Graduate Catalog 2014-2015 [Archived Catalog] [Archived Catalog]

NURS 721 - Leadership, Policy and Ethics


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This course will provide a study of principles and knowledge of organizational leadership and advanced communication abilities that support an improved quality of care delivery as well as improved outcomes. Consultative and leadership approaches that facilitate collaboration are explored. The advanced practice role of nursing as it pertains to policy development, championing change, and inspiring clinical innovation are examined. National and global policy issues are highlighted, with specific attention placed on the ethical aspects of health policy development.

Prerequisites:
Admission into the Doctorate of Nursing Practice Program, NURS 715.

Credits: 3



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