|The Impact of Standardized Nursing Terminology
Among the Resources in this module is the Rutherford (2008) article Standardized Nursing Language: What Does It Mean for Nursing Practice? In this article, the author recounts a visit to a local hospital to view the recent implementation of a new coding system.
During the visit, one of the nurses commented to her, â€œWe document our care using standardized nursing languages but we donâ€™t fully understand why we doâ€ (Rutherford, 2008, para. 1).
How would you respond to a comment such as this one?
In a 2- to 3-page paper, address the following: