The Nurse Leader/Manager and Impact on Clinical and System Outcomes

The Nurse Leader/Manager and Impact on Clinical and System Outcomes Paper
• This assignment provides the student the opportunity to identify a specific leadership theory, briefly describe the theory, link the role of the nurse leader/manager to the theory and discuss the impact of the nurse leader/manager on patient and organizational outcomes.

Write, using APA style, a 3-4 page written narrative (will not be accepted if more than 5 pages, excluding title page, reference page, and any appendices):
Title: The Nurse Leader/Manager and Impact on Clinical and System Outcomes
Role functions
• Describe a general overview of the role functions of a nurse leader/manager
• Explain briefly, how these roles are incorporated into the identified leadership theory
Leader/Manager Impact
• Discuss how a nurse leader/manager can impact outcomes, not only for the patient and family, but for the organization as well.
• Describe a leader in your organization that you would consider to be a transformational leader. Briefly describe the characteristics of this leader that sets the person apart. (I work at the Veterans Affairs hospital if that helps in any way)
Scholarly writing is expected (see below).
Be attentive for grammar, spelling, typographical, and APA formatting errors.
You are not required to use resources outside the ones listed in this module. However, the use of additional library resources will add to your understanding.