Analyze the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Essentials of Masters Education in Nursing.
Discuss ways that the professional nurse can use information technology to disseminate knowledge in the practice setting.
This will be a discussion post, here is the instructor’s insight on this discussion:
This week, the focus of our discussion is on the topic of professional communication. In this discussion thread we will discuss the use of technology as a form of communication. Nurses must be able to effectively communicate in multiple formats in this age of rapidly progressing innovation and technology. This discussion question focuses on two Course Outcomes:
CO1: Demonstrate effective verbal, written, and technological communication using legal and ethical standards for transferring knowledge.
CO6: Assess the roles of the master’s-prepared nurse.
Discuss ways the professional nurse can use technology to disseminate knowledge in the practice setting.
FYI: All sources have to peer reviewed and not older than 5 years old. Rubric entails that a unique perspectives or insights gleaned from personal experience or examples from health care field. ** Also make sure that APA is 6th edition!
Only 2 references needed, please use the below URL for 1 of the 2 references and then use another of your choice.
This URL will bring you to a log in the DSI# is D40265280 and the password is 198806
The Title of the Article is “Who Gives a Tweet: Assessing Patients’ Interest in the Use of Social Media for Health Care.”
Reflecting on this course, consider and answer the following questions: How do you envision using the AACN essentials learned in this course in your future graduate course work? How do you envision using the concepts learned in this course in your future nursing practice?
This is the instructor’s course summary: We began this course with a discussion of strategies for your success in the online learning environment. You’ve taken the first step by completing this course. In addition to examining the Essentials by the AACN (2011), you have developed valuable skills that will aid you in achieving your goal of becoming a master’s-prepared nurse. Based on your hard work, you can now systematically follow the steps for evaluating a website for credibility, identify an appropriate reference for inclusion in a scholarly assignment, and write a well-developed clinical question. In addition, you can identify ways to integrate evidence-based practice in your workplace setting. You have been provided with the foundational skills that are necessary to demonstrate professional writing skills. The principles of the American Psychological Association (APA) format were discussed, emphasizing the importance of providing appropriate citations. The purpose of a citation is to ensure that credit is provided to the scholarly sources that were used in completion of your course assignments and to aid the reader in locating your primary sources. There are two resources available to aid you. Smarthinking is a tutoring service designed to assist you with your writing, and Turnitin.com will assist you with evaluating the originality of your document. It is time to continue your exciting journey towards becoming a master’s-prepared nurse
1. Demonstrate effective verbal, written, and technological communication using legal and ethical standards for transferring knowledge. (PO 3, 6)
2. Integrate application of professional values, service, and accountability when planning for personal, intellectual, and professional development. (PO 5)
3. Apply research principles to interpretation of the content of published research studies. (PO 9)
4. Analyze data from relevant sources to inform the delivery of care. (PO 4)
5. Analyze the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Essentials of Master’s Education in Nursing. (PO 1)
6. Assess the various roles of the master’s-prepared nurse. (PO 1)
Only 1 reference needed, please utilize the AACN for a reference
The website is http://www.aacn.nche.edu/education-resources/MastersEssentials11.pdf