MSN 730: Practicum 3: Advanced Practice Nursing : Leadership for Systems Improvement
6 credits; 200 Practicum hours
As the final course in the program, students will demonstrate synthesis of previous course contents as they explore the leadership role of the CNS. Leadership theories, models and styles will be examined, along with the concepts of consultation, mentoring, coaching and teaching. Students will explore the IRB process, the importance of certification, and the meaning of membership on state and national professional boards. Students will implement their capstone project and evaluate their work.