Objective: The student will explore the role of nursing from a global perspective.
Assignment: This activity is meant to be informative and fun! Contact a nurse practicing in a country outside the United States. You may use any resources available to you: International Universities, International Nursing Organizations, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. Be creative!
This is a formal 1-2 page write-up and discussion that requires correct grammar, punctuation, and APA format.
Ask the following:
- What is his/her scope of practice? How does this compare to yours?
- What does he/she identify as primary health concerns for their patients and country?
- Does he/she belong to any professional organizations that promote health in a global environment?
- If possible, obtain salary, specialty, and any other interesting information!