The Australian Nurse Practitioner is expected to be a clinical leader with capacity to work both effectively and appropriately within multidisciplinary teams in the delivery of quality health care services. The purpose of this assessment requires you to use your research, communication and digital literacy skills to inform and develop your clinical leadership role as a Nurse Practitioner. Assessment task: There are two parts to this assessment including:
1. Part A: Professional media presentation (equivalent to 1000 words)
2. Part B: An academic paper (equivalent to 1500 words) *Detailed instructions about the two parts of this assessment task are presented on the next page. Unit learning outcomes and Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes This assessment task provides you with the opportunity to demonstrate the following Unit Learning outcomes and Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes.
Unit Learning Outcomes
1. Identify leadership styles, mentorship, effective communication and negotiation abilities and capacities, conflict management relationship building and boundary management role and responsibilities of the Nurse Practitioner, in the continuum of care including prescribing of medicines and specific for the specialty practice of the clinical domain of practice, including referral and collaboration with other health professionals.
2. Develop a clinical leadership role through collaborative relationships with colleagues and other health professional, supported by effective communication, conflict resolution; negotiation and consultation skills.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities: appropriate to the level of study related to a discipline or profession.
GLO3: Digital literacy: using technologiesto find, use and disseminate information.
GLO4: Critical thinking: evaluating information using critical and analytical thinking and judgment.
GLO5: Problem solving: creating solutions to authentic (real world and ill-defined) problems.
GLO6: Self-management: working and learning independently, and taking responsibility for personal actions.