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NURS11159 Introduction to Nursing Assignment Brief
This assessment item relates to Course Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3 4 &5.
The Task “As Deputy State Coroner for the past SiX years I have regrettably presided over many inquests invoMng deaths in hospitals. In many of these cases one error or omission sometimes a serious one led to death, however, I have never seen a case such as Vanessas in which almost every conceivable error or omission was detected and those errors continued to build one on top of the other Magistrate Milanovidi 2411/2008 Westmead Coroners Court. NSW.
Standard 4 of the Registered Nurse standards for practice stipulates (the Nursing practice and Midwifery Board of Australia, 2016,p4) that HRN5 will accurately conðuct comprehensive and systematic assessments. They analyse information and data and communicate outcomes as the basis for practice Discuss the case of Vanesse Anderson. Your essay should Indude discussion of the following points:
human factors focusing on communication that led to the adverse outcomes in this case.
coroner’s findings in relation to systems improvement and communication errors and how these errors became a catalyst for change.
I role of the RN in the detection and reporting of din ical deterioration.
contiibuting factors in Vanesse death, focusing on the Coroners findings arid the recommendations that resulted from the Coroner’s Inquest and the Gailing report.
Support your discussion with particular bais on the academic literature surrounding the contributory factors of communication, patient safety, clinical handover and medication safety.
An academic paper uses the following features: This paper requires you to read the associated literature surrounding Vanessa Anderson’s death identify key contributing factors as highlighted by the coroner and support your findings with information from the academic literature in relation to these findings.
- An introduction (approximately 10% of the suggested word
- A body ( approximately 80% o! Itie suggested worc count)
- A conclusion ( approximately 10%of the suggested word count)
- Read the question carefully and identify the main areas that you will be required to research.
- Read the reports and watdi the videos associated with Vanessa’s death.
- ldentífy the coroner’s recommendations.
- Researdi the areas the coroner highlighted and base your academic research on these areas.
Writing your paper.
Once you have completed your assignment plan, use lito write your assignment. The plan should include citation details for each key point. Your final assignment should contain grammatically correct sentence structure, paraphrasing and in-text citations. A reference list should be induded at the end of your paragraph using APA referencing style Your assignment should include at least ten references from quality sources. Note: APA guidelines require reference lists to be on a separate.