Impact of the IOM Future of Nursing document on Nursing Practice and Education This paper will examine the impact that the 2010 IOM report on the Future of Nursing will have on nursing education and nursing practice. In particular, this paper will look at how the recommendations related to nursing education, nursing practice, and nursing leadership, would impact and change the writer’s own practice in order to meet the goals of the IOM report. With the passing of the Affordable Care Act (CAA) and the attendant changes to the way health care is practiced in the United States, the authors of the IOM’s Future of Nursing document see an opportunity for a full revision of the way nurses ensure that as professionals, they are educated, and can...The end:
.....ngs” (Report, Institute of Medicine (b), 2010). This particular goal is important because in order to develop the leadership skills required in the nursing profession, especially in light of the recent health care reforms, it is important that nurses develop and nurture relationships with other health care professionals in order to build relationships that could foster collaborative work on leadership and/or research issues. Works Cited Report, Institute of Medicine (b). The Future of Nursing - Leading change, Advancing Healt. 2010 [http://books.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=12956&page=163]. Electronic. 17 November 2011. Summary: Institute of Medicine (a). "Summary, The Future of Nursing: Leading change, Advancing Health." 2010. Print.