Personal Philosophy of Nursing
due: Monday 06/08/2020
In a Microsoft Word document of 5-6 pages formatted in APA style, describe your personal approach to professional nursing practice. Be sure to address each one of the following criteria:
• Which philosophy/conceptual framework/theory/middle-range theory describes nursing in the way you think about it?
o Discuss how you could utilize the philosophy/conceptual framework/theory/middle-range theory to organize your thoughts for critical thinking and decision making in nursing practice.
• Formulate and discuss your personal definition of nursing, person, health, and environment.
• Discuss a minimum of two beliefs and/or values about nursing that guide your own practice.
• Analyze your communication style using one of the tools presented in the course.
o Discuss the strengths and weaknesses associated with your style of communication.
o Impact of your communication style on your ability to collaborate as part of an interdisciplinary team.
On a separate references page, cite all sources using APA format. Please note that the title and reference pages should not be included in the total page count of your paper.
o Use this APA Citation Helper as a convenient reference for properly citing resources.
o This handout will provide you the details of formatting your essay using APA style.
o You may create your essay in this APA-formatted template.
textbook: Black, B. P. (2014). Professional nursing: Concepts & challenges (8th ed.). St. Louis: Saunders [ISBN: 9780323431125].