Test 1 – Professionalism – Giddens – summer

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All of the above
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Which of the following social issues have been championed by nurses throughout nursing’s history? Safe and affordable housing Women’s right to vote Advocating for the underserved and their needs All of the above
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All of the above
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The new nurse understands that the purpose of the American Nurses Association (ANA) includes which of the following activities? Safe and quality patient care The code of ethics Social policy and standards. All of the above
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Nursing organizations influence policies affecting nursing, nursing practice, and the health of the community.
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What is the main reason for nurses to participate in organizations such as the American Nurses Association? Nursing organizations provide nurses with a professional identity through membership in a professional association. Nursing organizations influence policies affecting nursing, nursing practice, and the health of the community. Nursing organizations grant nurses access to professional networks. Nursing organizations expose nurses to professional growth opportunities.
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American Nurses Association.
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“Nurses advancing our profession to improve health for all” is the mission statement of the American Nurses Association. Institutes of Medicine. Joint Commission. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
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Licensure examination
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To enter the nursing profession, an individual must successfully complete Clinical checklists. A graduate degree. Licensure examination. Ongoing education.
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The public
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What group is primarily protected under the laws that regulate nursing practice? The public. Practicing nurses. The employing agency. People with health problems.
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Positive outcomes and patient satisfaction.
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The goal of the professional nurse in the team leader role is Compliance with physicians. Positive outcomes and patient satisfaction. Satisfied physical therapists and occupational therapists. Social service referrals for home care.
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Influential.
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Professionalism exemplars related to leadership include Influential. Licensed. Respectful. Therapeutic.

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