Trends And Issues In Nursing

The purpose of this assignment is to:ï‚·develop skills in analyzing media-presented issues related to the nursing profession and nursing practice; andï‚·explore the public perception of nurses and the nursing profession.To complete this assignment:ï‚·focus on a current issue in nursing; andï‚·examine this issue in the context of written opinions expressed through three (3) separate types of media.Issues are often value laden; issues in health care and in nursing are no different. Concerns about the state of our health care system and the state of nursing in Canada have been discussed at length within the media, government, and nursing organizations. While it is often difficult to differentiate fact from fiction and opinion, public opinion is often influenced by what is written in the popular press or on the Internet.Assignment Expectationsï‚·Find three articles on the same issue/topic.oOne of the articles must be from a popular periodical or media source, preferably something you may have at home (such as Macleans, Time, Reader’s Digest, or your local newspaper â€“ either print based or online version) or CBC, CTV, or CNN online articles.