Assignment: (100 points)
Assignment Description: This assignment will be at least 1500 words or more
This week you will reflect upon the effects of the nursing shortage to answer the following questions:
What steps can we take to address the nursing shortage?
- Briefly define the series of events that led to the nursing shortage.
- Reflect on your future role as a nurse or healthcare employee in the midst of a nursing shortage crisis.
- How do you see the role of legislature contributing to safe staffing during a shortage?
- 1500-2000 words (6-8 pages); answers must thoroughly address the questions in a clear, concise manner
- Include a title page and reference page in APA style
- Two scholarly references are required; you should include the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions
- save your assignment as a Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), Open Office (.odt) or rich text format (.rtf) file type
- File name:
- name your saved file according to your last name, first initial and the week (for example, “jonesb.week1”)
- submit your assignment to the Drop Box
I will also send you the syllabus and the textbook in a different email. You’ll search and see if you can get it online, or it’s previews and make sure to reference it.