Reflection Paper

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**In a reflection of 450-600 words, explain how you see yourself fitting into the following IOM Future of Nursing recommendations:

Recommendation 4: Increase the proportion of nurses with a baccalaureate degree to 80% by 2020.

Recommendation 5: Double the number of nurses with a doctorate by 2020.

Recommendation 6: Ensure that nurses engage in lifelong learning.

Identify your options in the job market based on your educational level.

How will increasing your level of education affect how you compete in the current job market?

How will increasing your level of education affect your role in the future of nursing?

While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

**create a PowerPoint presentation of 1-5 slides in which you compare the pros and cons of continuing nursing education related to the following; Impact on knowledge and attitudes.

**Should continuing nursing education be mandatory for all nurses? Support your position with rationale.

Tutor Answer

School: UC Berkeley


Continuing nursing
Institution affiliated

Continuing nursing education
• Becoming a nursing professional requires very strong educational
• For example, nurses have to earn a bachelor’s/advanced degree and
also pass various certification tests before they are allowed to see their
first patient
• Yet, even after successfully entering the job market, learning doesn’t
end there

• Continuing nursing education (CNE) refers to training specifically
designed for nursing professionals
• In many cases, CNE is mandatory in which nurses are required to
undergo various training programs after every while

The basis for CNE
• The amount of research and knowledge added on to various
medical journals every day is overwhelming
• For example, PubMed alone receives and average of 1.29 new articles
every minute (Alexander, 2012).
• PubMed represents only a fraction of hundreds of medical journals
under similar traffic

• Every single day, there are new sets of information that nurses
are supposed to familiarize with in the spirit of evidence based
• There is increasing pressure to reduce medical errors and to
improve quality, and CNE is the surest way to ensure that

Pros of CNE with respect to its impact on
knowledge and attitudes
• It leads to an increased knowledge of technology use
• For instance, nurses gain knowledge on how to use new technology

• It makes nurses remain up to date with trends in the professional
and healthcare industry
• Increases the opportunities for collaboration with other
practitioners and industry policymakers
• It equips nurses with the ability to compete in the industry
• Enhanced industry collaboration is key in developing positive

Cons of CNE with respect to its impact...

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