HE225 Leadership and Communication for Nursing and Healthcare
This course is intended to develop leadership qualities for those in nursing and healthcare professions with the core theme being self development of leadership attributes. Emphasis will be placed on leadership principles, effective communication, motivation, delegation, team building, managerial responsibilities, negotiation and conflict engagement. These elements will also be explored as they relate to patient safety, patient satisfaction and favorable patient outcomes. This course encourages critical thinking, exploration of emotional intelligence, and provides the student with the necessary skills to apply these leadership fundamentals in times of change, situations of conflict and during periods of negotiation. Minimum grade is a C.
3 Credit Hours