Briefly describe a situation in your current work setting or previous nursing experience that involved an issue in which poor communication played a part.

Feasibility of your Capstone Project (graded)

Now that you have identified your capstone project. What is the cost involved to implement your project? Remember that cost isn’t always just money but also time and resources (both tangible and intangible). Will the initial cost pay off in the long run with improved outcomes?

There are always costs associated with the implementation of a project. I encountered both financial and costs associated with time to conduct the project. I am including a link to an article, which provides a breakdown of the associated costs.

Communication Errors (graded)

Communication is crucial in health care. The U.S is a melting pot and as such language barrier can be a huge issue as it can impede life saving care and measures. Telephone Order Read Back (T.O.R.B) and order clarification are important measures to ensure quality care and good patient outcomes. I have included a link to the New England Journal of medicine that shares several stories of how language barriers impacted health care delivery services. Please also address the following: Briefly describe a situation in your current work setting or previous nursing experience that involved an issue in which poor communication played a part. Identify what the cause of the communication error may have been. What could be a possible solution to the problem?