Program Outcomes

The graduate of Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing:

  1. Integrates knowledge from liberal arts, sciences and nursing science as a basis for professional practice.
  2. Applies clinical reasoning, reflective practice and evidence-based practice in the provision of safe, quality holistic client-centered care.
  3. Communicates effectively and collaboratively in a professional practice.
  4. Uses information and technology to communicate, manage knowledge, mitigate error, and support decision making to achieve health care outcomes for clients.
  5. Provides effective nursing care that considers diverse values, cultures, perspectives and health practices.
  6. Demonstrates accountability for the delivery of standards-based nursing care that is consistent with moral, altruistic, legal, ethical, regulatory, humanistic and social justice principles.
  7. Uses principles of stewardship and leadership effectively and efficiently to influence the practice environment and improve health outcomes.
  8. Demonstrates awareness of and responsiveness to the larger context of the healthcare system, and effectively call on system resources to provide care that is of optimal quality and value.
  9. Demonstrates commitment to the nursing profession through the comportment of professional values and standards.