Table 4

Actions effective clinical nursing leaders can do (N=296)

Influence organisational policy.3.951.01
Influence the way clinical care is delivered.4.000.99
Participate in staff development education.4.060.94
Provide valuable staff support.4.050.90
Initiate innovations in practice.4.000.99
Lead change and service improvement.4.070.90
Encourage initiative, involvement and innovation from coworkers.4.020.91
Encourage and lead service improvement.3.971.00