M2D1: Nurse of the future

The catalano textbook (p. 42-51) describes skills and competencies necessary for the nurse of the future. Describe two (2) essential competencies that are necessary for the associate degree nurse of the future to provide safe patient care. Base your initial post on your readings and research of this topic. Your initial post must contain a minimum of 250 words. References, citations, and repeating the question do not count towards the 250 word minimum.


Catalano, J. (2015). Nursing now! Today’s issues, tomorrow’s trends (7th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company.