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NURS 402 Leadership in Nursing Practice: Home

College of Health Sciences

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This service is available for anyone who would like to schedule a one-on-one research consultation session to refine and focus research topics, develop successful search strategies and identify appropriate sources for academic research projects and assignments.



Using this Research Guide


This research guide will assist you in completing the assignments for your coursework. You will be learning about the principles of leadership related to the organization and delivery of nursing care. Organizational management, power, decision-making and change theories will be examined in relationship to the independent role of the nurse.

The tools provided here will help you in analyzing websites, using a computer for research and word processing for your work in nursing practice. This guide will also assist you when you explore legal and ethical issues encountered in this field.

Click on the tabs at the top of the guide to go to specific areas of research.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me. Joy Dlugosz

Director of Libraries