NR393 Nursing History
Week 4 Discussion
Impact of 19th Century Nurses
The purpose of this discussion is for learners to explore the contributions of one 19th century nurse related to leadership and/or provision of care.
This discussion enables the student to meet the following course outcome:
CO1: Describe persons and events in nursing history from the early years through the 19th century related to leadership and provision of care. (PO2)
Discussions are designed to promote dialogue between faculty and students, and students and their peers. In discussions students:
Demonstrate understanding of concepts for the week
Integrate scholarly resources
Engage in meaningful dialogue with classmates
Express opinions clearly and logically, in a professional manner
Use the rubric on this page as you compose your answers.
Important nurses of the 19th century are often overshadowed by Nightingale’s prominence. Select one 19th century nurse other than Nightingale and describe this person’s contributions to leadership and/or nursing care. We look forward to reading about the nurse you select!