Describe current literature on the role of nurses in policy making to improve outcomes, prevent illness, and reduce hospital readmissions. Describe the effects of local, state, and federal policies or legislation on your nursing scope of practice, within the context of this problem. Propose leadership strategies to improve outcomes, patient-centered care, and the patient experience related to the patient, family, or population problem youve defined. Discuss research on the effectiveness of leadership strategies.

Define the role that you anticipate leadership must play in addressing the problem. Describe collaboration and communication strategies that you anticipate will be needed to address the problem. Describe the change management strategies that you anticipate will be required to address the problem. Document the time spent (your practicum hours) with these individuals or group in the Core Elms Volunteer Experience Form. Organize content so ideas flow logically with smooth transitions. Apply APA style and formatting to scholarly writing.