You have arrived at the scene of a hostile situation at ABC Daycare in Sentinel City

Activity 1

Comprehensive Assessment 

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You have arrived at the scene of a hostile situation at ABC Daycare in Sentinel City®.  Little detail of the situation is known.  Enter Sentinel City®, visit the area near ABC Day care.  Observe the services, routes and populations that may be involved as a result of this situation.

As the lead healthcare provider, you will oversee the situation outside of the daycare.  You need to organize and contain the situation and may be working with unknown and potential critical situations.

Observe and assess the scene and surrounding areas?  How are you going to address the scenario?  Explain the leadership skills you will use.  Using your knowledge of community health, explain the potential public health effects or environmental hazards from this situation.  For example, if disease or illness results from the release of an infectious agent.  Who are the members of the emergency management team?  Assess what services and resources that might be needed.  Explain how you would address family members or the media arriving at the scene.

Additional Instructions:

  1. All submissions should have a title page and reference page.
  2. Utilize a minimum of two scholarly resources.
  3. Adhere to grammar, spelling and punctuation criteria.
  4. Adhere to APA compliance guidelines.
  5. Adhere to the chosen Submission Option for Delivery of Activity guidelines.

 

Submission Options:

Choose One: Instructions:
Paper
  • 9 to 10-page paper. Include title and reference pages.
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
  • 10 to 12 slides. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.
Other media (Prezi, etc.) presentation
  • 10 to 12 slides with speaker notes. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.
Video Presentation
  • 9 to 10-minute video presentation.
  • Attach reference page or include in video.
  • Professional appearance and background.
  • Video submissions must include a script in Word format, submitted through Turnitin for an Originality Report.
Table
  • Table with appropriate columns and headers.
  • Include title and reference pages.
Graphs or other illustrations
  • Graphs or illustrations with appropriate labels. Include title and reference pages.
Poster
  • Poster utilizing any applicable poster template. Include visual graphics/images/other formats for visual appeal. Include appropriate title and references on poster.
Note: Title and reference pages/slides do not count towards the count requirements.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Activity 2

 

Project Proposal – Part I

 

Students must submit their capstone project idea for approval prior to completing any of the remainder competencies. Students will submit their capstone project proposals and include a brief description that identifies how the project will impact their own professional practice as well as how it will impact the profession of nursing.

 

Additional Instructions:

1.All submissions should have a title page and reference page.

2.Utilize a minimum of two scholarly resources.

3.Adhere to grammar, spelling and punctuation criteria.

4.Adhere to APA compliance guidelines.

5.Adhere to the chosen Submission Option for Delivery of Activity guidelines.

 

Submission Options:

 

Choose One:

 

Instructions:

 

Paper

  • 4 to 6-page paper. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation

  • 8 to 10 slides. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Other media (Prezi, etc.) presentation

  • 8 to 10 slides with speaker notes. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

Video Presentation

  • 5 to 8-minute video presentation.
  • Attach reference page or include in video.
  • Professional appearance and background.
  • Video submissions must include a script in Word format, submitted through Turnitin for an Originality Report.

 

 

Table

  • Table with appropriate columns and headers.
  • Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Graphs or other illustrations

  • Graphs or illustrations with appropriate labels. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Poster

  • Poster utilizing any applicable poster template. Include visual graphics/images/other formats for visual appeal. Include appropriate title and references on poster.

 

Note: Title and reference pages/slides do not count towards the count requirements.

 

 

Activity 3

 

 

 

Literature Review – Part II

 

Students must will complete a literature review that focuses on the topics associated with their capstone project topic. Their literature review must include a critical analysis of the article topic and how it relates to the capstone project topic.

 

Reading and Resources

 

Knowledge Synthesis: https://libguides.americansentinel.edu/c.php?g=965795

 

Im, Eun-Ok, PhD, RN,C.N.S., F.A.A.N., & Chang, S. J., PhD. (2012). A systematic integrated literature review of systematic integrated literature reviews in nursing. Journal of Nursing Education, 51(11), 632-640. doi:http://dx.doi.org.americansentinel.idm.oclc.org/10.3928/01484834-20120914-02

 

Additional Instructions:

  • All submissions should have a title page and reference page.
  • Utilize a minimum of two scholarly resources.
  • Adhere to grammar, spelling and punctuation criteria.
  • Adhere to APA compliance guidelines.
  • Adhere to the chosen Submission Option for Delivery of Activity guidelines.

