Diploma in Nursing Leadership and Care Management - Revised

Discover the essential role of a nurse leader today, and learn more about nursing leadership and care management skills.

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This free online nursing course overviews the most important elements of a nursing leader’s daily role. The nursing profession has evolved significantly over the years. Today, professional nurses are also team leaders and healthcare teachers. By the end of the course you will have learned the skills and approaches used by nurse leaders to improve healthcare delivery, and will have greatly boosted your 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.

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The Nurse As Team Leader

The Nurse As Teacher

Diploma in Nursing Management - First Assessment

Caring In A Hospital Setting - Case Study In The UK

Communication Skills

Transcultural Factors Influencing Nursing

Diploma in Nursing Management - Second Assessment

Peri and Pre-Operative Patient Care

The Intra-Operative Phase

The Recovery Room Phase

Diploma in Nursing Management - Third Assessment

Course assessment

Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course you will be able to:

  • Identify the factors that define team nursing and the responsibilities of a team leader
  • Examine the steps in the teaching learning process and what factors affect learning
  • Define the principles for effective teacher-learning and the three types of learning
  • Identify nursing interventions needed to communicate with a patient who is blind, deaf, or speaks a foreign language
  • Examine the factors of transcultural nursing and sociocultural beliefs about illness to include causes, cures, and nursing implications
  • Cite facts related to the surgical experience and its associated nursing implications
  • Define the three major classifications of anesthetic agents
  • Identify nursing implications related to preventing surgical complications


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