You are required to develop recommendations for future professional development for nurses.
Chosen topic is :
(non- compliance and/or improper ) Hand hygiene
Your essay will need to incorporate your reflection on your clinical experience over the
past 2 years and is what should guide your topic of choice.
Your essay should include responses to the following
1. What exactly is the nursing issue?
a. Describe the issue ( improper or non-compliance with hand hygiene to control the infection)
b. Explain why there is an issue; in other words explore why the issue exists
c. Engage in critical reflection by incorporating what you have observed in clinical practice ( an incident that shows how a nurse was careless about maintaining hand hygiene )
d. Discuss what research findings report about the issue.
( Examine both UAE and International literature)
2. What recommendations would you make for future professional development for nurses?
a. Base recommendations on your own experiences (critical reflection) and evidenced – based literature so that you can support your recommendations with 15 references