references (5 points) Four references (4 points) Fewer than four references (0-2 points) References formatted correctly (APA) (5 points) Fewer than three APA format errors (4 points) Three or more APA format errors (0-2 points) ©2015 University of Texas at Arlington Page 2 of 9
N4455 Nursing Leadership and Management Format & Organization (max 10 points) Professional, error- free APA formats, spelling, grammar, use of language, and organization of responses (9-10 points) Generally acceptable APA formats, spelling, grammar, use of language, and organization of responses (5-8 points) Error-laden APA formats, spelling, grammar, use of language, and/or lack of organization of responses makes reading difficult (0-5 points) ©2015 University of Texas at Arlington Page 3 of 9
N4455 Nursing Leadership and Management Part A. Completion of Assessment Tools - My Vision and Interests Personal VALUES Influencing FACTORS Responsibilities - Care for patients and their well being - Deliver safe and effective care - Maintain safety Commitment - Continuing education - Bedside nursing - Eager to work in Texas Medical center - Passion to help others - Caring and integrity - Striving for excellence Personal Experience - dad and brother were sick when I was a child: one a heart patient, one born with eczema and asthma Family Member(s) - mom is a nurse Friends - 2 close friends and husband are nurses Peers - Nursing school friends Mentors - MedSurg professor and high school nurse Work-Related - All coworkers and ANM OPTIONS to Consider PLANNED Accomplishments Education - Complete BSN - Pursue MSN - Possible Nurse Anesthesiologist Financial Needs - Current job - Parents will help - If needed, take out a loan for school Balancing Personal & Professional Life - Work required hours at work, off days are family days - A few hours a day set aside for school work and studying As an Individual - Became an RN - Be a loving wife and mother Leader - Started precepting new nurses - Trained to be a relief charge nurse Team Member - Actively help other staff members - Encourage safety - Aide in assistance during emergency situations ©2015 University of Texas at Arlington Page 4 of 9
N4455 Nursing Leadership and Management My SWOT Analysis STRENGTHS WEAKNESSES Personal Strengths/Talents - Organized - Accountable - Positive thinking Professional Interests - Critical thinking - Patient care - Time management Personal Characteristics - Quiet/shy - Lack of confidence Professional Development Areas - Communication OPPORTUNITIES THREATS Learning Experiences - Relief charge nurse and preceptor Flexibility - 3 day work week Planned or Unplanned - BSN, MSN, Nurse Anesthetic Resources and Networks - UTA, HCA, Parallon Balancing Personal & Professional Life - Married, having kids, family Fears - Unable to complete goals Competition - Unable to get acceptance into MSN or Nurse Anesthetic school Limiting Factors - Health issues ©2015 University of Texas at Arlington Page 5 of 9
N4455 Nursing Leadership and Management My Professional Goals Write at least one goal in each time category. Write the goal in measurable terms, and list them in order of those that are most important to you to those that are least important.
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