Scope of Practice Assignment (Group Presentation with accompanying Individual Delegation Rights portion)

Scope of Practice Assignment

(Group Presentation with accompanying Individual Delegation Rights portion)

NURS 110 Introduction to Professional Nursing

Student Name: Date:

Role Identification Assignment

The purpose of this assignment is to provide an opportunity to apply knowledge of the legal scope of practice of the Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN or LVN), and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP/CNA).

Instructions

Each student will complete and submit this template; include references in APA format.

Once completed, your group will prepare a 5-minute poster presentation from an assigned scenario, identifying which tasks will be performed by the RN and which will be delegated to the LVN/LPN, and the UAP/CNA.

Clear differentiation of roles and legal scope of practice should be apparent.

Use the five rights of delegation outlined in the individual portion of this assignment to guide the poster display of which role is appropriately performing which task.

One person per group will submit the poster to Canvas for the group for grading consideration.

Role Identification Assignment

The purpose of this assignment is to provide an opportunity to apply knowledge of the legal scope of practice of the Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN or LVN), and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP/CNA).

Instructions

Each student will complete and submit this template; include references in APA format.

Once completed, your group will prepare a 5-minute poster presentation from an assigned scenario, identifying which tasks will be performed by the RN and which will be delegated to the LVN/LPN, and the UAP/CNA.

Clear differentiation of roles and legal scope of practice should be apparent.

Use the five rights of delegation outlined in the individual portion of this assignment to guide the poster display of which role is appropriately performing which task.

One person per group will submit the poster to Canvas for the group for grading consideration.

List and describe the five rights of delegation.

Delegation Right

Description (paraphrase your understanding)

1

2

3

4

5

Use the following table to identify specific duties each role is allowed to perform, i.e., RN, LPN/LVN, and UPA/CNA

* To demonstrate you understand differences between each scope of practice, do not duplicate the same tasks/duties in more than one column even if multiple roles can perform them.

* List a good representation of differences to validate your knowledge of the three different roles’ scope of practice (RN, LPN/LVN, and CNA/UAP).

RN

LPN

CNA/UAP

References