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Nurse leader impact

A review

Hughes, Victoria, DSN, RN

doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000554338.47637.23

The National Academy of Medicine has advocated for a new level of nursing leadership and recommends that efforts be made to “expand opportunities for nurses to lead and diffuse collaborative improvement efforts.” This article provides an overview of the literature published between 2008 and 2018 to showcase the impact of nurse leaders on nursing and patient outcomes.

Victoria Hughes is an assistant professor at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md.

The author has disclosed no financial relationships related to this article.

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