OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing
, the online journal of the American Nurses Association (ANA), has posted the May 31, 2010 topic. The 6 new articles in the OJIN topic, Delegation Dilemmas: Standards and Skills for Practice
emphasize delegation in various practice settings, using standards as a guide for delegation and the importance of developing skills in this area. The six initial articles in this topic address a variety of considerations that are important in successful delegation, such as nursing judgment, interpersonal relationships, communication, nursing roles, and practice setting. The articles offer a variety of resources to help nurses develop and maintain delegation skills.
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The journal editors invite you to share your response to this OJIN topic by sending a Letter to the Editor or by submitting a manuscript that will further the discussion of this topic about the delegation which has been initiated by these introductory articles.