Module 01 Written Assignment – Nursing Theorist Paper

For this assignment, you will write a 3- page paper giving an overview of a selected nursing theorist and his/her work. You will discuss how it is applicable to your current workplace.

This paper will be in APA format – it must include a title page, page numbers, running head, properly formatted headings, citations, and references. An abstract is not required. Please address the following questions:

Introduction

Give a brief (1-2 paragraph) overview of the nursing theorist whose work you selected.
Body

Give an overview of the theory – basic assumptions and important points.
Discuss how this theory relates to your current work in the following metaparadigm concepts (include examples). 1-2 paragraphs for each metaparadigm concept:
Person
Environment
Health
Nursing
Discuss opportunities to incorporate this theory more fully into your nursing practice
Conclusion

Write a brief (1-2 paragraphs) conclusion that incorporates the main ideas from your paper.

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Approximately 250 words