General guidelines for written assignment
1. General presentation is to include 1.5 line spacing; 12 point Times New Roman font; 3cms left and right margins, page numbering in the lower right of each page.
Include your student number as a header on the upper right side of each page.
2. Double space between each paragraph
3. Adhere as closely as possible to the word count. A +/– 10% of the word limit is acceptable. Please indicate the word count at the conclusion.
4. The School of Nursing & Midwifery use the APA referencing style. It is important that you maintain consistency and accuracy throughout the assignment.
Social media in nursing:
Social media and electronic communications have become part of contemporary life and as a consequence part of our professional lives as well. They have both benefits
and concerns related to their use in professional health care practice.
Applying the National Board’s Social Media Policy (2014) review the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia’s (NMBA) Code of Ethics for Nurses in Australia (2008),
Code of Professional Conduct for Nurses in Australia (2008) and the National Competency Standards for the registered nurse (2006).
In your review of these codes and standards, identify and discuss the Value statements, Conduct statements and Domains that apply to nursing practice using the
scenario to illustrate your discussion. Refer to relevant literature to validate and substantiate your discussion. (800 words)
Leadership and social media
As the NUM is in a leadership position they have a responsibility to ensure that their staff are aware of the implication of the inappropriate use of social media.
Outline and discuss a minimum of four transformational leadership strategies the NUM could apply to successfully ensure that nurses (and students) working in their
ward are familiar with the National Board’s Social Media Policy and their responsibilities under the NMBA Codes and Standards for nurses in Australia. Use the scenario
to illustrate your discussion and refer to relevant literature to substantiate your writing.
There is a word limit of 250 words per strategy.
Positive applications of the use of social media in health care
As he scenario indicates there are negative aspects to social media and health care. On the other hand there are also positive uses.
Outline in 200 words some of the positive ways social media can be used in health care. Substantiate and validate your writing with relevant and appropriate
Include an introduction of 75-100 words. Make sure it clearly and concisely introduces the assignment.
Include a conclusion of 75-100 words. Write the conclusion as a summary of your learning outcomes.
You may use headings to organise your work. Please support your discussions with references to the relevant literature beyond your text book and the Readings.
Assignment 3: Introducing the Course Project
In the course project, you will review different business aspects of a publicly owned company. In each module, you will examine a particular aspect, map it to the topics in the module, and submit your report to the instructor.
Complete the following tasks to start working on the course project.
Task 1: Identify the Organization
Identify a publicly owned multinational company. Submit a list of at least five resources you will use to conduct the review (e.g., company Web site link, relevant news links, results of company-name keyword searches in the EBSCO host library, personal interviews, etc.). This list will be used to show if the organization you chose is acceptable for the course project. Be sure to choose a company in which you are interested and which has enough information available publicly to complete the course project. If you plan to use personal interviews, call or send e-mail messages to the company’s public relations executive to confirm that he or she is comfortable in giving you the necessary details. You will jeopardize your course project if you go ahead without securing these resources.
By Sunday, October 4, 2015, submit your choice of organization and the list of resources to the M1: Assignment 3 Dropbox. Based on the list, the instructor will approve your choice of the organization on Monday, October 5, 2015.
Task 2: Review the Management Practices
After the instructor approves your choice of the company, start creating a 4-page document reviewing the management and organizational practices followed in the company you chose. Address the following in your review:
Provide the organizational structure or organizational chart of the company. List the employee benefits provided by the company. Provide a list of the most important key terms (at least ten) in management and HR along with short descriptions of those terms in your own words. Task 3: Review of Ethical Practices
Identify the areas and topics covered in the ethics statement. If there is no formal ethics statement, identify the areas that need to be addressed by an ethics statement. Identify the social initiatives undertaken by the company. If the company has not taken any such initiative, identify fields that should be addressed by the company. Provide a list of the most important key terms (at least ten) you came across in your study of business ethics along with short descriptions of those terms in your own words. The review should include an introduction, conclusion, and your original analysis of the organization’s management practices.
Write a 7–8-page review in Word format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources. Use the following file naming convention: LastnameFirstInitial_M1_A3.doc. For example, if your name is John Smith, your document will be named SmithJ_M1_A3.doc. Assignment 2: Course Project—IT Review for Apple
The business organization that you have selected for the course project must have an IT policy. For this assignment, identify the IT policy and review it for strength, robustness, and clarity. In addition, consider the user organizations within the business enterprise, the ways in which IT services are used, and how they add value to the organization.
Address the following in your review:
Identify the use of IT in various departments. Identify the advantages of various IT tools used by the organization. Suggest better technology or technology that can increase the company’s profitability and efficiency. As you review the use of IT in the company, identify some important IT terms (at least ten) that are relevant to business. In your own words, provide a short description of each term. Discuss ethical concerns that revolve around fast-changing technology to which the company should pay attention to ensure both product and intellectual property security and employee productivity. Do not confuse IT use with IT policy. Be sure to identify specific departments like finance or HR.
Globalization is the motivating force behind the business environment in the 21st century. Debate the following the veracity of the following statement: Globalization only significantly affects the CEO’s of multinational corporations and high-net-worth individuals. You are to argue that the statement is true. Reference your reading material. Remember that any debate requires that you try to persuade the reader to your point of view. Here are a few hints for your success:
• Make sure to end your discussion with your best argument.
• Use stronger definitive word choice for your best arguments.
• Open your argument with you second best supporting point.
• Put your weakest point in the middle and choose words which are descriptive to make it more interesting.
• NEVER USE “I think”, “I believe,” “I feel” or personal pronouns of any kind. Unfortunately unless you are an expert your opinions are not very convincing.
• Be creative with your ideas to keep the reader interested in your point of view.
• Do not make this a presentation, report or quotes.
USE YOUR OWN WORDS AND SELECT THEM PURPOSEFULLY. Learning Activity #2 What advice would “you” give “you” about how globalization affects your job? What skills and characteristics do you need to know to continue your success?
FYI: Organization Situation A North America division (approximately 400 employees) of an international company is experiencing rapid growth through it success strategies and through a series of acquisitions. The leadership team has doubled and the next level of management has tripled with further increases expected to support overall growth of the company.
You have been told that you will be promoted to the next level of ma