Work Place Violence, An Ethical Delimma For Nursing Profession

Work Place Violence, An Ethical Delimma For Nursing Profession

Final Draft Instruction

 

  • The term “ethical dilemma” refers to a situation where choices need to be made, the answers may not be clear, the options are not ideal and there may be active barriers to a reasonable solution
  • The topic is objectively defined and described.  As nurses we have a duty to our patients to advocate for them.  At the same time, we must keep ourselves out of the situation.  This section must address the topic with objectivity and facts.
  • Write in the third person until you are to provide your personal professional response.
  • At least three professional nursing journal articles should be cited to substantiate the facts that are relevant to the topic
  • The paper introduction should be submitted in APA style (7th edition). Please familiarize yourself with APA and how to cite references. The following websites are helpful APA style references.
  • The final paper should be 6 ½ to 7 ½   pages (double-spaced 12-pt. Times New Roman font).

 

 

Use the following as Level One Headings for your paper:

 

  • Introduction
  • Identification and Discussion of the Ethical Dimensions
  • Relevance of the Ethical Issue to Nursing
  • Analysis of Relevant Ethical Principles, Theories, Laws, and Standards of Practice
  • Personal Professional Response to the Issue
  • Conclusion