Role As A Nurse Leader

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According to Curran & Totten (2010), mission statement that above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. In acknowledgment of this commitment, we strive to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare in the communities we serve. In striving towards our mission, we believe the following value statements are essential and timeless. We recognize and affirm the unique and intrinsic worth of each individual. We treat all those we serve with compassion and kindness.

Role as a Nurse Leader In order to achieve the organizational goals in our institution, the fundamental role as a nurse leader is to define the organizational goals to your subordinates initially. Formulate strategic plans and organize the staff to achieve the expected goals through the execution of programs. Effective communication and decision making are an essential skill for a nurse leader. About the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas
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The Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center serves as the primary health care provider for almost 130,000 veterans in southeast Texas. Veterans from around the country are referred to the MEDVAMC for specialized diagnostic care, radiation therapy, surgery, and medical treatment including cardiovascular surgery, gastrointestinal endoscopy, nuclear medicine, ophthalmology, and treatment of spinal cord injury and diseases. Almost 4,000 health care professionals provide high quality care to our Veterans. For…
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