NRS-451V Week 2 Effective Approaches in Leadership and Management

  

Assignment, Effective Approaches in Leadership and Management (Benchmark Assessment)

In this assignment, you will be writing a 1,000-1,250-word essay describing the differing approaches of nursing leaders and managers to issues in practice. To complete this assignment, do the following:

Select an issue from the following list: nursing      shortage and nurse turn-over, nurse staffing ratios, unit closures and      restructuring, use of contract employees (i.e., registry and travel      nurses), continuous quality improvement and patient satisfaction, and      magnet designation. Compare and contrast how you would expect nursing      leaders and managers to approach your selected issue. Support your      rationale by using the theories, principles, skills, and roles of the      leader versus manager described in your readings. Identify the approach that best fits your personal and      professional philosophy of nursing and explain why the approach is suited      to your personal leadership style. Use at least two references other than your text and those      provided in the course.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center