The course of designed to introduce the student to the philosophy theory; principles and techniques of management of Nursing care services. Essential tools for the management of Nursing care and the evaluation of response to care will be discussed. Introduction to Management: Philosophy, purpose and objectives. The health care delivery system: (National and International). Tools of management, Communication and interpersonal relationships. Interviewing skills concepts of guidance and counseling. Elements of nursing management Standards of nursing practice. Management of human and material resources, budgeting and staffing supervisory process. Concepts of evaluation, of clinical setting. Accountability and the role of research in practice.


Level of Study: 400 Level