Review your state Board of Nursing’s Scope of Practice and the Principles of Delegation as outlined by the Joint Statement on Delegation
Access your state Board of Nursing website and review your Scope of Practice.
- Read the Joint Statement on Delegation by the American Nurses Association and the National Council of State Boards of Nursing.
- Review your state Board of Nursing’s Scope of Practice and the Principles of Delegation as outlined by the Joint Statement on Delegation. Describe how you have incorporated principles of delegation in your personal nursing practice. Does your facility/organization employ these principles? Include relevant examples. What could you, as a nurse leader, do to assure delegation is used effectively, safely, and ethically following legal precepts?
- Support your discussion and opinions with facts, relevant examples, and at least two citations from the reading or peer-reviewed professional nursing literature.
- See the Nursing Syllabus Standards & Policies Document for Discussion Participation Guidelines & Grading Criteria.