Explain the interrelationship among theory, practice, and research and describe how to identify practice discrepancies between standards and practice that may affect patient outcomes.
Practicum Synthesis Objective 2 -Apply leadership concepts, skills, and decision-making in the provision of high-quality nursing care, healthcare team coordination, and the oversight and accountability for care delivery in a variety of settings by demonstrating awareness of complex organizational systems.As you follow your preceptor, think about the leadership skills they exhibit in their daily activities to coordinate and manage their team and ensure high-quality care is provided. Did he/she solve any problems? How did they think about the big picture of the problem, and how did they resolve it? What leadership styles and approaches did they use?Practicum Synthesis Objective 3- Explain the interrelationship among theory, practice, and research and describe how to identify practice discrepancies between standards and practice that may affect patient outcomes.Discuss with your preceptor or other professionals at the practicum site about methods they utilize to improve quality and ensure practice is evidence-based. Are there any formal mechanisms for this? Have there been any specific changes made to make practice research-based? Does their practice adhere to any specific standards? Do they perform any audits on their practice?