Write an essay talking about the Field of Nursing
The field of nursing has changed over time. In a 900‐1,000 word paper, discuss
nursing practice today by addressing the following:
1. Explain how nursing practice has changed over time and how this evolution has
changed the scope of practice and the approach to treating the individual.Field of Nursing
2. Compare and contrast the differentiated practice competencies between an
associate and baccalaureate education in nursing. Explain how scope of practice
changes between an associate and baccalaureate nurse.
3. Identify a patient care situation and describe how nursing care, or approaches to
decision‐making, differ between the BSN‐prepared nurse and the ADN nurse.
4. Discuss the significance of applying evidence‐based practice to nursing care and
explain how the academic preparation of the RN‐BSN nurse supports its
5. Discuss how nurses today communicate and collaborate with interdisciplinary
teams and how this supports safer and more effective patient outcomes.
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