Entries by Naomi Chepkoech

Explain the use of Indexes and Registries in healthcare today.

Explain the use of Indexes and Registries in healthcare today.  Then, select any one Index or Registry of special interest to yourself, and discuss its utilization and importance in US healthcare. post with a minimum of 250 words all posts must contain at least (2) professional references, and properly cited in the current APA format

why might it be important for a nurse practitioner to take a multidimensional, integrative approach?

Psychopathology is defined “the study of psychological and behavioral dysfunction occurring in mental illness or in social disorganization” (Psychopathology, (n.d.)). There are many factors involved in the development of mental illness that include genetic and environmental factors. Genetics appears to account for 2/3 of a person’s intelligence whereas 1/3 is linked to the environment (Sadock, […]

Describe the developmental tool to be used for Asia, its reliability and validity and how Asia scored developmentally on this tool.

Please reply to the following discussion with one reference. Participate in the discussion by asking a question, providing a statement of clarification, providing a point of view with a rationale, challenging an aspect of the discussion, or indicating a relationship between two or more lines of reasoning in the discussion. Cite resources in your responses to […]

Identify a problem or concern in your state, community, or organization that has the capacity for advocacy through legislation

Nurses often become motivated to change aspects within the larger health care system based on their real-world experience. As such, many nurses take on an advocacy role to influence a change in regulations, policies, and laws that govern the larger health care system. For this assignment, identify a problem or concern in your state, community, […]

Explain the process of writing prescriptions, including strategies to minimize medication errors.

You see another nurse practitioner writing a prescription for her husband, who is not a patient of the nurse practitioner. The prescription is for a narcotic. You can’t decide whether or not to report the incident. Explain the ethical and legal implications of the scenario you selected on all stakeholders involved, such as the prescriber, […]

List the major adverse drug-drug interactions and drug-food interactions that clients need to be made aware of

After graduating from nursing school and passing your boards, you accepted a position as an RN in the emergency center at Rasmussen General Hospital (RGH). In the weeks ahead, your emergency center plans to implement a new initiative where clients diagnosed with low-risk deep vein thrombosis (DVT) will be sent home on 3 months of […]

identify strengths and opportunities for improvement regarding the required practicum skills.

PLEASE FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS AS INDICATED BELOW: 1). ZERO (0) PLAGIARISM 2). AT LEAST 5 REFERENCES, NO MORE THAN 5 YEARS (WITHIN 5YRS, OR LESS THAN 5YRS) 3).  PLEASE SEE THE ATTACHED RUBRIC DETAILS, Developing Smart Goals, Clinical skill Self assessment form, Clinical skill list. 4). Follow the APA 7 writing rules, style/Format, Title page, […]

What are the pros and cons of each?

What are the differences you see between a culture of accountability, where people are held accountable for the mistakes they make, and the Just Culture approach, where mistakes are not punished, but seen as methods of learning? What are the pros and cons of each?