Assignment: Both parts
below into one APA paper
Part 1: Continuing
Education (Part 1 should be
at least 750 words and include 2 outside references plus the textbook.)
units are required for renewal of license (in some states) and for
recertification. Continuing education opens doors to job opportunities. Answer
- Why is advancing your degree and knowledge important
for nursing as a profession?
Explain and give several reasons.
- How would you respond to a nurse that states:
only want to live and work in a state that does not require continue education
credits and I never want to advance my degree?”
in detail what you would say and why.
Journal of Trauma Nursing • Volume 14, Number 1 Date: January 1, 2007
and continued competenceVirginia nurses today- feb, march, April -2008 pg7
Part 2: Future of
Nursing (Part 2 should be
at least 1000 words and include 2 outside references and the textbook.)
Review the author’s
vision in the textbook (Chapter 25), of the future of nursing and complete your
own research to include the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) report.
- Do you agree with the authors or do you have a
different vision of nursing?
Explain and provide examples as to why you do
agree or do not agree.
Blais, K.K., & Hayes, J.S. (2016). Professional
nursing practice: Concepts and perspectives (7th ed.). Boston: Pearson
Fights, Snadra D, MS, RN,C.M.S.R.N., C.N.E. (2011). Future
of nursing initiative: Nurses are the key. Med – Surg Matters, 20(2),
58-59. Retrieved from
Wyatt, D. A. (2013). The future of nursing: Understanding
who nurses are. AORN Journal, 98(3), 267-72.