Briefly define the Joint Commission’s role in healthcare.
3 Start by reading and following these instructions: 1. Quickly skim the questions or assignment below and the assignment rubric to help you focus. 2. Read the required chapter(s) of the textbook and any additional recommended resources. Some answers may require you to do additional research on the Internet or in other reference sources. Choose your sources carefully. 3. Consider the discussions and the any insights gained from it. 4. Create your Assignment submission and be sure to cite your sources, use APA style as required, check your spelling. Assignment: (100 points) Assignment Description: These assignments will be at least 1500-2000 words (6-8 pages) EACH ASSIGNMENT. They are two separate papers but ONE submission!! A) This week you will reflect upon the effects of the nursing shortage to answer the following questions: What steps can we take to address the nursing shortage Briefly define the series of events that led to the nursing shortage. Reflect on your future role as a nurse or healthcare employee in the midst of a nursing shortage crisis. How do you see the role of legislature contributing to safe staffing during a shortage #4 Start by reading and following these instructions: B) Discuss mechanisms that you can implement which will reduce medical errors. Which departments will interact to ensure patient safety and how This week you will reflect upon patient safety and satisfaction to answer the following questions: • How can patient safety measures lead to cost savings • Briefly define the Joint Commission’s role in healthcare. • Reflect on your future role in healthcare, and how you will contribute to patient safety. • How do you see the role of the chief nursing officer regarding patient safety Assignment Expectations: How will students be successful • Length: 1500-2000 words (6-8 pages); answers must thoroughly address the questions in a clear, concise manner • Structure: Include a title page and reference page in APA style • References: Two scholarly references are required; you should include the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions