Provide a general discussion of your personal philosophy of nursing (e.g., its

purpose, relevance and/or importance) and the purpose of the paper. Content

must be paraphrased. Never copy/paste from a source even if you give credit.

Personal Philosophy

1.Thoroughly describe each major concept in the metaparadigm (i.e., nursing,

person, environment, and health) as they are incorporated within your own

personal philosophy.

Identify and explain what professional values, characteristics, or qualities are
reflected in the personal philosophy

3.Provide a brief and concise, clinical example of how each concept in the

personal philosophy is demonstrated within your own nursing practice, i.e., how

do you incorporate your beliefs about nursing, health, environment and person

into your nursing practice on a routine basis? For example, if you believe the

person is composed of body/mind/spirit, describe the exact ways you apply that

belief in your care.

Nursing Theorist

1.Briefly and concisely describe the major focus of the theory and its concepts

And relationships.

2.Thoroughly describe each major metaparadigm concept (i.e., nursing, person,

environment, and health) as they are incorporated within the theory.

Content must be paraphrased. Never copy/paste from a source even if you give

Similarities and Impact

1.Compare the discussion of each concept in the metaparadigm between the

personal philosophy and the theory. Identify and describe at least one

similarity for each of the four metapardigm concepts between your philosophy and that of the theorist.

2.Explain the impact of the similarities on professional nursing practice.

Conclusion

Logical closure to the full scope of ideas presented by reemphasizing the main

points of the paper and/or providing suggestions. Content must be paraphrased

Never copy/paste from a source even if you give credit. This should not be an

editorial commentary on nursing but rather a summation of the main points of