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MSN Program Objectives

  1. Engage in advanced nursing practice based on the integration of nursing science, related sciences and humanities, current evidence, clinical experience and ethical principles.
  2. Lead in practice and education to improve healthcare quality, safety and patient outcomes across populations.
  3. Utilize health information systems and technology to support lifelong learning, ensure safe practice environments, optimize healthcare outcomes and promote patient self-management and care coordination.
  4. Advocate for and participate in policy development that improves the healthcare delivery system; including increasing access and decreasing health disparities.
  5. Participate in inter-professional collaboration to improve systems of care, and to optimize patient and population health outcomes.
  6. Appraise and apply culturally responsive patient-centered evidence-based practice for population health improvement and dissemination.
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