NR523

Healthcare Systems, Nursing Leadership, and Advanced Nursing Roles

Nursing, School of College of Graduate & Continuing Studies

Subject Code

NR

Number

523

Title

HLth Stms Nsg Lead & Adv Nsg

Description

This course examines the healthcare system and guides students to assess and analyze the healthcare system in the context of advanced practice healthcare professional and the role of advanced practice healthcare professionals. The student explores organizational and system science, change theories and social change theories in its application to healthcare. Healthcare leadership including theory and styles as well as contemporary approaches, ethical practice and leadership strategies are examined. Inter/intra professional communication, teamwork, consultation, diversity and collaboration are discussed as cornerstones for patient safety, optimal health outcomes and accountability in health care. The student analyzes and evaluates the intersection of current and emerging healthcare system challenges and advanced practice role dimensions.

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Department or School

College

College of Graduate & Continuing Studies