NURSING RESEARCH

 

Week 5: Discussion Question – Strategizing and Creating Change

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Points: 40 | Due Date: Week 5, Day 3 & 7 | CLO: 1 | Grade Category: Discussions

Discussion Prompt

Describe a policy initiative implemented by nurse leaders from a national professional nursing association, the processes used by the organization in formulating and implementing a policy agenda and the current outcomes of the initiative. 

Suggested organizations include (but are not limited to):

  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) American Nurses’ Association (A.N.A.)
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (A.A.N.P.)
  • American Association for Nursing Leadership (AONL), effective May 2019 (formerly AONE) 
  • The American Association for Men in Nursing (AAMN)

Expectations

Initial Post:

  • Due: Thursday, 11:59 pm PT
  • Length: A minimum of 350 words, not including references
  • Citations: At least one high-level scholarly reference in APA from within the last 5 years

Peer Responses:

  • Due: Saturday, 11:59 pm PT
  • Number: A Minimum of 2 to Peer Posts, at least one on a different day than the main post
  • Length: A minimum of 150 words per post, not including references
  • Citations: At least one high-level scholarly reference in APA per post from within the last 5 years if needed according to APA 7th ed.

Discussion: Respond to Posts in Your Own Thread