 

 

 

Submission Options:

 

 

Choose One:

 

Instructions:

 

 

Paper

  • 4 to 6-page paper. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation

  • 8 to 10 slides. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Other media (Prezi, etc.) presentation

  • 8 to 10 slides with speaker notes. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Video Presentation

  • 5 to 8-minute video presentation.
  • Attach reference page or include in video.
  • Professional appearance and background.
  • Video submissions must include a script in Word format, submitted through Turnitin for an Originality Report.

 

 

Table

  • Table with appropriate columns and headers.
  • Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Graphs or other illustrations

  • Graphs or illustrations with appropriate labels. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Poster

  • Poster utilizing any applicable poster template. Include visual graphics/images/other formats for visual appeal. Include appropriate title and references on poster.

 

 

Note: Title and reference pages/slides do not count towards the count requirements.

 

 

Activity 4

 

Project Objectives and Strategies – Part III

 

Students will present the capstone project objectives and discuss how they will improve the problem or issue being presented. Students will discuss strategies of the capstone project and how the strategies will help reach the objectives

 

Reading and Resources

 

Dickerson, P. (2010).  Continuing nursing education:  Enhancing professional development. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 41(3), 100-101.

 

Watson, J. (2008). Social Justice and human caring: A model of caring science as a hopeful paradigm for moral justice. Creative Nursing, 14(2), 54-61.

 

Additional Instructions:

  • All submissions should have a title page and reference page.
  • Utilize a minimum of two scholarly resources.
  • Adhere to grammar, spelling and punctuation criteria.
  • Adhere to APA compliance guidelines.
  • Adhere to the chosen Submission Option for Delivery of Activity guidelines.

 

 

 

Submission Options:

 

 

Choose One:

 

Instructions:

 

 

Paper

  • 4 to 6-page paper. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation

  • 8 to 10 slides. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Other media (Prezi, etc.) presentation

  • 8 to 10 slides with speaker notes. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Video Presentation

  • 5 to 8-minute video presentation.
  • Attach reference page or include in video.
  • Professional appearance and background.
  • Video submissions must include a script in Word format, submitted through Turnitin for an Originality Report.

 

 

Table

  • Table with appropriate columns and headers.
  • Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Graphs or other illustrations

  • Graphs or illustrations with appropriate labels. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Poster

  • Poster utilizing any applicable poster template. Include visual graphics/images/other formats for visual appeal. Include appropriate title and references on poster.

 

 

Note: Title and reference pages/slides do not count towards the count requirements.

 

 

 

Activity 5

 

Background Analysis – Part IV

Students will discuss a background analysis of the capstone project topic. The background discussion will synthesize the relevant information identifying why the topic is important for both the student’s personal practice as well as the profession of nursing.

 

Additional Instructions:

 

All submissions should have a title page and reference page.

Utilize a minimum of two scholarly resources.

Adhere to grammar, spelling and punctuation criteria.

Adhere to APA compliance guidelines.

Adhere to the chosen Submission Option for Delivery of Activity guidelines.

 

 

Submission Options:

 

Choose One:

 

Instructions:

 

Paper

 

4 to 6-page paper. Include title and reference pages.

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation

 

8 to 10 slides. Add title and reference slides.

Follow Rules of 7.

Other media (Prezi, etc.) presentation

 

8 to 10 slides with speaker notes. Add title and reference slides.

Follow Rules of 7.

Video Presentation

 

5 to 8-minute video presentation.

Attach reference page or include in video.

Professional appearance and background.

Video submissions must include a script in Word format, submitted through Turnitin for an Originality Report.

Table

 

Table with appropriate columns and headers.

Include title and reference pages.

Graphs or other illustrations

 

Graphs or illustrations with appropriate labels. Include title and reference pages.

Poster

 

Poster utilizing any applicable poster template. Include visual graphics/images/other formats for visual appeal. Include appropriate title and references on poster.

Note: Title and reference pages/slides do not count towards the count requirements.

