This assignment is a formally written paper in APA format, 7th edition. 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. Please use the headings of each section of the rubric to outline your paper. The paper will be 7 pages in length—and not exceeding 7 pages of text. Title page/references are NOT included in this count. A pdf. version of the paper may NOT be submitted—only a Word document that can be edited will be accepted. Two points will be deducted for each page over the maximum number. The grading guidelines are as follows:

Evaluation Rubric
Introduction:  Summary of what is known about the ethical issueWell summarized (20)  Adequately summarized (15), Superficially summarized (10)  Poorly summarized (5)
Ethical Dimensions of the Issue Identified and Discussed (why is this an ethical issue)
Relevance of the Ethical Issue to Health Professions/Nursing
Relevant Ethical Analysis (Principles, Ethical Theories, Laws, and Standards of Practice)Complete Analysis of Principles, Ethical Theories, Laws, and SOP (30)
Personal Professional Response to the Issue
Conclusion: Reflection of What you Learned
Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar—pdf. version of paper WILL NOT be accepted and will result in a grade of zero points for the assignment without discussion
Clarity and Organization – 
Correct APA Style (7th)
Correct Length 7 pages of text, PLUS title page and references 
Minimum of 3 professional nursing references, 5 years old or less