Progress in Nursing in the Early to Mid-20th Century.
Week 5: Progress in Nursing in the Early to Mid-20th Century Purpose This week’s graded discussion topic relates to the following Course Outcomes (COs). • CO2 Use lessons from nursing history to integrate clinical judgment into professional nursing practice (PO 4) • CO3 Demonstrate responsibility for continued professional growth by exploring the nursing and lay literature related to historical nursing practice (PO 5) Discussion There was much progress in nursing during the early to middle part of the 20th century (1900 through the late 1930s). After reading the textbook and the lesson for this week, describe one area of change in nursing during that time period that intrigues you. Discuss how that area could be applied today. Reading Judd, D., & Sitzman, K. (2014). A history of American nursing: Trends and eras (2nd ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett. • Chapter 7 • Chapter 8 Website (required) • Explore areas related to early to mid-20th century nursing. Henry Street Settlement. (2015). Lillian Wald. Retrieved from http://www.henrystreet.org/about/our-history/lillian-wald/?_ga=1.244639557.1786395876.1464788824 Important information • Please be very detailed about this paper and make it robust also use an outside scholar reference along with the reading provided above and cite them as reference. You must use an outside reference in order to have a full credit. • You are required to cite information from an outside source each week. Your additional information needs to be from the online library and a nursing journal, no additional information without author or datesshould be used. All of your references should be within five years of today’s date.