Organizational Leadership and Strategic Planning
This course provides knowledge and skill to effectively manage change, empower others, and influence political processes. Advanced nursing practice leadership occurs in clinical practice with clients and staff, within health care institutions and professional organizations, and in health care policymaking arenas. To develop the leadership role, the student implements strategies for creating organizational change to provide high quality services at reasonable costs. Focus is on organizational process, including the associated management of conflict, change, and control of risk within a political context.