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. Corequisite: NSG 435 Evidence-Based Nursing Research; Pre- or Corequisites: BUS elective; PHIL 301 Ethics.

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


Last updated: 08/10/2021