Student Learning Outcomes
Learning outcomes for the Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice
- Program graduates will be able to apply physiological, safety, and organizational
theories to promote patient safety, enhance quality care, and improve nurse anesthesia
- Program graduates will be able to analyze and synthesize relevant scientific literature
and apply results to improve nurse anesthesia practice and patient care outcomes in
a culturally sensitive manner.
- Program graduates will be able to communicate effectively with patients, families,
the public, and other health professionals.
- Program graduates will demonstrate leadership skills to meet the challenges of increasingly
complex health care and educational environments impacting nurse anesthetists.
- Program graduates will develop effective strategies for managing ethical dilemmas
inherent in anesthesia patient care and the workplace.
- Program graduates will employ teaching and learning principles for the nurse anesthetist
in educating and counseling individuals, families, students in training, and groups.
- Program graduates will demonstrate nurse anesthesia scholarship through presentations,
publications, leadership activities and collaboration with other disciplines.