Write a formal paper of 750-1,000 words that addresses the following: Discuss the differences in competencies between nurses prepared at the associate-degree level versus the baccalaureate-degree
level. Identify a patient care situation in which you describe how nursing care or approaches to decision-making may differ based upon the educational preparation of the nurse (BSN versus a diploma
or ADN degree). For additional help finding research on this topic, refer to the GCU Library tutorial located at in the Student Success Center. Refer to the ″American Association of Colleges of
Nursing (AACN) Fact Sheet: Creating a More Highly Qualified Nursing Workforce″ as a resource. Refer to the assigned readings for concepts that help support your main points. Refer to ″Grand Canyon
University College of Nursing Philosophy.″ This is an informational resource to assist in completing the assignment. Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style
Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required. This assignment uses a rubric. Students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with
the criteria and expectations for successful completion. You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.