Incivility in Nursing Assignment. For this assignment, you will write a 4-5 page APA Style formatted paper on incivility within the healthcare metaparadigm.
Nurses are require-d to create an ethical environment and culture of civility and kindness, treating colleagues, co-workers, employees, students and others with dignity and respect. Similarly, nurses must be afforde-d the same level of respect and dignity as others. Thus, the nursing profession will no longer tolerate violence of any kind from any source. (ANA, 2015)
Please make sure your 4-5 page paper includes the following: A paragraph or two (2) introducing incivility within the healthcare metaparadigm. However, a few paragraphs identifying how incivility impacts an individual nurses’ ability to use high level clinical judgement. (Think about the emotional factors, stress, and patient care needs, etc.)
A few paragraphs analyzing and identifying the issues that occur with workplace or clinical site incivility (Think about patient care outcomes, policies and procedures, injuries, etc.) However, a few paragraphs discussing how the workplace or clinical site communication is/was affected due to incivility. (Did patients suffer? Also Were patient treatments missed?) A few paragraphs identifying current initiatives that organizations are implementing to decrease incivility within the workplace or clinical sites (Review relevant information from the ANA, ONA, and/or Joint Commission, your organization’s policies and procedures, etc.) Also provide a closing or conclusion paragraph that ties the paper together. Include two (2) APA Style formatted references and citations.