To summarise how to set out your assessment:

  1. Locate at least one relevant clinical practice guideline, reputable websites and a selection of credible journal articles. Summarise the current evidence and recommendations for this situation. Relate these findings to the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards.
  2. Describe the ethical considerations in relation to this scenario. Limit your discussion points to the four ethical principles (autonomy, beneficence, non-maleficence and justice).These exact words MUST be included in the discussion.
  3. Provide 2-4 clear suggestions to guide the facility to incorporate this evidence into policies and clinical nursing practice. Justify your suggestions.