Nursing Leadership

This course focuses on evidence-based professional nursing leadership by the baccalaureate nurse in a constantly evolving healthcare system. Current issues and emerging trends related to legal, ethical, economic, political and social concerns; an aging society; information management and technology; healthcare policy; finance; and regulatory environments will be examined. Emphasis is placed on leadership concepts, skills and decision making in the provision of safe, high quality nursing care and healthcare team coordination. Various leadership models and change theories will be studied. Co-requisite: NSG 435 Evidence-Based Nursing Research; Pre- or Co-Requisites: BUS elective; PHIL 301 Ethics.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3


Last updated: 10/27/2020