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NS 249: Trends & Issues: Assignment

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Overview

"As a healthcare professional, you must be aware of some of the issues and trends affecting nursing and healthcare.  The purpose of this assignment is to provide you with the opportunity to research one of these trends or issues found in professional journals.

 Issue Paper:

    1. Definition of the issue - what are the two sides of the issue?
    2. Comparison of the pro and con sides of the issue
    3. Identification of the impact of the issue on the delivery of healthcare and the nursing profession
    4. Statement of your personal position on the issue
    5. Summary statement

    Trends Paper

    1. Definition of the trend
    2. Description of the trend and the changes it brings about
    3. Identification of the impact of the trend on the delivery of healthcare and the nursing profession
    4. Statement of your personal position on the issue
    5. Summary statement"

       Source: Excerpt from "Written Assignment Guide:  Trends and Issues Paper"

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