Leadership Series: Strategies for Effective Leadership in Nursing
1.0 Nursing Continuing Education Contact Hour
Course Target Audience
- Direct Caregivers
- Healthcare Professionals
- Registered Nurses
This course describes the difference between leadership and management. It also helps learners articulate a set of personal values specific to what matters most to the learner and helps to identify how these values contribute to the learner's leadership. Additionally, learners will be able to identify the essential steps in managing change and ways to enhance their leadership comportment, moral courage, and build resilience.
This series serves both individuals and organizations.
Individuals will hone their leadership skills by understanding how to: differentiate between being a manager and being a leader, link their personal values to their leadership role, lead through uncertain times, and build resilience for themselves and their staff.
On an organizational level, the series will help enhance recruitment and retention which ultimately provides a higher quality of care. It is of utmost importance to hire and keep qualified staff that are empowered to be accountable and responsible, engaged in their work, and made to feel like important members of the community.