BSN Program Outcomes:
Upon completion of the program, the graduate will be able to:
- Integrate the knowledge and science of nursing with the natural/behavioral sciences, the humanities and interprofessional education to provide holistic care for individuals, families, groups, communities or populations.
- Demonstrate the capacity to practice nursing using an evidence-based and theoretically guided framework.
- Model professional values as a nurse which reflect the integration of ethical and moral principles, social advocacy and legal standards in delivering quality care to all people.
- Utilize data from diverse sources with knowledge and skill in informatics and patient care technology to promote safety and optimal outcomes of care.
- Distinguish the components of nursing leadership and management as applied to healthcare organizations and healthy work environments.
- Model principles of self care while supporting the health and well being of diverse individuals, families, groups, communities or populations.
- Demonstrate basic knowledge of the issues concerning health care delivery to diverse individuals, families, groups, communities or populations.
MAINE NURSE CORE COMPETENCIES:
- Patient-Centered Care
- Evidence-Based Practice
- Teamwork and Collaboration
- Systems-Based Practice
- Informatics and Technology
- Quality Improvement
CORE COMPETENCIES FOR INTERPROFESSIONAL COLLABORATIVE PRACTICE:
- Values and ethics for interprofessional practice.
- Roles and responsibilities for collaborative practice
- Interprofessional communication
- Interprofessional teamwork and team-based care