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Diploma in Nursing Leadership and Care Management - Revised

Learn more about nursing leadership, care management, and teaching methods with this free online course.

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This free online Nursing Leadership and Care Management course will provide you with an overview of the skills, techniques, and approaches required to effectively treat a diverse range of patients. You will also learn about transcultural nursing and how it addresses the issues encountered when providing medical care to diverse cultural groups, or those from cultures different from the nursing professionals. Start learning, today.





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This course begins by giving you an introduction to the practical nurse as a team leader and a teacher. You will look into the responsibilities of a team leader and study the factors that influence productivity at work. You will also learn about teaching and learning strategies, the factors that affect learning, and the steps in the learning process. This course will also cover a case study in the UK in relation to caring in a hospital setting.

You will then learn about verbal and nonverbal communication as well as the appropriate techniques of communication with patients. This course will also discuss sociocultural beliefs about illnesses to include causes, cures, and nursing implications. You will look into religious denominations and their appropriate beliefs in relation to nursing. You will study peri and pre-operative patient care, intra-operative phase the recovery room phase, and nursing implications related to the general care of a patient in the recovery room.

The essential role of the nurse as caregiver is well recognised but the modern nurse can also be a team leader and healthcare teacher. With this course, you will also gain an overview of the varied dimensions associated with the practical nurse as a team leader within the healthcare setting. In addition, you will learn how to provide essential support during all phases of the surgical cycle. Advance your nursing career today with the free, online course.

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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


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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