Discuss using one of the approved Data Element Sets:

Why are consistent and standardized nursing terminologies required for care in today’s environment?
Give an example of how standardized nursing language improved communication, patient care, safety, adherence to standards of care, or aided in the evaluation of nursing care outcomes in your practice.
At least two citations from peer-reviewed professional nursing literature and/or required reading should be included.

Discussion Participation Guidelines and Grading Criteria can be found in the Nursing Syllabus Standards & Policies Document