CLC - Pros and Cons of Mandatory Continuing Nursing Education PPT - Mandatory Continuing Nursing Education The Pros and Cons Autumn S Diana P Jean-Aure

CLC - Pros and Cons of Mandatory Continuing Nursing Education PPT

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Mandatory Continuing Nursing Education: The Pros and Cons Autumn S, Diana P, Jean-Aure J, Mina R, Sarah B, & Zehra C Grand Canyon University: NRS-440VN March 25, 2018
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Why Are We Pro Mandatory Continuing Education?
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Improves skills to apply to clinical practice Incorporation of evidence- based studies in practice Improves skills to apply to clinical practice Incorporation of evidence- based studies in practice Impact on Competency Reflection upon one’s own practice Improves efficiency of finding learning opportunities Reflection upon one’s own practice Improves efficiency of finding learning opportunities PROS PROS
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Impact on Competency CONS CONS Nurse shortages  understaffing  limits education Underfunding  limited availability Different mandates and priorities Limiting knowledge Not very effective curriculum Nurse shortages  understaffing  limits education Underfunding  limited availability Different mandates and priorities Limiting knowledge Not very effective curriculum
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PROS PROS Impact on Knowledge Knowledge is power Contributes to career growth Expands knowledge Necessary to function in competent fashion Better patient outcomes Keeps us on our toes Knowledge is power Contributes to career growth Expands knowledge Necessary to function in competent fashion Better patient outcomes Keeps us on our toes
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CONS CONS Impact on Knowledge Professional obligation Growth can only occur if willing to learn Growth becomes stagnant Professional obligation Growth can only occur if willing to learn Growth becomes stagnant
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PROS PROS Impact on Attitudes Embraced as opportunity Increases commitment Increased confidence Keeps control in the hands of the individual Increased accountability CE can directly challenge outlook and attitude Embraced as opportunity Increases commitment Increased confidence Keeps control in the hands of the individual Increased accountability CE can directly challenge outlook and attitude
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CONS CONS Impact on Attitudes Attitude that CE is a requirement and not for learning Stuck in the past
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