One is about one searches bibliographical, of descriptive and exploratria nature, carried through by means of a data-collecting about the nurse as leader in the basic attention. For the elaboration of this research it was necessary to national consult works published in propagated scientific articles by means of the Internet and in books that treated on the subject. For the collection of data a revision of pertinent literature to publications of the area of health through the consultation of scientific articles and books was effected that contemplated the subject in the period of April the August of 2011. Words keys: Leadership; Nurse; Basic attention. ABSTRACT It is important that health workers, especially nurses, is fit and able you serves customers in view of to their problems and needs in health, adapting you the demands of the work market before the various technologies in health, both the light harsh.

Thus, we can highlight the rolls of nurses in primary care the professional a entrepreneur in the context of public health, this being the most qualified will be the position of leadership/leadership recognized by to other professionals and by the academic. Thus, we concluded that the nurses must have knowledge of the administration you be good to manager, it is essential you the union of theory (knowledge) with the practical day you day. Therefore, nurses UBS managers establish an effective relationship between the object and purpose of to their work process, IE, the management actions ploughs directed at meeting the health needs of the clientele. This is literature, descriptive and exploratory study, conducted through survey of dates about the nurse to leader in primary care. The will be preparation of this research was necessary you consult papers published in scientific papers nationally transmitted through the Internet and in books dealing on the subject. You collect dates we performed literature review of publications on health care by consulting scientific articles and books that included the subject in the period April you August 2011.