Leadership and Management in Nursing

Leadership and Management in Nursing

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For undergraduate courses in Nursing Leadership and Management. This text offers an easy-to-read approach to leadership and management principles through case studies and student exercises. The new edition covers new trends such as gender and cultural issues, work place violence, informatics, and the impact of legislation on the nursing profession.show more

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  • Paperback | 344 pages
  • 175.26 x 226.06 x 20.32mm | 453.59g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • index
  • 0130617776
  • 9780130617774

Table of contents

I. LEADERSHIP. 1. The New Health Care System: Challenge to Nursing Leadership. 2. Leadership Theory. 3. Interactive Processes of Leadership: Communication and Group Process. 4. Decision Making and Conflict Management. 5. The Ethical Responsibility of the Nurse Leader. II. AN OVERVIEW OF ORGANIZATIONS AND MANAGEMENT. 6. Organization and Management Theory. 7. Overview of Nursing Management. 8. Delegation: The Manager's Tool. III. SPECIAL RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE MANAGER. 9. Maintaining Standards. 10. Motivation in the Work Setting. 11. Monitoring and Improving Performance. 12. Legal Issues in the Workplace. 13. Managing Change. IV. MANAGING RESOURCES. 14. Managing Resources: The Staff. 15. Managing Resources: Time. 16. Managing Resources: The Budget. 17. Informatics in Nursing. Index.show more

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