Competency 2: Make clinical and operational decisions based upon the best available evidence.

Analyze evidence from peer-reviewed literature and professional sources that describes and guides nursing actions related to a defined patient, family, or population problem.

 

Competency 5: Analyze the impact of health policy on quality and cost of care.

 

Explain how state board nursing practice standards and/or organizational or governmental policies could affect a defined patient, family, or population problem.

 

Competency 7: Implement patient-centered care to improve quality of care and the patient experience.

 

Propose leadership strategies to improve outcomes, patient-centered care, and the patient experience related to a defined patient, family, or population problem and document the practicum hours spent with these individuals or group in the Capella Academic Portal Volunteer Experience Form.

 

Competency 8: Integrate professional standards and values into practice.

Organize content so ideas flow logically with smooth transitions.

 

Apply APA style and formatting to scholarly writing.