American Association of Colleges of Nursing. (2011). The essentials of master’s education in nursing. Washington, DC: Author. Read essential II.4 / Essential II.6 .as they relate to nursing leadership’s role in supporting of external policies on staff nursing practice.
Lim, J.-H., Ahn, J.-W., & Son, Y.-J. (2019). Association between hospital nurses’ perception of patient safety management and standard precaution adherence: A cross-sectional study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(23). A cross-sectional descriptive study to examine perceptions of staff nurses on importance of standard precautions and adherence to policy. The researchers looked at perceived obstacles in following the policy.
Starkweather, A. R., Coleman, B., Barcelona de Mendoza, V., Hickey, K. T., Menzies, V., Fu, M. R., Williams, J. K., Prows, C., Wocial, L., O’Keefe, M., McCormick, K., Keenan, G., & Harper, E. (2018). Strengthen federal and local policies to advance precision health implementation and nurses’ impact on healthcare quality and safety. Nursing Outlook, 66(4), 401–406. Read the article on the support of precision health initiatives and the direct impact nurses have on ensuring quality and safety of patient care.