NURS 0355 - Nursing Leadership

Credits: 3

This coure focuses on the role of the professional nurse in a leadership/management position. Students will examine how the professional nurse works collaboratively within the structure of a healthcare organization. Emphasis is placed on the study of leadership and organizational theories and their relationship to managing people, positive problem solving/decision making, conflict resolution, and appropriate delegation and effective communication with all members of the health care team. The use of self-assessment to facilitate the development of leadership/management skills will be incorporated.

Prerequisites: NURS 0320  and NURS 0350 .
Corequisite: NURS 0397  and NURS 0360 .

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