Write a 750-1,000 word paper discussing the influence of the IOM report on nursing practice. Include the following:

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Review the Institute of Medicine's 2010 report "The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health." Write a 750-1,000 word paper discussing the influence of the IOM report on nursing practice. Include the following:

  1. Summarize the four messages outlined in the IOM report and explain why these are significant to nursing practice.
  2. Discuss the direct influence the IOM report has on nursing education and nursing leadership. Describe the benefits and opportunities for BSN-prepared nurses.
  3. Explain why it is important that a nurse's role and education evolve to meet the needs of an aging and increasingly diverse population.
  4. Discuss the significance of professional development, or lifelong learning, and its relevance in caring for diverse populations across the life span and within the health-illness continuum.
  5. Discuss how nurses can assist in effectively managing patient care within an evolving health care system.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required

RESOURCE: http://www.nationalacademies.org/hmd/Reports/2010/The-Future-of-Nursing-Leading-Change-Advancing-Health.aspx

Other sources:

1) http://www.nursecredentialing.org/

2) https://nurse.org/orgs.shtml

3) https://www.ncsbn.org/npa.htm

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Running head: IOM REPORT


IOM Report
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IOM Report

The IOM Report was launched with the aim of assessing and transforming the nursing
profession. Nursing is by far the largest segment of healthcare professionals as play a vital
role in the frontline of patient care. Nonetheless, several factors that make it difficult to
respond effectively to the dynamic health care settings. In response to this, the IOM Report
makes recommendations for action-based insights into the future of nursing to ensure
effective and efficient care delivery. This paper will explore how the IOM influence the
nursing profession and practice.
The four key messages of the IOM
They include (NAP, 2011):

Nurses should practice to the full extent of their education and training. The message
is aimed at breaking the regulatory barriers and structural flaws limiting the nursing
scope of practice. Its significance is to revolutionize the healthcare system to allow
nurses to attend to patients, prescribe medication or treatment plans without the
supervision or collaboration with a physician.

Nurses to acquire higher levels of education and training through upgraded education
systems to facilitate seamless academic progression. The nursing profession currently
has multiple educational pathways to qualify for the entry-level nursing license.

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