Please write a Paragraph answering to this
discussion below with your opinion. Please include citations and references in
case of another source.
The following is the process for developing nursing standards of
Assessment: The registered nurse
collects comprehensive data about patient’s health.
Diagnoses: the registered nurse
analyzes the assessment data to determine the diagnoses or the issues.
Outcome Identification: The
registered nurse identifies the expected outcomes for the patient’s plan of
Planning: The registered nurse
develops the plan that authorizes strategies and a way to obtain the outcomes.
Implementation: The registered
nurse implements theidentified plan.
Coordination of care: The registered nurse coordinates care delivery.
Consultation: The registered nurse provides consultation to control the
identified plan and
Perspective authority and power: The registered nurse uses rigid authority,
treatments, and therapy in accordance with state and federal laws and
Evaluation: The registered nurse
evaluates progress towards fulfilment of outcomes.
Different entities might be involved in developing the Standard
practice – American Nurses Association members are the first link in developing
sources (American Nurses Association, 2014), The Department of Health Scope of
Practice might be involved in the development of standards (“Scope of
Practice,” 2014), State boards of nursing develop standards of care at the
state level and enforce those standards. The American Nurse Credentialing
Center (ANCC) work on the national level.
Professional specialty nursing organizations, Educational
Institutions, State Boards of Nursing and other governmental agencies develop
standards of care. The American Nurses Association and the Joint Commission on
Accreditation of Healthcare Organization (JCAHO) recognize standards of care.
Federal and state laws, rules and regulations and other
professional/organizations help define standards of practice. The ANA and Joint
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization (JCAHO) establish
nationally recognized standards of care.
American Nurses Association: Professional Standards (2014).
Retrieved from http://nursingworld.org/nursingstandards