A Nurse's Survival Guide to Leadership and Management on the Ward

A Nurse's Survival Guide to Leadership and Management on the Ward

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Are you managing other people? If so, you will find this an indispensable guide to situations and problems faced by ward managers, sisters and charge nurses today. This new edition retains the book's practical approach, providing hints and tips on cutting through bureaucracy to ensure patient care remains uppermost on your agenda. This book will help you to: manage your time; create a positive work environment; ensure care is patient-centred; manage your budget; be politically aware; and, manage difficult staff and situations.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 122 x 184 x 14mm | 322.05g
  • Elsevier Health Sciences
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0702045837
  • 9780702045837
  • 897,945

Table of contents

1 - Be Clear About The Role Of Ward Manager 2 - Manage Your Time 3 - Create A Positive Working Environment 4 - Manage Staff Performance 5 - Make Sure Care Is Patient-Centred 6 - Manage Your Budget 7 - Improve Quality And Safety 8 - Instigate A Rolling Recruitment Programme 9 - Be Politically Aware 10 - Look After Yourself 11 - Be A Good Role Model 12 - Manage Your Manager 13 - Manage Difficult Situations 14 - Manage Difficult Team Members 15 - Get The Best Advice 16 - Question External Directivesshow more