Learn the central ideas of Nursing Leadership
Leadership is a Digital Clinical Experience™ that engages students with the core principles of Leadership over the course of three simulated shifts in a medical-surgical unit. Students practice prioritization, professional communication, delegation, patient examination, and safety assessment while navigating scenarios that address conflict resolution, ethics, advocacy, and change management.
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Launching Spring 2019
Syllabi research and scenario development
Initial prototype and framework development
Subject Matter Expert feedback and iteration
Learning Activity updates and evaluation
Six assignments, three simulated 12-hour shifts in a medical-surgical unit
- - Receive bedside handoff reports
- - Prioritize among patients and delegate care
- - Visit high priority patients and respond to emergent events
- - Transfer care via bedside handoff reports
Prioritization, Delegation & Professional Communication
Students complete professional communication activities that include bedside handoffs, patient advocacy, ethical decision making, conflict management and change management scenarios. They work to utilize effective communication strategies when working as a member of the healthcare team and apply concepts of quality and safety to identify clinical questions and describe the process of changing current practice.