Process Improvement or Change.

Discipline: Nursing

Type of Paper: Essay (any type)

Academic Level: Undergrad. (yrs 3-4)

Paper Format: APA

Pages: 7 Words: 1925

Question

Submit a 1400-1750 word final paper, incorporating faculty feedback from parts I, II, and III with a final conclusion of the paper.

Include the following elements in your final paper.

Identification of a problem, system or process to be changed or implemented.

Propose change, including needed tools and technology.

Supporting literature.

Human resource implications such as competency, staffing levels, recruitment and retention. Regulatory implications or driving forces.

Potential training, staff equipment.

Financial implications.

What is the return on investment for the organization.

Strategies used to develop and implement change through the use of SWOT analysis.

Implementation method (change theorist and leadership style to be used for implementation).

Timeline for implementation.

Quality improvement and risk management implication (consider the PDCA cycle).

Benchmark or outcome measure to be used to monitor success including what data will be collected and how it will be collected.

Detailed proposal for implementation of change which integrates communication, collaboration, supervision, delegation and conflict management. 

Format your paper according to APA guidelines.

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Grading Criteria: Process Improvement or Change Project: Final Paper.

Content: 9 points possible.

Integrates faculty feedback from the previous three parts of the assignment: 1.5

Identifies a problem, system or process to be changed; proposes a change; and identifies the strategies used to develop and implement change through the use of a a SWOT analysis: 1.5

Explains implementation method (change theorist and leadership style to be used for implementation) and a timeline for implementation: 1.5

Considers human resource implications, financial implications and the quality improvement and risk implications: 1.5

Detailed proposal for implementation of change ingrates communication, collaboration, supervision, delegation and conflict management: 1.5

Creates benchmark or outcome measure to be used to monitor success including what data will be collected and how it will be collected: 1.5

Format: 1 point possible

Rules of grammar, usage and punctuation are followed. Spelling is correct: 0.25

Paper is 1400 to 1750 words in length: 0.25

Paper is formatted according to APA guidelines supported with research and includes an APA formatted reference page: 0.25

Develops a central theme or idea directed toward the appropriate audience: 0.25.

Total: 10