Student: Stanley

Week 5 Assignment: ICARE Paper

The purpose of the iCARE Paper assignment is to explore the concept of interprofessional teams and patient outcomes. Nursing supportive actions of compassion, advocacy, resilience, and evidence-based practice will serve as a way to apply care concepts The purpose of the iCARE Paper assignment is to explore the concept of interprofessional teams and patient outcomes. Nursing supportive actions of compassion, advocacy, resilience, and evidence-based practice will serve as a way to apply care concepts. Course Outcomes This assignment enables the student to meet the following course outcomes: • CO1: Applies principles of nursing, theories, and the care philosophies to self, colleagues, individuals, families, aggregates and communities throughout the healthcare system. (PO#1) • CO6: Plans clinical practice activities that integrate professional nursing standards in accordance with the Nursing Code of Ethics and the American Nurses' Association (ANA) standards of practice. (PO#6) Directions 1. Please review the infographic as way to guide you in getting started with your assignment: Developing an Assignment with Integrity (Links to an external site.) 2. View a short tutorial with tips for completing this assignment: iCARE Paper Tutorial (Links to an external site.) 3. Getting Started: Interprofessional teams are part of practice trends we see developing in all aspects of care delivery. Consider you own work environment (or recent clinical setting). o For this assignment, consider the concept of interprofessional teamwork and patient outcomes. o Look to your current workplace as an example. (If you are not currently employed, look to a past workplace or clinical practice area.) o Apply the components of the iCARE concept to interprofessional teams in a short paper. (Body of the paper to be 3 pages, excluding the title page and references page) o iCARE components are:  C ompassion  A dvocacy  R esilience  E vidence-Based Practice (EBP) o How could you contribute to an interprofessional team and patient outcomes through nursing actions of: compassion, advocacy, resilience, and evidence-based practice? 4. Select one scholarly nursing article from CINAHL as a resource for your paper. o Additional scholarly sources can be used but are optional. o When searching in the CINAHL database, please limit your search word to one component of the paper you wish to emphasize, such as ‘Resilience’. Searching for the term iCARE will not produce the results you need. 5. Elements of iCARE paper o Title page o Below are the headings to be used for this assignment.  Introduction: (No heading needed here in APA) Explain the type of work setting you are discussing and whether interprofessional teams are currently present. If interprofessional teams are present, indicate a team function that could be improved. If interprofessional teams are NOT present, indicate what type of team you think might be possible in the setting.  Describe a nursing action item for each component below that could contribute to: interprofessional team support; how this might impact the culture of your unit or organization; and possible impact on patient outcomes.  Compassion  Advocacy  Resilience  Evidence-Based Practice  Summary: Include a summary statement of how iCARE components can support interprofessional teams and patient outcomes. Address how you may be able to influence this process of support for interprofessional teams overall in your unit or organization.  References: List any references used in APA format. Templates The prepared paper template is RECOMMENDED for this assignment. iCare Assignment Template (Links to an external site.) - APA 6th edition iCare Assignment Template (Links to an external site.) - APA 7th edition Best Practices   • Please use your browser's File setting to save or print this page. • The template provided is recommended. • Spell check for spelling and grammar errors prior to final submission.  • Use the rubric as a final check prior to submission to ensure all content is clearly addressed.  Scholarly Sources and Citations  • Use APA format for citations and references. • Please paraphrase throughout. One short quote is permitted. Title Your Name Chamberlain College of Nursing NR451 RN Capstone Course Instructor Term and Year Your title here This paragraph(s) is to introduce the paper. Explain the type of work setting you are discussing and whether interprofessional teams are present. If present, indicate a team function that could be improved. If not present, indicate what type of team you think might work well in this setting and how it might function. Remember this is a scholarly APA assignment so you should avoid the use of first person. Remember also that you will keep all the bolded headings and just remove the directions beneath each heading when you start your paper. Compassion In this paragraph, describe a nursing action that could contribute to compassion through interprofessional team support; describe how this might impact the culture of your unit or organization; and possible impact on patient outcomes. Advocacy In this paragraph, describe a nursing action that could contribute to advocacy through interprofessional team support; describe how this might impact the culture of your unit or organization; and possible impact on patient outcomes. Resilience In this paragraph, describe a nursing action that could contribute to resilience through interprofessional team support; describe how this might impact the culture of your unit or organization; and possible impact on patient outcomes. Evidence-Based Practice In this paragraph, describe a nursing action that could contribute to evidence-based practice through interprofessional team support; how this might impact the culture of your unit or organization; and possible impact on patient outcomes. Summary Provide a clear and concise summary. Include a summary statement of how iCARE components can support interprofessional teams and patient outcomes through nursing actions. Address how you may be able to influence this process of support for interprofessional teams on your unit or in your organization. References Select at least one scholarly nursing article from the CINAHL database in the Chamberlain Library as a resource for your paper. Additional scholarly sources can be used but are optional.

Budget: $15.00

Due on: April 28, 2020 00:00

Posted: 5 months ago.

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