NR393 Nursing History
Week 2 Discussion
Nightingale Information New to You
The purpose of this discussion is for learners to describe Nightingale information new to them related to leadership and/or provision of care.
This discussion enables the student to meet the following course outcome:
CO1: Describe persons and events in nursing history from the early years through the 19th century related to leadership and provision of care. (PO2)
Discussions are designed to promote dialogue between faculty and students, and students and their peers. In discussions students:
Demonstrate understanding of concepts for the week
Integrate scholarly resources
Engage in meaningful dialogue with classmates
Express opinions clearly and logically, in a professional manner
Use the rubric on this page as you compose your answers.
The basic story of Florence Nightingale is familiar to most nurses. This week we learned more about Nightingale’s life and work. Select one area of Nightingale’s leadership that was new to you and tell us how this changed your understanding of this important woman and her contributions to nursing.