Analyze the effectiveness of contemporary nursing theories in relation to your healthcare setting

Analyze the effectiveness of contemporary nursing theories in relation to your healthcare setting.

Analyze the effectiveness of contemporary nursing theories in relation to your healthcare setting and comment whether theories shape your practice
Assignment 1: Discussion Questions
Directions:

Discussion Question Response: By Friday, October 7, 2016, post your response to the assigned discussion questions in the appropriate threads in theDiscussion Area.

Participation Responses: No later than Saturday, October 8, 2016, review and comment on the discussion question responses posted by at least two of your peers.

Guidelines: Support your responses with scholarly academic references using APA style format. Assigned course readings and online library resources are preferred. Weekly lecture notes are designed as overviews to the topic for the respective week and should not serve as a citation or reference.

In your discussion question response, provide a substantive response that illustrates a well-reasoned and thoughtful response; is factually correct with relevant scholarly citations,references, and examples that demonstrates a clear connection to the readings.

In your participation responses to your peers, comments must demonstrate thorough analysis of postings and extends meaningful discussion by building on previous postings.

Note: Review South University’s Substantive Participation Policy Criteria, Helpful Tips, and Late Policy available by clicking on the South University Policy and Guidelines navigation tab. The late policy applies to late discussion question responses.

Grading Criteria
Maximum Points
Discussion Question Responses: Displays an understanding of the course materials and the underlying concept discussed. Includes course materials and additional scholarly resources to support important points.
15
Participation Responses: Displays an understanding of topic under discussion by affirming statements, asking a related question, or making an oppositional statement. Position must be supported with related evidence. Responds to a minimum of two peers per question.
10
Professional Practice Connection: Demonstrates reflective thought pertaining to personal perspectives and professional development. Reflective statements include a theoretical rationale.

Analyze the effectiveness of contemporary nursing theories in relation to your healthcare setting