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Discuss why this is an important issue and why it is important to be aware and familiar with current issues that shape nursing practice.

Term Paper Guidelines œNursing Practice Today
Overview
This 3-5 page assignment is meant to familiarize the student nurse with the challenges facing nurses in today™s world of healthcare. This assignment is an exploration by the student into an area of interest that is shaping current nursing practice. Some topic examples may include: standardized nursing policies, compliance, value based care, legal and/or ethical challenges, or nursing research and how research drives practice. The following aspects of the assignment will guide students in preparation for writing a paper.
1. Choose a topic that is of interest to you as the student and that is also shaping nursing practice today. The topic must be approved by the instructor.
2. Discuss why this is an important issue and why it is important to be aware and familiar with current issues that shape nursing practice. Use research to support your answer.
3. Reflect on the opportunities and challenges as they relate to your chosen topic. Reflect on how this will shape you as a professional and delivery of care your patients. This may contain personal reflection but must also be supported by evidence (your references). Remember, this is not a œstory but a professional paper.
4. The paper must be in APA format.
Resources for your Paper
1. You must use a minimum of 3 resources.
2. One may be your textbook and/or website. All references/articles must be peer reviewed and originate from reliable sources.
3. Be thoughtful when choosing an article. Think critically “ is this a good article or just someone™s opinion? You may find great articles on websites; just make sure they are published by a peer-review journal. Hint “ notice that every article has references¦hmmm.
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