(Solution) NR 351 Week 1 Discussion: Nurse of the Future Nursing Core Competencies©


This week’s graded discussion topic relates to the following Course Outcomes (COs).

  • CO2: Demonstrate leadership strategies that promote safety and improve quality in nursing practice and increase collaboration with other disciplines when planning patient-centered care within systems-based practice. (PO2)


Now that you have examined the Nurse of the Future Nursing Core Competencies©, why do you think these competencies were selected? Which two of the 10 competencies will be most important to your future nursing practice, and why?



The Massachusetts Nurse of the Future Nursing Core Competencies(©) plays a pivotal role in expanding the Institute of Medicine’s core competencies for all health care professionals and the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses competencies for quality and safety to define the expectations for all professional nurses of the future.  In this perspective, The Massachusetts Nurse of the Future Nursing Core Competencies defines the knowledge, attitude, as well as skills required as the minimal expectations for initial nursing practice after completion of a prelicensure professional nursing education program (Massachusetts Department of Higher Education Nursing Initiative, 2016). These competencies are typically integrated into new models for seamless, coordinated nursing curriculum and transition into practice (Hood, 2018).  The 10 competencies have been….Please click the icon below to purchase full answer at only $5