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Program Outcomes
A critical thinker who demonstrates intellectual engagement and uses evidence
as a basis for clinical reasoning and decision making.
A culturally sensitive individual who provides holistic individual, family,
community, and population-centered nursing care.
A knowledgeable care coordinator who facilitates access to resources across the
continuum of health care environments in order to meet the evolving health
care needs of individuals, families, communities, and populations.
An individual who understands and considers the impact of health care policy,
finance, and regulatory environments on care delivery.
An individual who embodies the professional identity of the nurse and who
translates the inherent values of the nursing profession into the ethical and
legal practice of nursing.
An effective communicator who collaborates with inter-professional team
members, patients, and their support systems for improved health outcomes.
A competent care provider who is prepared to practice to the full capacity of
the professional nurse role in diverse health care environments.
An accountable leader and manager who applies principles of systems and
organizational processes and who balances resources to promote quality care
and patient safety.
An individual who embraces and employs innovations in information
management and technology in the delivery of quality patient care.