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Diagnosing and Managing Common Cardiovascular and Neurologic Conditions

Cardiovascular and neurologic conditions are among the leading causes of death and hospitalization of women in the United States (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2008a). As an advanced practice nurse, you must routinely monitor patients at risk of these conditions and recommend the appropriate health screenings and preventive services. When assessing patients for these […]

Conceptual Basis for Policymaking

The policy process consists of a series of actions, each critical to resolving a problem through analysis and formulation of solutions and can involve many organizations and individuals as well as requiring multiple steps. Two models from political scientists are relevant to nurses’ understanding of the policy process. The purpose of reviewing these models is […]

Research methods of assessing quality and techniques for improving quality and safety Instructions

Unit outcomes addressed in this Assignment: • Assess quality and techniques for improving quality and safety. Course outcome addressed in this Assignment: HA540-3: Research methods of assessing quality and techniques for improving quality and safety Instructions: In this assignment, you will be researching dimensions of quality and safety in healthcare, specifically long-term care, and how […]

Nursing Finances

Throughout this course, you’ve examined the importance of anticipating financial fluctuations that may impact your organization’s ability to provide services. While financial managers have no time machines or crystal balls, they do have expense forecasts. Expense forecasting is one of the preeminent tools that financial managers can use to prepare their organizations for future fiscal […]

Overview and Outcomes Ethical Self-Awareness in the Role of an Advanced Practice Nurse

10/23/17, 9*12 AMSample Content Topic Page 1 of 1file:///Users/OrlandoHayaCuan/Downloads/Unit%202%20Overview%20and%20Outcomes.html Unit 2 Overview and Outcomes Ethical Self-Awareness in the Role of an Advanced Practice Nurse In this unit, you will have the opportunity to explore beliefs and question the ethics of those foundations. The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (2009) has set boundaries that […]

Community, Culture, and Nursing

Week 1 Discussion Previous  Next  Community, Culture, and Nursing The discussion assignment provides a forum for discussing relevant topics for this week based on the course competencies covered. By the due date assigned, post a response to one of the two discussion topics below, using information from the lectures, reading assignments, library resources, and Internet […]

Practicum – Assessing Client Progress

Assignment Instructions. Please read carefully to the end before starting Assignment 2: Practicum – Assessing Client Progress To prepare: · Reflect on the client you selected for the Week 3 (See the attached case study for client selected in week 3) Practicum Assignment. · Review the Cameron and Turtle-Song (2002) article in this week’s Learning Resources for guidance […]

Making decisions about how to assess and treat clients

For this Assignment, you examine the client case study in this week’s Learning Resources. Consider how you might assess and treat pediatric clients presenting with symptoms noted in the case. Note:  For these assignments, you will be required to make decisions about how to assess and treat clients. Each of your decisions will have a […]