Issues and Trends in Nursing: Essential Knowledge for Today and Tomorrow
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Please read each question and select your answer from the choices provided. You must complete all of the questions in order to view your results. At the end of each exam, you have the option to e-mail your results to your instructor.

1:  There are five types of policies, which one is defined as decisions that are made to promote the health of individuals
A: Social policy
B: public policy
C: organizational policy
D: health policy

2:  What is the strongest and first step that a nurse must take in order to make a difference through political activism?
A: Vote
B: join a professional organization
C: contacting local legislators
D: understanding the Nurse Practice Act

3:  Many nurses are described with the ability of networking, collaborating and persuasion. Who is described as using her persuasion abilities to start the American Red Cross in 1881 and served as its first president?
A: Florence Nightingale
B: Sojourner Truth
C: Mary Eliza Mahoney
D: Clara Barton

4:  Networking allows nurses to gain collective strength and work together through collaboration.

5:  Persuasion takes many forms and nurses are equipped with such power. Persuasion can occur speaking in large forums, amidst a conversation or a written word, all with the goal of health reform or patient advocacy.

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