1. Journals and articles other than those in the nursing profession may be considered. A minimum of three professional references is required. You may use internet sites and articles but they will not be counted as a professional citation.

2. This assignment is a formally written paper in APA format, 7th edition.

3. Instructions for Format of Paper

4.  Use the headings of each section of the rubric to outline your paper

5. The paper will be 7 pages in length—and not exceeding 7 pages of text.   Two points will be deducted for each page over the maximum number.   Title page/references are NOT included in this count.

6. A pdf. version of the paper may NOT be submitted—only a Word document that can be edited will be accepted.

The grading guidelines are as follow: The Rubric