Research Paper On Nurse Residency Programs
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Residencies for Registered Nurses
It is well known that there is a significant shortage of registered nurses that will continue to grow. There is a difference of opinion about how prepared new graduates are when they begin work in a clinical setting. Nurse leaders do not think they are all prepared. The IOM published a report with several recommendations to remedy these situations. This essay discusses one of those recommendations-residencies for nurses. Examples of successful programs are included. Other sections include a problem statement, data regarding nurses, attrition, background on the problem, and a recommendation to resolve some of the issues. There are eight sources listed in the bibliography of this six page paper.
Nursing Program Accreditation
In a paper of four pages, the author relates the basic elements of nursing accreditation programs, including the ACEN and CCNE programs. The author goes on to consider the similarities and differences of these systems and the importance for determining quality in nursing education. The bibliography lists 4 sources.
Evaluating Nursing Programs
This essay discusses different issues related to nursing education program evaluation. These include: influences, regulatory and accreditation agencies, influences on program curriculum, and influences on program evaluation. There are three sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.