Certificate in Nurse Administration & Organizational Systems Leadership (NAOSL) - NAOSL Practicum I

Course Code
NURS 644P  Credits
Title NAOSL Practicum I 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Nursing Administration and/or Organizational Systems Leadership in an acute care setting. This course provides the student opportunities for application of knowledge in nursing administrative and/or organizational systems leadership capacities within self-selected clinical acute care settings. Students will have the opportunity to observe and participate with a preceptor practicing in the clinical specialty area of nursing administration and organizational systems leadership. Key nurses/nursing practice competencies in the nursing administration and organizational systems leadership roles will incorporate major premises of the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) competencies including: (a) Communication and Relationship Management, (b) Knowledge of Healthcare Environment, (c) Leadership, (d) Professionalism, and (e) Business skills/principles. Additional Nursing Manager and Leader (CNML) essentials will be interwoven into the curriculum including: (a) Clinical Practice Knowledge, (b) Quality Management, and (c) Performance Improvement. 100 precepted clinical hours. GPA must remain above a 3.0.