Consider what was happening in nursing in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s with the change from diploma programs to an associate degree program. Martha Rogers believed that nursing is a separate and essential discipline and a unique field of study. She worked hard to establish nursing in higher education. Explain the importance of this shift and how it impacted nursing as a profession.
Your initial posting should be at least 400 words in length
Prior to class, and after reading/viewing the module assignment, select one of the following and conduct an assessment.
You may conduct the assessment on a fellow student, friend, or family member. Remember to secure their permission.
Collect both subjective and objective data using the process described in the textbook.
Focus on a “current event” ethical dilemma in public health. Apply the principles of the ethical practices of public health to resolve the issue. You may integrate recommendations based on conclusions from public health acts and principles to support your position.