NRSE 4510: MODULE 4: ASSESSMENT 8: WRITTEN ASSIGNMENT – NURSE-PATIENT COMMUNICATION, INTERDISCIPLINARY COMMUNICATION, AND PATIENT SAFETY – DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS

Please continue to use the principles of setting up an APA 6th edition paper including introduction and conclusion.

For this assignment, address the following topics:
1. Define the seven principles of patient- clinician communication

  1. Explain how you apply three of the seven of these to your interactions with your own patients
  2. Describe the three methods being used to improve interdisciplinary communication
  3. Choose the one that you think applies best to your own area of practice, or the one that your area of practice currently uses, and clearly describe how you use it.
  4. Explain the ethical principles that can be applied to issues in patient-clinician communication
  5. Explain the importance of ethics in communication and how patient safety is influenced by good or bad team communication

The headings for this paper are as follows

Principles of Communication

  • 􏰀 Define the seven principles of patient- clinician communication
  • 􏰀 Explain how you apply three of the seven of these to your interactions with your own patients with at least one example for each of the principles. Methods of Communication
  • 􏰀 Defines and describes the three methods being used to improve interdisciplinary communication
  • 􏰀 Choose the one that you think applies best to your own area of practice, or the one that your area of practice currently uses, and clearly describe how you use it. Ethical Principles and Communication
  • 􏰀 Defines the four ethical principles that can be applied to issues in patient-clinician communication and gives one example of each.
  • 􏰀 Explain the importance of ethics in communication and how patient safety is impacted by team communication
  • Assignment should include a minimum of 4 professional references.
    • Two (2) references from required course materials (Burkhardt & Nathaniel textbook) and two (2) peer-reviewed references. Peer-reviewed references include references from professional data bases such as PubMed or CINHAL applicable to population and practice area, along with evidence based clinical practice guidelines. Examples of unacceptable references are Wikipedia, UpToDate, Epocrates, Medscape, WebMD, hospital organizations, insurance recommendations, & secondary clinical databases. All references must be no older than five years You may use the Paget et al. (2011) article (which is one of this week’s required readings) as one of your sources.
  • Word limit 600 minimum excluding title and reference pages.

DUE: 11/30/19 (SATURDAY) BY 8:00 AM EST

BOOKS:

BURKHARDT & NATHANIEL (2013): CH 18, 19, 20

JOURNAL ARTICLES:

PAGET ET AL (2011); GLUYAS (2015)