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Healthcare policy impacts nursing professionals and the broader public.

Position Paper Topic selection
Directions:
Healthcare policy impacts nursing professionals and the broader public. Regardless
of where the registered nurse practices, healthcare policy is an important
aspect of professional nursing and guides how nurses will practice, “amplifies
the views of nursing, and educates consumers and decision makers” (American
Nurses Association, n.d.).
For this assignment, you
will review and analyze one of the ANA Official Position Statements (https://www.nursingworld.org/practice-policy/nursing-excellence/official-position-statements/
ANA position statements (must
be approved) – the category and select sub categories are listed below:
1. Drug and
Alcohol Abuse
a. Emergency
Care and Psychiatric Clinical Framework
Below
are the contents of the paper for the assignment:
o
Introduction
o
Identify
the topic and the ANA Official Position
o
Compare
and Contrast the position with another federal, national, or global
organization on the same or similar position – must show similarities and
differences
o
Using
QSEN Competencies – Describe how the position supports at least one QSEN
competency and relevant KSA’s
o
Analyze
the impact of the position on the nursing profession and the broader public –
most important section – spend time on this!
o
Discuss
how a coach leader would promote
this position with novice nurses.
o
Conclusion
o
References
This is an APA formatted paper.
APA requirements for all papers is on the
moodle page near the APA references and information.
There should be at least 2 references for
the position statement, QSEN competency, the comparison organization, and at least two peer-reviewed journals for
the analysis section. Do not use .com or
.net websites at all. Use scholarly peer-reviewed articles, websites can
be .gov,
.org, .edu .
Review
the rubric that will be used for grading before you turn it in for a grade.
Reference
American Nurses Association. (n.d.). ANA official position
statements. Retrieved from https://www.nursingworld.org/practice-policy/nursing-excellence/official-position-statements/
Quality and Safety Education for Nurses.
(n.d.). QSEN competencies. Retrieved from https://qsen.org/competencies/pre-licensure-ksas/
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Note: I left the links in these references hyperlinked for your convenience.
For APA formatted papers, these should NOT be hyperlinked or underlined.