Professional development needs

Write a 3-4 page analysis that assesses your professional development needs as a nurse leader.
Note: The assessments in this course build upon each other, so you are strongly encouraged to complete them in sequence. Show Less:
For professional nurse-leaders, effective communication skills are essential for interprofessional teamwork and collaboration. Kelly and Tazbir (2014) emphasize the importance of this interaction:
Interprofessional teamwork and collaboration among staff nurses and other disciplines in the health care setting are so critical to optimizing patient care safety and outcomes that they are a priority for most health care administrators. directors, and managers (p. 140).
Successful leadership strategies are based on a leaders strengths, the situation, the environment, and the stakeholders involved. Developing a plan for professional development is integral in developing leadership and management skills.
By successfully completing this assessment, you will demonstrate your proficiency in the following course competencies and assessment criteria: ‘Competency 1: Integrate key nursing leadership. management, and communication concepts into collaborative practice situations. ‘Differentiate between leadership and management. ‘Explain key nursing leadership, management, and communication concepts that facilitate collaboration and support inter-professional teams. ‘Describe a personal leadership and communication style. ‘Identify skills or areas for future professional development.