write your personal philosophy of nursing.

DUE SUNDAY 2/17/19 @ 5pm

After careful thought, write your personal philosophy of nursing. The purpose of a philosophy statement in your portfolio is to describe the what, how, and why you do what you do in terms of your beliefs and values. A good beginning might include your reasons for choosing to become a nurse. It could also include how you expect to advance through further education, increasing your skills, and/or joining a professional organization, etc. Your philosophy must address the four concept of nursing’s metaparadigm: person, environment, health, and nursing. Define what each of the concepts means to you and how these concepts relate to each other. Wherever possible, provide concrete examples that demonstrate how these definitions are operationalized in practice. Discussing your ideas with one or more classmates may help you to clarify your ideas. In the future, a potential employer or university admissions counselor may ask for a statement of your philosophy and you would only need to make minor changes for the specific purpose. You would include how your philosophy would show that you would be a good “fit” for the position, or further education. Nevertheless, you should review it from time to time so that it shows how you are growing professionally. This makes your philosophy a “work in progress.” Have an effective beginning, middle, and end. Use formal language, but make it show your individual uniqueness. Limit your statement to two pages. Use the information presented by the instructor in class to help you get started.

A RUBRIC THAT INCLUDES WHAT IS TO BE EXPECTED IS ATTACHED AS WELL AS A SAMPLE NURSING PHILOSOPHY FROM ANOTHER STUDENT TO GIVE YOU A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF HOW THE PHILOSOPHY SHOULD BE WRITTEN. DO NOT COPY FROM SAMPLE.

Nursing 313 Contemporary Issues in Professional Nursing

Personal Philosophy of Nursing Assignment (10 Points)

After careful thought, write your personal philosophy of nursing. The purpose of a philosophy statement in your portfolio is to describe the what, how, and why you do what you do in terms of your beliefs and values. A good beginning might include your reasons for choosing to become a nurse. It could also include how you expect to advance through further education, increasing your skills, and/or joining a professional organization, etc.

Your philosophy must address the four concept of nursing’s metaparadigm: person, environment, health, and nursing. Define what each of the concepts means to you and how these concepts relate to each other. Wherever possible, provide concrete examples that demonstrate how these definitions are operationalized in practice. Discussing your ideas with one or more classmates may help you to clarify your ideas.

In the future, a potential employer or university admissions counselor may ask for a statement of your philosophy and you would only need to make minor changes for the specific purpose. You would include how your philosophy would show that you would be a good “fit” for the position, or further education. Nevertheless, you should review it from time to time so that it shows how you are growing professionally. This makes your philosophy a “work in progress.”

Have an effective beginning, middle, and end. Use formal language, but make it show your individual uniqueness. Limit your statement to two pages. Use the information presented by the instructor in class to help you get started.

This assignment is due Week 5.

Personal Philosophy Rubric (10 Points)

Criteria Level of Achievement:

Novice

Competent Proficient
Includes 4 Concepts:

Person, Environment, Health, Nursing

0.5-1 Point

Paper defines less than three concepts of nursing’s metaparadigm in sufficient detail: Person, environment, health, and nursing.

1-2 Points

Paper defines three of the four concepts of nursing’s metaparadigm in sufficient detail: Person, environment, health, and nursing.

2-3 Points

Paper defines all four concepts of nursing’s metaparadigm in sufficient detail: Person, environment, health, and nursing.

Organization:

Clear introduction

0.5-1 Point

Missing or inadequate introduction to the personal philosophy.

Paper is very disorganized and less than 1 ½ Pages long

1-2 Points

Introduction to the personal philosophy is present but

Not completely clear

Paper is very disorganized and less than 1 ½ Pages long or very organized but less than 1 ½ pages long

2-3 Points

Provides a clear introduction to student’s personal philosophy. Paper has an effective beginning, middle & end and is at least 1 ½ pages long

Uniqueness:

Reflects student’s uniqueness or experience

0.5 Point

Paper does not reflects the student’s uniqueness in any of the concept descriptions.

0.5-1.25 Points

Paper reflects the student’s uniqueness in at least one of the concept descriptions.

1.25-2 Points

Paper reflects the student’s uniqueness or experiences in two or more descriptions.

Spelling and Grammar

Formal language, correct grammar & spelling

0.5 Point

Paper does not use formal language and has many spelling and grammar errors.

0.5-1.25 Points

Paper uses formal language and correct spelling and grammar throughout, with 2-3 minor errors

1.25-2 Points

Paper uses formal language and correct spelling and grammar throughout.

 

“Get 15% discount on your first 3 orders with us”
Use the following coupon
FIRST15

Order Now