Social media plays a significant role in the lives of nurses in both their professional and personal lives. Additionally, social media is now considered a mainstream part of the process for recruiting and hiring candidates. Inappropriate or unethical conduct on social media can create legal problems for nurses as well as the field of nursing.
Login to all social media sites in which you engage. Review your profile, pictures and posts. Based on the professional standards of nursing, identify items that would be considered unprofessional and potentially detrimental to your career and that negatively impact the reputation of the nursing field.
In 500-750 words, summarize the findings of your review. Include the following:
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RUBRICDue Date: 04-Aug-2019 at 11:59:59 PM
Maximum Points: 74.0
No of Criteria: 8 Achievement Levels: 5CriteriaAchievement LevelsDescriptionPercentageUnsatisfactory0.00 %Less Than Satisfactory75.00 %Satisfactory79.00 %Good89.00 %Excellent100.00 %Content80.0 Assessment of Social Media Identifying Unprofessional Items20.0Analysis of the appropriateness of social media activity, based on professional standards of nursing, is omitted.A partial analysis of the appropriateness of social media activity, based on standards of nursing practice, is not clear; or the analysis fails to incorporate the standards of nursing practice appropriately.A general analysis of the appropriateness of social media activity based on standards of nursing practice is presented but is unclear in some areas.
An analysis of the appropriateness of social media activity based on standards of nursing practice is presented.A detailed and transparent analysis of the appropriateness of social media activity based on standards of nursing practice is presented.Nurse Responsibility to Uphold a Standard of Conduct Consistent With Nursing Profession in Personal Life40.0Discussion of how personal conduct can violate HIPAA, or be considered unethical or unprofessional as a nurse, is omitted.The discussion fails to demonstrate an understanding of the importance of professional conduct in personal behavior and its consequence for causing harm to patients, nursing practice, or personal employment.A more in-depth discussion on the appropriateness of social media activity based on nursing standards is needed. The discussion demonstrates a broad understanding of the importance of professional conduct in personal behavior and the consequence for inappropriate behavior causing harm.