May 24, 2019  
2018-19 College of Professional Studies Catalog - GI, Linc, Omaha, Online 
    
2018-19 College of Professional Studies Catalog - GI, Linc, Omaha, Online

NRS 416 - Leadership in Professional Practice (3)


The course examines the roles, traits, and contribution of the nurse in organizational leadership and managerial positions and as the lead advocate for people in their most vulnerable state. Its focus is the personal and professional development of the practicing nurses as mentors and coaches to the people they serve. Topics include servant leadership, emotional intelligence, active listening, building relationships, cultural awareness, conflict resolution, delegation, and team building. Students develop competencies and skills that will enable them to manage and lead effectively and have an opportunity to apply those competences and skills in an appropriate health care setting.
Prerequisites: NRS 307 , NRS 320 , NRS 325 , NRS 410 , and NRS 430  
(Cross-referenced with HSI 416)