11 Jun Discuss 5 Nurse Leadership qualities possessed and 5 other nurse leadership qualities that need imrpovement
The SUBJECT: Healthcare
**BENCHMARK** Reflecting on Personal Professional Behaviors – Write a 3000-3500 word essay addressing each of the following points/questions. Support your ideas with at least three (5) scholarly citations in your essay. Use strict APA 7th guidelines to format the paper, including DOI for all journal articles. The cover page and reference page do not count towards the minimum word amount and an abstract and table of contents are not necessary and if included are not part of the overall word count.
This is a reflective professional assignment. Choose five positive characteristics and five characteristics that need improvement in your professional behaviors and practice as Nurse Practitioner in a family medicine clinic. Use nursing leadership theory, leadership theory, and change theory discuss how these characteristics developed, how you intend to maximize the positive and what you will do with those needing improvement. Include short and long term plans to re-assess these characteristics and the effectiveness of your use of them. Finally describe how this reflective assignment would assist with assessing behaviors in your colleagues (medical doctor, front desk staff, office manager, and medical assistants at the family medicine clinic).
One source must be: Boykin, A., Valentine, K., & Schoenhofer, S. (2013) Health care systems transformation for nursing and health care leaders: Implementing a culture of caring. New York: Springer Publishing Co.
This source may also be helpful: Carroll, T. L. (2005). Leadership skills and attributes of women and nurse executives. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 29(2), 146-153.