(Answered) NR501 WEEK 5: Analysis and Application of a Nursing Model

Select either the PCN Framework or the Chamberlain Care Model.

Consider how the following components would be included in an analysis of the selected model:

Origin of the model

Meaning of the model

Logical adequacy of the model

Usefulness of the model

Generalizability of the model

Degree of parsimony within the model

Testability of the model

What rationale can you provide which validates the selected model as a theoretical framework for nursing practice? Be sure to include scholarly references to support your discussion.


With the evolving nursing practice, nursing models have evolved in equal measures. Taken this into consideration, McEwen and Wills (2014) have emphasized that the refinement of the nursing models in the recent past have been undertaken in an attempt to support, enhance, as well as promote the nursing practice.  Various nursing models and frameworks have been developed over the years.  Person-Centered Nursing (PCN) is one of such frameworks. According to McCormack and McCance (2016), the PCN framework was developed in 2006 by McCormack and McCance. The rationale behind developing this model was to provide a basis for caring nursing practice that emphasizes the development and promotion n of patient-centered outcomes……Please click the icon below to purchase full solution at $5