|ATC||NURSP||2095||2||Contemporary Issues in Nursing and the CNL Role Seminar|
This course focuses on the major contemporary issues facing the nursing profession. Patient safety, process improvement, effective patient care and family partnerships, improved care coordination and implementation of evidence-based practice are examples that the CNL role could impact. The course also focuses on successful implementation of the CNL role through knowledge, evidence-based practice and application of leadership principles. The AACN competencies and curricular expectations for clinical nurse leader education and practice (October 2013) will serve as the overall framework for the course.