Assignment # 2 Questions for ANA Please answer the following Questions by using the American Nurses Association. (2015). Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice . (3rd ed). Silver Spring, MD: ANA. 1. Identify Standard 1 of the Standards of Practice and describe who has the authority on their own health according to this standard? Standard 1. Assessment A registered nurse collects pertinent data and information relative to the healthcare consumer’s health or the situation. This means the healthcare consumer gives information to the registered nurse about his or her health condition, so that the registered nurse has an idea why the patient is here. The healthcare consumer has authority on their own health. 2. What education preparation do ANA prefer for entry into nursing? ANA has affirmed the baccalaureate degree in nursing as the preferred educational preparation for entry in to nursing practice. 3. What is Delegation according to ANA and to whom can you delegate as a RN?
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