Professional Roles In Nursing
Areas Highlighted in the Report
The report focused on a few select areas that were involved in going forward. The areas highlighted were transformation through practice, education and leadership. Also, there were other specific areas mentioned which were the nurses practice in primary healthcare and possible adjustments nurses will need to make in preparation for the future.
Transforming Practice …show more content…
The overall aim was for nurses to achieve a higher level of education. The goal is to increase the nursing workforce to 80% who are prepared at the Baccalaureate level within the next four years and doubling the nurses with doctorates over the same period (Med-Surg, 2011, p.3). This approach forms a bases for nursing education in the future and fostering growth. It is expected that there will need to be a collaboration between educators and multiple health professions to encourage continuous education and competency training among nurses, which will equip them to care for a larger population despite their age and needs. (Med-Surg, 2011,