Course Description for Quality Management for Advanced Nursing Practice
Quality Management for Advanced Nursing Practice
Prerequisites: Admission to DNP Program or Permission of Instructor
The process of quality management in health care as it pertains to chief nurse administrators is analyzed in this course. The focus is continuous quality improvement with emphasis on implementation and evaluation. Differences between quality assurance and quality management will be discussed. Accreditation guidelines will be examined in relation to their impact on health care systems. Evidence-based practices will be reviewed as means for continuous quality management experience.