families and provides them with pertinent community resources and follows up

Families and provides them with pertinent community

This preview shows page 2 - 4 out of 6 pages.

families, and provides them with pertinent community resources, and follows up after the death of a family member to facilitate a smooth grieving process. She rounds on patients throughout the day to ensure satisfaction. She also facilitates the necessities of the staff. Nurse Leader
Image of page 2
THE NURSE LEADER 3 Natasha demonstrates various leadership styles. According to Sullivan (2017) a transformational leader engages in social interactions expecting to give and receive social, political, and psychological benefits and rewards. This exchange is considered essential for functional leadership. This leadership style emphasizes the importance of interpersonal relationships (p. 46). Natasha demonstrates all these great qualities as a nurse manager. She talks to her employees often, coaches them, encourages them, and recognizes a job well done. Natasha utilizes shared leadership to share leader responsibilities among people within the department. This enables more points of view to be evaluated. Shared leaderships basic essentials assume that well-educated, highly professional, dedicated workforce is comprised of many leaders (Sullivan, p. 47). Natasha values the input of her workforce, openly accepts new ideas and uses those ideas to improve the department. According to Sullivan (2017), organizing involves the identifying the work that needs to be done, dividing up the labor, developing the chain of command, and assigning authority (p. 51). Natasha organizes by appropriately making assignments for the shift. She can look at the staff available for the day and know just how to use each person to make the unit run at its greatest potential. In the pre-shift huddle she clearly states the goals for the day and
Image of page 3
Image of page 4

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 6 pages?

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

Stuck? We have tutors online 24/7 who can help you get unstuck.
A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors You can ask You can ask You can ask (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes