ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE, CULTURE AND EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE Overview Organizational structure delineates the work of the organization including chain of command, authority, and the formal communication network. A professional practice model is a guiding theoretical and conceptual framework that provides the foundation for nursing professional practice within an organization. In a discussion board post: Describe the structure of your organization (functional, matrix, parallel). What professional practice model is in place? Does the practice model work well within the organizations structure? How is evidence-based practice integrated into the practice model? Provide specific examples and rationale. No direct quotes are allowed in the discussion board post Textbooks: Effective Leadership and Management in Nursing by Eleanor J. Sullivan (2017) Chapters 2, 3, 6 References: Initial Post: Minimum of two (2) total references: one (1) from required course materials and one (1) from peer-reviewed references. Words Limits Initial Post: Minimum 200 words excluding references (approximately one (1) Style · APA 7th ed.