NRSG 948. Advancing Organizational and Clinical Quality. 2 Hours.
The roles of nursing leaders in the design, measurement, and evaluation of the discipline within a variety of organizational settings are analyzed. The nuances of measurement and statistics are compared and related to the quality science paradigm, applying incremental measurement techniques to foster continuous improvement. Process design, standards development and adaptation, regulatory requirements, and consumer expectations for quality are integrated into a quality plan that aligns with the student's career trajectory. Prerequisite: NRSG 804 or either [NRSG 944 or NRSG 947], or Consent of Instructor. LEC.