Jeri A Milstead

Learn More The online version of this article can be found at: DOI: 10.1177/1043659611412965 2011 22: 317 J Transcult Nurs Jana Lauderdale, Jeri Milstead, Deena Nardi and Larry Purnell Marilyn K. Douglas, Joan Uhl Pierce, Marlene Rosenkoetter, Dula Pacquiao, Lynn Clark Callister, Marianne Hattar-Pollara, Standards of Practice(More)
Nurse educators have the responsibility of assisting students and their colleagues with understanding and practicing ethical conduct. There is an inherent responsibility to keep codes current and relevant for existing nursing practice. The code presented here is a revision of the Code of ethics for nurse educators originally published in 1983 and includes(More)
Advanced practice nurses (APNs) of today have incorporated many roles, such as educator, administrator, and consultant, into their practices. However, many APNs have not integrated the role of political activist. Kingdon's model of agenda setting serves as a framework to illustrate how the APN can use nursing practice to shape the agenda-setting component(More)
A new paradigm is emerging as a result of the Institute of Medicine reports on medical errors. The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, state licensing boards, academic institutions, and health care businesses are considering their missions and goals vis-à-vis a culture of patient safety. The author presents three examples that(More)
Delegation is a learned skill that is critical for the orthopaedic staff nurse today. The evolution of assistive personnel and the health care delivery system is introduced, along with who unlicensed assistive personnel are and distinctions between delegation and assignment. The scope of nursing practice is discussed in relation to nurse practice acts,(More)
Authors’ Note: This document was developed through collaboration of members of The american academy of Nursing expert Panel on global Nursing and Health and The Transcultural Nursing Society, with participation by members of The american academy of Nursing expert Panel on Cultural Competence. Sharon M. Weinstein, MS, CRNI, RN, FaaN, Larry Purnell, PhD, RN,(More)