• Mission Statment

    The mission of Weber State University School of Nursing is to provide quality and safety education for nursing students who have the knowledge, skills and attitudes in the following:

    1. Patient Centered Care:  Recognize the patient or designee as the source of control and full partner in providing compassionate and coordinated care based on respect for patients’ preferences, values, and needs.
    2. Teamwork and Collaboration: Function effectively within nursing and inter-professional teams, fostering communication, mutual respect, and shared decision-making to achieve quality patient care.
    3. Evidence-based Practice: Integrate best current evidence with clinical expertise and patient/family preferences and values for delivery of optimal health care.
    4. Quality Improvement:  Use data to monitor the outcomes of care processes and use improvement methods to design and test changes to continuously improve the quality and safety of health care systems, including participating in healthcare policy.
    5. Patient Safety: Minimize risk of harm to patients and providers through both system effectiveness and individual performance
    6. Informatics:  Use information and technology to communicate, manage knowledge, mitigate error, and support decision making