Develop a nursing practice plan

Purpose: Develop a nursing practice plan using the Registered Nurse Standards for strategies in managing the health issues that impact those of a chosen diverse population in the context of the Australian population.

Word Count: 2500 words (+/- 10%) (includes in text citations).

Presentation/Format:

You are required to use headings to structure your report. However, should include logically structured discussion sections. You may include a defined introduction paragraph. The Report will be presented as a formal academic paper and academic writing should be formatted according to following:

Cover page – include student name, student ID, campus, campus coordinator name. total word count (not including reference list).

⚫ The preferred layout of your paper should be 1.5/double spaced with block

paragraphing (no indenting). Do not indent the first line of each paragraph. Page numbers are to be included on the bottom left corner of the page.

12-point font

⚫ Any task that is under or over the allocated limits by 10% will attract a deduction from

the final mark for the task.

Description:

In this assignment students are required to:

Choose one diverse population of your choice based on the populations outlined in the course content, that is: children, older person, men, women, minority groups, culturally and linguistically diverse persons, those with a physical or mental disability. You may narrow this down further to a sub group for example: children aged between 11-16 yrs, older people living in residential care, pregnant women, men living in rural and remote Australia.

Then present a report discussing the key areas to follow. You will also propose a nursing plan

that seeks to address one of the health outcomes you have discovered for this group.

Within your assignment you need to use the headings provided and discuss:

⚫ WHY your chosen population is considered diverse and include:

o Social determinants of health and how they impact this population;

Health inequalities (the differences in health status between population

groups) such as differences in wellbeing, risk of disease, abuse/violence,

healthy life expectancy, morbidity and mortality;

Health inequities (differences in health status between population groups that are socially produced, systematic in their unequal distribution across the population, avoidable and unfair) such as difference in access, affordability. income etc:

healthy life expectancy, morbidity and mortality:

Health inequities (differences in health status between population groups that are socially produced, systematic in their unequal distribution across the population, avoidable and unfair) such as difference in access, affordability.

income etc: o Health outcomes – Discuss key health issues impacting this population i.e. certain disease, mental health issues, injuries etc

(Approx. 1200 words)

Discuss the nursing care considerations that would be important in caring for an individual of this population. Your discussion should highlight and link to three Registered Nurse Standards such as:

Standard 2: Engaging in a therapeutic and professional relationship

How to communicate effectively, and how to be respectful of your

chosen population’s dignity, culture, values, beliefs and rights. • How to provide support and direct your chosen population to resourcesto optimise their health-related decisions

Referencing:

(Approx. 1200 words)

Referencing should be included using APA 7th Edition guidelines. Review the Resource page. It is expected that the students use a minimum of 15-20 peer reviewed sources for referencing. These should be no more than 7 years old unless of historical significance and/or of specific relevance to the topic (for example; the Ottawa Charter from 1986). These references must be a mixture of books and journals or Library database sources. Dictionaries or Wikipedia are not considered a primary reference and therefore will not be counted in the reference count. Direct quotes, appendices or the reference list, are not counted in the word limit. Direct quotes must be limited to no more than 50 words and be according to APA 7th Edition style.

Submission:

All reports for Assessment Task 3 are to be submitted before or on the due date and stipulated time and submitted electronically via Turnitin. When submitting online, please ensure that the file name includes the Course Code, Surname and Student ID number. For example: ure there are no spaces or use of punctuation (!?/_-).

Turnitin software will be used in this course for Assessment Task 3 to assist students with their academic writing and to verify the originality of assessment tasks. It will be used to assess and give feedback. FAILURE TO SUBMIT WORK THROUGH TURNITIN FOR THESE TASKS WILL RESULT IN A ZERO GRADE for this assessment. Please ensure you only use the link provided with the assessment task. If you have any issues with your submissions through the Turnitin Link provided on Moodle, you need to make contact with the Information Technology Service Desk (ph: 5327 9999) to resolve the problem. If the problem cannot be resolved prior to the due date, you must email the Course Coordinator immediately. Please note that you should always attempt to complete and submit your assignment as early as possible to avoid any potential problems.

Marking:Sentence and paragraph structure is well-defined and clear with introductory and linking dialogue. Key definitions are addressed.

spelling or grammatical errors.

Readability: Fluency

References: Minimum Number

References: Selection & Credibility

References: APA style

Academic Requirements: Presentation

Total marks

190

converted to

150

50% weighting

Sentence and paragraph structure are mostly well defined and clear with introductory and linking sentences.

All references are reputable, current, extensive, and relevant. All articles are relevant to the purpose.

Moderate sentence and paragraph structure requiring more clarity with introductory and linking sentences. Some paragraphs are too long/short.

More than 15 minimum references used to support presentation material and offer direction for further information.

Most references are reputable, current, extensive, and relevant, and/or the connection between some of the articles and the purpose is developing.

All in-text citations, quotes and references are in APA style.

Paper mostly conforms to presentation requirements as set out in Course Descriptor.

sentence or paragraph structure

The arrangement of content is illogical.

A few areas of paper do not conform to requirements as set out in Course Descriptor.

Sentence and/or paragraph structure is sometimes undefined or lacks clarity through not providing introductory or linking sentences. Some paragraphs are too long/short.

Minimum 15 references used to support presentation material or offer direction for further information.

Some references are reputable, current, extensive, and relevant, and/or the connection between some of the articles and the purpose is unclear.

A couple of errors noted in APA referencing of in-text citations, quotes, or references.

Significant number of areas of paper do not conform to requirements as set out in Course Descriptor.

Sentence and/or paragraph structure is often undefined, lack structure, or are too long or too short. The arrangement of content is haphazard and difficult to follow.

Less than 15 minimum references used to support presentation material or offer direction for further information.

Many references are NOT reputable, current, extensive, or relevant, and/or the connection between the articles and the purpose is poorly demonstrated.

No references provided.

No references reputable, current, extensive, or credible, and/or the connection between the articles and the purpose is missing.

Numerous errors noted in APA referencing of in-text citations, quotes, or references.

Incorrect APA referencing style for in-text citations quotes and/or references.

Paper does not conform to presentation requirements as set out in Course Descriptor.

Nil submission

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