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Nursing Leadership and Management : Concepts and Practice

Nursing Leadership and Management : Concepts and Practice - 4th edition

ISBN13: 978-0803606098

Cover of Nursing Leadership and Management : Concepts and Practice 4TH 01 (ISBN 978-0803606098)
ISBN13: 978-0803606098
ISBN10: 0803606095
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Edition/Copyright: 4TH 01
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Published: 2001
International: No

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Nursing Leadership and Management : Concepts and Practice - 4TH 01 edition

ISBN13: 978-0803606098

Ruth N. Ed. Tappen and Christine E. Ed. Lynn

ISBN13: 978-0803606098
ISBN10: 0803606095
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 4TH 01
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.

Published: 2001
International: No
Summary

The new edition of this popular book provides a strong foundation in leadership and management for students and nurses practicing in today's changing health care environment. The role of the nurse professional as leader and manager in acute care, community, and long-term settings is examined.

  • Expanded coverage of changes in the health care delivery system, including new approaches to the delivery of nursing care
  • New content on career development, ethics, cultural diversity, and other workplace issues; also includes management information on such issues as latex allergy, violence, and drug-resistant hospital-acquired infections
  • New chapter on informatics
  • Discussion of the influence of economics on health care delivery
  • The influence of changes in the demographics in the workplace on management is discussed; topics include cultural diversity, changes in families, and new information on gender differences in communication
  • Case studies, one for each chapter, illustrate ''real-life'' situations intended to stimulate critical thinking
  • Three new features:
  • ''Test Yourself'' at the beginning of each chapter allows the reader to assess and identify how much information he/she has about the topic from personal life experience
  • ''Consider This'' throughout the text presents alternative, possibly controversial, items by illustrating what has happened to a particular person or organization by using the principles described in the text
  • ''Notes and Quotes'' appear throughout the text to highlight helpful hints, interesting facts, and notable quotes
  • Key terms are bolded and highlighted in sentence where they are defined

Author Bio

Tappen, Ruth M. : Florida Atlantic University

Lynn, Christine E. : Florida Atlantic University

Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction
1. Studying Leadership and Management
2. Conceptual Base for Leadership and Management

Part 2: Leadership in Nursing
3. Components of Effective Leadership
4. Advanced Communication Skills: Conflict and Negotiation
5. Dynamics of Working Groups and Teams
6. Leading Business Meetings
7. Diversity in the Workplace
8. Time Management
9. Critically Reflective Thinking and Problem Solving
10. Teaching Change

Part 3: Nursing Management
11. Components of Effective Management
12. Systems for Providing Care
13. Directing and Organizing Patient Care
14. Individual Evaluation Procedures
15. Managing a Budget
16. Informatics and Nursing Management
17. Planning

Part 4: The Workplace
18. Workplace Health and Safety
19. Organizational Dynamics
20. Quality Improvement
21. Workplace Ethics
22. Power, Empowerment, and Political Influence
23. Political and Economic Issues in Health Care

Part 5: Career Development
24. Obtaining a Position
25. Career Planning

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