Target population including setting Discuss why this clinical certification was selected in relation to the selected setting.
DIRECT CARE PROJECT PART 1
ASSESSMENT AND DIAGNOSIS
Directions: Prior to completing this template carefully review Week 2: Direct Care Part 1 directions and all rubric requirements.
Assessment of Certification Patient Outcomes and Leadership
State the clinical certification and target population that were approved by your instructor in the Week 2: Direct Care Part 1 Assessment and Diagnosis Check-In.
Target population including setting
Discuss why this clinical certification was selected in relation to the selected setting.
Describe the criteria for selected clinical certification
Process to obtain clinical certification
Cost of application and testing
Requirements prior to certification
Renewal time and process
Required items for renewal
Provide APA reference for one peer-reviewed scholarly professional nursing journal article connecting patient outcomes clinical certification and leadership skills. See reference criteria under directions and include Permalink.
Summary of article (one to two paragraphs)
How could patient outcomes in the selected setting be improved by certified nurses?
How can clinical certification impact leadership skills in the selected setting?
Problem Diagnosis Statement
Write a diagnosis based on the problem of knowledge deficit of certifications. Fill in the blanks below.
Example: Knowledge deficit r/t CNOR certification among operating room nurses (target population and setting) as manifested by wrong site surgeries (patient outcomes)
Knowledge deficit r/t ______OCN____________certification among ___Oncology Outpatient Nurses _______(target population and setting) as manifested by __ineffective health maintenance _________________(patient outcomes).