Text and Materials: Whitehead, D.K., Weiss, S.A. & Tappen, R.M.
Essentials of Nursing Leadership and Management. (6th Ed.) ISBN-13: 978-0-
Publication Manual American Psychological Association (APA) (6th Ed.).
2009 ISBN: 978-1-4338-0561-5
Read Chapter 14
1. Do you think it is important for nurses to be involved in their professional organizations? Why or why not?
2. What is your vision of nursing’s future? How will you contribute to shaping it?
3. Locate the website of a professional organization related to nursing. State the organization’s mission, membership criteria, and standards of practice.
4. Describe the nurse of the future.
a-What does he or she do?
b-Do you think nursing will become a more powerful force in health care?