Diploma in Nursing Leadership and Care Management
Discover the essential role of a nurse leader today, and learn more about nursing leadership and care management skills.
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This course will teach you the different roles that nurses play in today’s evolving healthcare settings. First, you will be given an overview of what a nurse leader does and what difference they make within healthcare delivery. Different nursing leadership skills, techniques, and approaches will be discussed so that you can gain a fuller understanding of what it takes to lead other nurses and health workers. Next, important issues in today’s nursing workplace such as transcultural nursing will be overviewed.
Next, this course will discuss the vital roles that the medical team plays within the operating room. You will learn the responsibilities as well as the necessary skills needed by nurses during different phases of the surgical cycle, from the pre-operative to post-operative phase. The course will then teach you the different types of nursing leadership styles commonly used today. Here, you will also learn about the factors that influence the productivity levels of co-nurses within the facility. Finally, you will learn the most effective teaching strategies used by nurse educators today.
This course provides excellent material for those who want to develop their nursing career. By taking this course, you will improve your nursing leadership and teaching capabilities and gain insights into the best practices used to improve healthcare delivery today. So get started and give your nursing career a real boost today.Start Course Now
Module 1: The Nurse as Team Leader
Introduction to the Nurse as Team Leader
Team Leader Responsibilities
Factors Influencing Productivity
Module 2: The Nurse as Teacher
Introduction to the Practical Nurse as Teacher
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Factors which Affect Learning
Steps in the Learning Process
Module 4: Caring in a Hospital Setting - Case Study in the UK
An Introduction to the Hospital
A Day in the Life of the Hospital Ward
Working Together for Health in Hospital
Qualified Nurses - Working in the Shadow of Medicine?
More Carers - Still Deeper in the Shadows?
Module 5: Communication Skills
Introduction to Communication Skills
Essential Components of the Human Communication System
Guidelines for Communicating with Patients and their Families
Reaction to Stress and Hospitalization
Module 6: Transcultural Factors Influencing Nursing Care
Introduction and Major Factors in Transcultural Nursing
Socio-Cultural Beliefs about Illness
Religious Beliefs about Illness and Death
Module 8: Peri and Pre-Operative Patient Care
Module 10: The Recovery Room Phase
The Recovery Room
Post-Operative Patient Care According to Body Systems
General Post-Operative Implications
Module 11: Diploma in Nursing Management - Third Assessment
Module 3: Diploma in Nursing Management - First Assessment
Module 7: Diploma in Nursing Management - Second Assessment
Module 12: Diploma in Nursing Management - Final Assessment
Module 9: The Intra-Operative Phase
Having completed this course the learner will be able to: - Identify factors which define Team Nursing; - Identify the responsibilities of a Team Leader; - Understand type of Leadership styles employed; - Cite factors that determine Productivity levels; - Identify steps in the teaching learning process; - Identify Steps in the Learning Process; - Understand Factors which affect Learning; - Identify principles for effective teacher-learning; - Identify three types of learning; - Understand the Teaching Strategies that are effective with types of Learning; - Identify basic human needs and concepts of health; - Identify examples of Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs; - Identify purposes of human communication and critical elements of therapeutic communication; - Identify nursing interventions needed to communicate with the patient who is blind, deaf, or speaks a foreign language; - Recognize common emotional reactions to illness and hospitalization; - Identify factors of Transcultural Nursing and sociocultural beliefs about illness to include causes, cures, and nursing implications. - Cite facts related to the Surgical Experience; - Cite the nursing implications related to preparing a patient for surgery; - Understand doctor's orders for implementation of pre-operative care; - Cite from descriptive statements, the key members of the surgical team; - Identify three major classifications of anesthetic agents; - Cite complications which should be prevented in the recovery room; - Identify nursing implications related to the prevention of respiratory distress;
All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Diploma course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Diploma course, you have the option to acquire an official Diploma, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Diploma is:
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