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NURS653 - Leading Nursing into the Future

Course Details

Course Code: NURS653 Course ID: 4799 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

Advanced practice nurses must assume leadership roles in a rapidly changing healthcare environment. Nurses must lead inter-professional teams to foster the delivery of safe and efficient patient care to diverse populations. This course explores the future of nursing and healthcare, using current and updated course materials and readings to provide a rich venue for learning and discussion.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
03/30/20 - 09/04/20 09/07/20 - 11/01/20 Summer 2020 Session D 8 Week session
05/25/20 - 10/30/20 11/02/20 - 12/27/20 Fall 2020 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

1. Apply leadership skills to transform healthcare organizations and systems to meet the rapidly changing and culturally diverse health care needs of the populations served.

2. Assume a leadership role in effectively implementing patient safety and quality improvment initiatives within the context of the interprofessional team.

3. Assess economic, legal and political factors that influence health.

4. Design an implement systems chang strategies

5. Participate in the design and implementation of new odels of care delivery to improve the care environment and patient outcomes

6. Describe a vision of the future of the nursing profession and what actions will need to be performed to achieve it.

Book Title: Team Leadership and Partnering in Nursing and Health Care (e-book available through the APUS Online Library)
Author: Cynthia Armstrong Persily
Publication Info:
ISBN: 9780826199881

Book Title:Team Leadership and Partnering in Nursing and Health Care - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
Author:Cynthia Armstrong Persily
Unit Cost:$70.40

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.