490 — Practicum (3)
Prerequisite: NURS 310, 320, 410, 420, 430.
This is a capstone course in which the RN will enhance her/his knowledge and skills in leadership, quality improvement, patient outcomes and patient safety. The healthcare issue the student identified in the beginning of the program and has developed throughout the program will be shared in the practice setting. The RN will develop individualized leadership objectives. The course includes a seminar component and 45 hours of fieldwork experience guided by a nurse mentor