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Effective Leadership and Management in Nursing / Edition 7
     

Effective Leadership and Management in Nursing / Edition 7

by Eleanor J. Sullivan, Phillip J. Decker
 

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ISBN-10: 0135142636

ISBN-13: 9780135142639

Pub. Date: 08/15/2008

Publisher: Prentice Hall

The Seventh Edition of this award-winning textbook has been revised to reflect the changing health care arena, nursing realities, and current student priorities.

With valuable information for nursing students, nurses in clinical practice, and nurses in leadership positions, the book helps nurses acquire the skills that are essential in today’s dynamic

Overview

The Seventh Edition of this award-winning textbook has been revised to reflect the changing health care arena, nursing realities, and current student priorities.

With valuable information for nursing students, nurses in clinical practice, and nurses in leadership positions, the book helps nurses acquire the skills that are essential in today’s dynamic health care environment.

NEW TO THIS EDITION

NEW four-color design emphasizes essential content and enhances the study experience.

NEW chapter “Preventing Workplace Violence,” prepares students for threats inherent in the workplace today.

NEW section, Taking Care of Yourself, addresses students’ concerns about managing stress and pursuing a nursing career.

NEW chapter, Advancing Your Career, helps nurses envision their future, examine their potential, and take advantage of opportunities.

NEW expanded coverage throughout on patient safety.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780135142639
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
08/15/2008
Series:
Pearson Custom for Nursing Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
8.03(w) x 9.99(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

Part I Understanding Nursing Management And Organizations

Chapter 1 Introducing Nursing Management

Chapter 2 Designing Organizations

Chapter 3 Delivering Nursing Care

Chapter 4 Leading, Managing, Following

Chapter 5 Initiating and Implementing Change

Chapter 6 Managing and Improving Quality

Chapter 7 Understanding Power And Politics

Part II Learning Key Skills In Nursing Management

Chapter 8 Thinking Critically, Making Decisions, Solving Problems

Chapter 9 Communicating Effectively

Chapter 10 Delegating Successfully

Chapter 11 Building And Managing Teams

Chapter 12 Handling Conflict

Chapter 13 Managing Time

Part III Managing Resources

Chapter 14 Budgeting And Managing Fiscal Resources

Chapter 15 Recruiting And Selecting Staff

Chapter 16 Staffing and Scheduling

Chapter 17 Motivating And Developing Staff

Chapter 18 Evaluating Staff Performance

Chapter 19 Coaching, Disciplining, and Terminating Staff

Chapter 20 Reducing Turnover, Retaining Staff

Chapter 21 Managing Absenteeism and Other Staff Problems

Chapter 22 Preventing Workplace Violence

Chapter 23 Handling Collective-Bargaining Issues

Part IV Taking Care Of Yourself

Chapter 24 Managing Stress

Chapter 25 Advancing Your Career

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