This course emphasizes the CNS influence on nursing personnel and the organization. Under the guidance of a CNS preceptor, students practice in an adult/gerontological health, acute or critical care setting in their chosen specialty. This course continues to address patient care, but the focus shifts to nursing personnel and organization/network spheres of influence, giving students the opportunity to implement the CNS role fully. Students acquire skill and confidence in consultation, collaboration, and leadership skills. The course includes the Master¿s degree capstone project.
Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Clinical Practicum: Focus on the CNS Role
Monday, November 7, 2016 to Monday, February 13, 2017