Reviewing Appendix B in Butts, choose two of the Nine Tenets of the
Code of Ethics for Nurses and describe how you will personally apply
each tenet in the practice setting with your patients. Describe in
detail the purpose of the tenet and provide examples of the tenet
applied in practice. Explain why it is important to uphold the tenet in
maximizing the quality of patient care, and identify how it enhances
your own practice as a nurse.
Your paper should be 1-2 pages.
Include a title page and a reference page to cite your text. Adhere to APA formatting throughout, and cite any outside sources you may use.
Review the rubric for further information on how your assignment will be graded.
|1. Provide an overview (introduction) of cultural competence in nursing practice in the first paragraph of the paper.||30|
|2. Identify how culturally competent care is fundamental to the practice of nursing.||40|
|3. Identify and discuss the relationship between cultural competency and diversity, as well as patient- and family-centered care. Provide an example from your experiences in nursing.||40|
|4. Analyze and/or identify a barrier(s) to providing culturally competent care to a diverse population (e.g., health disparities, communication, and environment).||40|
|5. Recommendations for providing health promotion activities for a selected population. Include conclusion to the paper.||20|
|6. Include minimum of three (3) APA formatted in-text citations and references. The course text may only be used as one (1) reference; two (2) additional credible references must also be included.||20|
|7. Writing skills, grammar, spelling, style, and adherence to APA format in a 3-5 page paper (excluding title and reference page).||10|