Future Of Nursing Research Paper

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The Future of Nursing: Leading change, Advancing Health Kimberly Pettaway Grand Canyon University: NRS-430V October 4, 2015 The Future of Nursing according to the IOM Since the Institute of Medicine (IOM) reports the future of nursing leading change and promoting wellness, it advocates transforming education, nursing practice and transforming leadership. Healthcare experiences many transformations for lots of reasons because of the growing requisitions of the medical profession. The IOM had to face the demands and needs of this present healthcare system. This report of the Institute of medicine (IOM) was established to provide opportunities for nurses to further their education, improve the practice of the nurse, and helped…show more content…
Yet not all nurses begin their career with the thoughts of becoming a leader. The nursing profession must produce leaders throughout the health care system, from the bedside to the boardroom, who can serve as full partners with other health professionals and be accountable for their own contributions to delivering high-quality care while working collaboratively with leaders from other health professions”(IOM 2010). This statement obviously speaks to the nurses to become more effective leaders and that they must apply their leadership knowledge as well as their leadership skills in their practice of nursing. Many Nurses have their own individualized perspective in which some of those come from experiences in providing direct patient care, hands-on ; educating patients and their family about health status, medications and care plans; and ensuring the linkage between a prescribed course of treatment and the desired outcome(key messages of IOM report…show more content…
It is understood how interdisciplinary collaborations are very meaningful in providing care in this healthcare system. Nurses are involved in the participation of caring, safety, and the daily socio-economic realities of the patients we care for and their families. They make sure that the responsibility of our patients care, and safety relies completely on us. As nurses, it’s our job, to ensure them that the care given is within our scope of practice and that the quality of care is presented as well. This report of the IOM has made the author realize the importance of education, leadership roles, and the qualities of a leader. The author hopes to expand this practice and pursue more leadership roles. The author will commit to a process and journey of a higher education, with higher levels of training that will continue to impact the safety and quality of patient

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