How does the Nursing Metaparadigm relate.
What have you learned?The Praxis assignment is asking you to reflect and synthesize what you have learned in previous assignments for this class and develop a personal model/framework for your nursing practice.
The Praxis assignment is asking you to reflect and synthesize what you have learned in previous assignments for this class and develop a personal model/framework for your nursing practice. Setting the stage for this paper how has your nursing knowledge evolved as a nursing professional? How does the Nursing Metaparadigm relate to your practice? Define your role phenomena of interest the concept that brought you to a deeper understanding of the phenomena your style of thinking or nursing philosophy and the grand or mid-range theories used to guide patient care. In nursing practice many nurses use an eclectic approach of theories from nursing and non-nursing theory. Think what guides your thinking and actions in your practice.
Remember an APN is not designed to become a researcher. The PhD program is for those interested in research. The focus for the APNs is patient care and quality improvement. Yes APNs practice must focus on using research and many terms used in research and quality improvement are similar. The scientific underpinnings used to developing your praxis in nursing practice is to guide nursing care that links to patients goals of obtaining health and wellness as well as achieving the nations goals to improve the health of individuals families and communities. Nursing students must recognize collaborating patients and professionals increases the linking of research and theory into clinical practice that will improve the health of a nation.
So what does this have to do with patient care or keeping patients from harm? What underpins the APN role? Have you conceptualized your praxis for practice? How will this guide your thinking behavior and actions in nursing? Well enough with the questions. The Praxis assignment will demonstrate you have moved up the ladder to a higher level of scholarly thinking and actions.
Since this paper is a synthesis of what you have learned this semester you should be summarizing what you have learned throughout the course in this assignment. When you develop the graphic model that represents your Framework of Praxis please save a copy of this document. What you have identified thus far as part of your Praxis will be included on the model you will be adding more models and theories as you proceed forward in the curriculum. A copy of the grading rubric for this assignment is linked below.