issues and trends in nursing weekly discussions

This assignment is two discussion post that need to be at least two paragraphs each and have a resources referenced. Also, it needs to be APA format.

  • Discussion Prompt 1: Does equating status with authority cause confusion? Why or why not? This week we move to discuss status and authority. This can be a philosophical discussion as well as an ethical one. Can you explain what the differences may mean to you? How are they different?
  • Discussion Prompt 2: As a professional nurse, what are some ways in which you are able to reach out to members of the community who do not have access to healthcare reform? In our society, some segments of the population may not have access to health care reform. As the nurse, what do you think you might be able to do to help those without health care benefits?