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Capstone Project Topic Selection and Approval1Capstone Project Topic Selection and ApprovalPorsha CollinsNRS-490Alicia StrongJuly 29, 2018
Capstone Project Topic Selection and Approval2Problem the Project Will Focus On.Meeting with the mentor at my practicum site, we collaborated a problem that the facility was facing which is nurse turnover. My practicum site is a long-term or rehabilitation care that is majority occupied by geriatric patients, age 65 and older. Nurse turnover is one of the biggest problems many organizations faces due to work environment, staffing issues, or better salary at another facility. However, this facility has a tough time retaining nurse, because of the poor working environment, and inadequate staffing. SettingLike previously said, my practicum site is at a long-term care or rehabilitation center. This long-term care or rehabilitation center can house 99 residents, but currently has 92 resident that are 65 years of age and older. With that said, high turnover rates in a long-term care or
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