Developments in Professional Nursing
Grand Canyon University
NRS-430 Professional Dynamics
June 16th, 2013
In the health care system nurses are taking the important role. Bed side nurses, school health nurse, nurses in different leadership positions etc. We can see many obstacles in the fast changing health care systems. To prevent these obstacles, institution such as IOM (Institute of Medicine) and RWJF (Robert wood Johnson Foundation), introduced a two year plan to make some changes to remodel and repair the nursing profession. The nurses have to provide a high quality nursing care to the patients and in order to achieve this, they have to attain high education, ...view middle of the document...
Institution of Medicine( IOM )and RWJF put forward some suggestions which it basically mentions that (1) nurses have to complete their education and training period, (2) nurses should improve their standard of education throughout their training to provide high quality nursing care and (3) nurses should work as a team include physicians and other health care officialsIn future the whole health care system will work together in order to meet the demands and requirements of the future generation as per the health care system
Impact in nursing practice Capabilities necessary to practice in nursing profession has dramatically expanded. These new capabilities are called competencies and it has increased the pressure on education. It is necessary to gain more high quality nursing care and consideration from new health care system. In order to achieve that, nurses have to meet basic requirements to meet the eligibility to take part in leadership, health care policy, and evidence based practice and team work.
Regarding nursing education, compared to old belief and opinion, the present nursing education is required to be changed. In order to make movements in education we have many agencies are ready to offer scholarships as a financial aids in the nursing field. Those programs are able to decide what degree how much time and what cost for each courses they are selecting. In order to replace from the present to the future nursing care system, the nurses’ roles and responsibilities will definitely increase . A large number of nurses in the health care system are working hard to provide a safe outcome. Since the nurses are in different roles, especially leadership position, the care which is delivered to the patients should be within the scope of practice .Nurses are contributing their valuable time and effort to improve the profession as well as the health care system for the predictable patients.
Nursing is a multifaceted occupation. Health teaching, diagnosing and health assessments are the basic elements. These elements are very important for the primary care and this will be strong enough to strengthen this profession. To reduce the total expense for the new admissions for the patients and increase the strength of nursing profession as an occupation these plans are highly welcomed. To attain this goal, the committee recommend some suggestions like Medicaid and Medicare to reduce the cost and they put forward about avoid the repeated expense for the re-admissions of a transfer patient from acute care to the nursing homes so chronically ill patients can be taken care by the advanced practice nurses and other health care providers. All these strategies can reduce the cost and avoid the long...