The utilization of an Assistant in Nursing (AIN) in the provision of patient care, as delegated and directed by a registered nurse (RN), is an appropriate, safe, and resource
Hint: Discuss the role of an AIN in today’s health-care system. How does an AIN together with an RN ensure safe practice and improve patient outcomes? Outline the responsibilities of the RN when working with an AIN. How can an AIN assist the RN to achieve competencies?
Individual Position Statement: 1500 words = 40%.
Purpose: Students will be required to develop an individual position statement related to one of the three topics specified on LEO. Topics will be drawn from content of all three (3) modules. Information contained in the statement should clearly demonstrate the student’s perspective, which should be supported by current relevant evidence and reflect current policy and practice within the Australian nursing context with clear reference and linkage to the National Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse.