Completion of class NUR/587 Leadership and Management in Nursing and Health Care
05/03/2014 - 05/05/2014
Maintain charge nurse position
05/04/2014 - 12/31/2014
NUR/544 Population-Focused Health Care
05/13/2014 - 06/23/2014
NUR/598 Research Utilization Project
07/01/2014 - 08/11/2014
NUR/590B Nursing Practicum-B
08/19/2014 - 09/01/2014
Completion of the practicum project and the 60 required hours.
HCS/588 Measuring Performance Standards
09/09/2014 - 10/20/2014
HCS/545 Health Law and Ethics
10/28/2014 - 12/08/2014
Final class completed followed by MSN graduation
Master of Science in Nursing completion
12/09/2014 - 12/10/2014
Applying and obtaining a position of leadership or management
01/01/2015 - 01/01/2020
Personal improvement objectives
This author plans on continuing his MSN education with an expected graduation time frame of December 2014. This author's objective in the next five years is to obtain a position within the emergency department management and eventually move up the chain of command with a position in administration such as a CNO.
An action plan with time frames
This author will continue to work toward the completion of the next five courses that remains in this MSN program including the practicum. Please refer to the above timeline for specific time frames.
Strategies for achieving your objectives
This author plans on maintaining the ongoing educational process and build the needed credentials in order to achieve the intended objectives and goals. The strategy steps is shown within the above timeline.
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