 

 

Activity 6

 

 

 

Projected Timeline/Budget/Evaluation – Part V

 

Students will Develop a potential Timeline/Budget/Evaluation of the capstone project.

 

Additional Instructions:

  • All submissions should have a title page and reference page.
  • Utilize a minimum of two scholarly resources.
  • Adhere to grammar, spelling and punctuation criteria.
  • Adhere to APA compliance guidelines.
  • Adhere to the chosen Submission Option for Delivery of Activity guidelines.

 

 

 

Submission Options:

 

 

Choose One:

 

Instructions:

 

 

Paper

  • 4 to 6-page paper. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation

  • 8 to 10 slides. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Other media (Prezi, etc.) presentation

  • 8 to 10 slides with speaker notes. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Video Presentation

  • 5 to 8-minute video presentation.
  • Attach reference page or include in video.
  • Professional appearance and background.
  • Video submissions must include a script in Word format, submitted through Turnitin for an Originality Report.

 

 

Table

  • Table with appropriate columns and headers.
  • Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Graphs or other illustrations

  • Graphs or illustrations with appropriate labels. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Poster

  • Poster utilizing any applicable poster template. Include visual graphics/images/other formats for visual appeal. Include appropriate title and references on poster.

 

 

Note: Title and reference pages/slides do not count towards the count requirements.

 

Activity 7

 

 

Professional Development Plan

 

The final assessment of the RN-BSN powered by SIMPath includes a summary of how the learning in this program has impacted your practice.  Reflect upon your experiences in the RN-BSN powered by SIMPath program and how you have met the 10 program learning outcomes.  You will also discuss the three short-term and long-term professional goals you identified in SIM405.

 

Reading and Resources

 

Williams, G., Gerardi, M., Gill, S., Soucy, M., & Taliaferro, D. (2009). Reflective journaling: Innovative strategy for self-awareness for graduate nursing students. International Journal for Human Caring, 13(3), 36-43.

 

Nielsen, Ann,M.N., R.N., Stragnell, Susan,M.S., R.N., & Jester, Priscilla,M.N., R.N. (2007). Guide for reflection using the clinical judgment model. Journal of Nursing Education, 46(11), 513-6. Retrieved from https://search-proquest-com.americansentinel.idm.oclc.org/docview/203963529?accountid=169658

 

RN-BSN Program Outcomes

  • Assume leadership roles on multidisciplinary teams within health care organizations.
  • Enhance professional nursing practice through the use of research and evidence-based practice.
  • Integrate methods of research and scholarship to make and prioritize diagnoses.
  • Design care for individuals, groups and communities.
  • Incorporate methods of health promotion and education in nursing care of individuals, families and groups with simple to complex health care needs.
  • Accept accountability and responsibility for professional judgment and actions.
  • Integrate professional values and role behaviors.
  • Examine the problems of contemporary health and illness.
  • Demonstrate the role of the global citizen.
  • Collaborate with other groups to shape health policies that affect both individual and community health.

 

Additional Instructions:

1.All submissions should have a title page and reference page.

2.Utilize a minimum of two scholarly resources.

3.Adhere to grammar, spelling and punctuation criteria.

4.Adhere to APA compliance guidelines.

5.Adhere to the chosen Submission Option for Delivery of Activity guidelines.

 

 

 

Submission Options:

 

 

Choose One:

 

Instructions:

 

 

Paper

  • 12 to 15-page paper. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation

  • 12 to 15 slides. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Other media (Prezi, etc.) presentation

  • 12 to 15 slides with speaker notes. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.

 

 

Video Presentation

  • 15 to 20-minute video presentation.
  • Attach reference page or include in video.
  • Professional appearance and background.
  • Video submissions must include a script in Word format, submitted through Turnitin for an Originality Report.

 

 

Table

  • Table with appropriate columns and headers.
  • Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Graphs or other illustrations

  • Graphs or illustrations with appropriate labels. Include title and reference pages.

 

 

Poster

  • Poster utilizing any applicable poster template. Include visual graphics/images/other formats for visual appeal. Include appropriate title and references on poster.

 

 

Note: Title and reference pages/slides do not count towards the count requirements.