurse.org/orgs.shtml”>www.nurse.org/orgs.shtml
2. Thoughtfully and completely answer the questions on the form.
3. Submit the form with your answers to the Dropbox by 11:59 p.m. (MT) on Sunday of Week 2.
4. Review the section on Academic Honesty found in Chamberlain Course Policies. All work must be original (in your own words).
5. BTLS, ACLS, ATLS, NALS, PALS and other similar certifications do NOT qualify for this assignment. Again, if you have any questions about the organization or the certification, contact your instructor for clarification.
6. All work must be original (in your own words). Simply copying and pasting information from the website is not sufficient to address the criteria, and may be viewed as a violation of the Academic Integrity Policy.
Description of professional organization
· Names organization that offers certification.
· Describes the organization’s mission, vision, and values and whether they align or conflict with your own professional viewpoint.
· Indicates membership eligibility criteria.
· Describes the financial aspects of membership such initial joining and on-going fees.
· Include a workable link to organization’s website is included for faculty review.