Leadership to Improve Quality in Diverse Situations (graded)
Nurses demonstrate leadership in many situations. For this discussion, identify only one situation from the choices below that you have not previously experienced, and tell us how the nurse could improve quality through demonstrating leadership.
• Communicating with legislators to influence health policy:
One way to influence health policy change is to implement a buddy system to check on IV catheters. In Cardiovascular units it is crucial to change IV catheters every 72 hours.
• Clinical leadership at the bedside
• Nursing management of units or facilities
Impact of systems-based practice on leadership