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AFRICAN AMERICAN CASE STUDY #2 Mr. and Mrs. Evans are an African American couple who retired from the school system last year. Both are 65 years of age and reside on 20 acres of land in a large rural community approximately 5 miles from a Superfund site and 20 miles from two chemical plants. Their […]

Feminization and juvenilization of poverty

Locating Scholarly Sources This week’s assignment is intended to help you familiarize yourself with using the Ashford University Library for anthropological research in preparation for your Final Research Paper. You will also become familiar with identifying the thesis statement in articles. Different fields of study use distinct methodologies to collect data, and each field utilizes […]

Discuss how nurses can assist in effectively managing patient care within an evolving health care system.

A). Outline the process for the development of nursing standards of practice for  Illinois state, including discussion of the entities involved   in developing the standards of practice and how the standards of   practice influence the nursing process for your areas of specialty. B). Outline the concept of professional accountability as it pertains to   nursing. Provide […]

Exposure to Violence at Home 3. Children and Substance Abuse 4. Cyberbully

PROMPT: Problems Children Face: CHOOSE ONE from six (6) problems children experience daily. 1.  Video Game Addiction 2. Exposure to Violence at Home 3.  Children and Substance Abuse 4.  Cyberbullying (Online Bullying) 5.  Children Watching Porn 6.   Children and Eating Disorders Describe the problem How common is this problem? Who is affected by the problem? What theories explain […]

Root-Cause Analysis And Safety Improvement Plan

For this assessment, you will use a supplied template to conduct a root-cause analysis of a quality or safety issue in a health care setting of your choice and outline a plan to address the issue. As patient safety concerns continue to be addressed in the health care settings, nurses can play an active role […]

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences.

To prepare for this Discussion: Review Chapter 3 in your course text, Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences. Pay particular attention to ethical standards related to psychological research. Review this week’s DVD program, “Ethics.” Think about the ethical principles that are important to follow when conducting forensic psychology research. Review the APA’s Ethical Principles of Psychologists […]

Nursing Services Delivery Theory: An Open System Approach

Application: Systems Theory   As noted in the Learning Resources, systems theory provides a meaningful and beneficial means of examining challenges in health care organizations. To do this effectively, however, it is essential to assess all system components, as some may be relatively healthy while others are problematic.   For this Assignment, you apply systems theory to […]

Nursing Care Models Worksheet

Read your text, Finkelman (2016), pp- 111-116. You are required to complete the assignment using the template. Observe staff in delivery of nursing care provided. Practice settings may vary depending on availability. Identify the model of nursing care that you observed. Be specific about what you observed, who was doing what, when, how and what led you […]

Article Critique: Factorial ANOVA

Weekly Discussion 2 Article Critique: Factorial ANOVA The readings for this week focus on the concepts of complex ANOVAs, including factorial and mixed-design ANOVA. In this discussion we will apply those concepts to the review and critique of a research article. For information on how to critique a research article, see the Coughlan et al. […]

Managing the Impact of Schizophrenia Diagnosis

Discussion1: Managing the Impact of Schizophrenia Diagnosis A diagnosis of schizophrenia most often comes in early adulthood. Often what are called “first breaks” come while an individual is in college. This lifelong and life-changing diagnosis for a 20- or 21-year-old often comes as a shock and causes much dismay for the client and his or […]