Unit 10: Employment and the Workplace – Discussion
To access the Discussion Board, click this unit’s Discussion link, on the left. Be sure to post a response to all Discussion topics. Please review the Discussion Board Participation grading rubric under Course Home in the Grading Rubrics section. This is important information that will ensure that you earn maximum points. Your postings should be qualitative and provide substantive depth that advances the discussion. Please see the Kaplan Writing Center located in the student portal for assistance with writing, APA, and online communication.
Topic 1: Legal issues of an Advanced Practice Nurse in the Workplace
Choose one topic from the following list and evaluate how the chosen topic impacts your role as an advanced practice nurse. What are the legal implications related to your practice. These topics are discussed in this week’s chapter readings from the book. Analyze how understanding of the chosen topic will impact your future practice.
Choose one: Employer and employee rights American with Disabilities Act Employment contracts and unionization Corporate liability Sexual harassment in the workplace Employees with AIDS/HIV and exposure to blood borne pathogens Environmental health and safety
Reply and comment on at least two of your peers that have chosen a different topic than you have chosen.
Please carefully review the Discussion Board grading rubric in the grading rubrics section of the Course Home.