1. You will search each of the websites of Quality and Safety Education for Nurses, (QSEN), Agency for Healthcare Research
and Quality (AHRQ), National Data Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI) and the National Quality Forum (NQF).
On each website, choose an article or subject to give a synopsis. Include
a synopsis, the importance of the article or subject, significance to
nurses, nursing care, profession of nursing and healthcare in general.
Include the author(s), publisher and date.
2. Search NSC Library or other professional data source for two (2) articles on any topic dealing with Leadership or
Management. Provide a detailed synopsis of the article, to include significant to leadership/management, to nurses, nurse
managers and what was the important point(s) to you. Include the author(s), publication and date.
This is an APA formatted paper, with abstract, summary, reference page, 6-8 pages in length. Follow the guidelines of Paper
Submission criteria found in this syllabus
Two (2)) points per day will be deducted for lateness. Late entries that are more than two (2) days past due will not be
eligible for credit.
Criteria 10 Points 5-9 Points 4 or < Points
Content Article/topic synopsis from all four website,
Complete article (2) synopsis on leadership.
Paper follows guidelines and submitted timely.
Two article synopsis complete. No APA errors. Incomplete or superficial synopsis of the websites and articles. More than
one APA errors. Partially not following paper submission guidelines. Paper submitted late.
(Minus one point for each APA error) Incomplete, superficial, or omitted synopsis from website, or leadership/management
article. Three or more APA errors.