Signature Assignment Descriiption/Directions:
Choose one or more leadership topic(s) from your textbook or from a scholarly source from a previous discussion or assignment from this course and write
about its application to nursing practice. (Campbell, A. R., Layne, D., Scott, E., & Wei, H. (2020). Interventions to promote teamwork,
delegation and communication among registered nurses and nursing assistants: An integrative review. Journal of Nursing Management, 28(7), 1465-1472.)
Provide definitions, history/background, and major concepts of chosen topic. Describe the topic’s function in nursing practice by examining at least three
different nursing roles (for example, bedside nurse, public health nurse, CNO, unit manager, etc.). Discuss how the leadership topic can be used in your own
practice. Discuss your personal growth in regard to your chosen leadership topic. Evaluate personal strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats to your
Then, discuss the top three traits you feel makes a good nurse leader. Support your statements with examples from your practice experience and scholarly
Length: 1750 to 2000 words in length
Structure: Include a title page and reference page in APA format. These do not count towards the minimum word count for this assignment. Your essay must
include an introduction and a conclusion.
References: Use appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. A minimum of three scholarly
sources plus the textbook are required.
Rubric: This assignment uses a rubric for scoring. Please review it as part of your assignment preparation and again prior to submission to ensure you have
addressed its criteria at the highest level.