Handbook Of Nursing Leadership: Creative Skills For A Culture Of Safety / Edition 1

Handbook Of Nursing Leadership: Creative Skills For A Culture Of Safety / Edition 1

by Jeri A. Milstead, Elizabeth Furlong
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763734381

ISBN-13: 9780763734381

Pub. Date: 10/25/2005

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

This text provides a framework for the new nurse to launch a position as a leader in an environment that may be stressful and chaotic. Focusing on situations that require thinking about leadership in new and different ways, the text provides case scenarios of real-life situations for discussion. Interactive exercises help fine-tune the student’s critical…  See more details below

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This text provides a framework for the new nurse to launch a position as a leader in an environment that may be stressful and chaotic. Focusing on situations that require thinking about leadership in new and different ways, the text provides case scenarios of real-life situations for discussion. Interactive exercises help fine-tune the student’s critical thinking of creative solutions that establish a pattern to carry through the first years in practice toward a career of demonstrated leadership.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763734381
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
10/25/2005
Edition description:
1E
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
6.37(w) x 8.95(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Leadership3
Ch. 2Definitions21
Ch. 3Don't blame the victim or the whistle-blower27
Ch. 4Mediation31
Ch. 5Forgiveness37
Ch. 6Near misses41
Ch. 7Power45
Ch. 8Nonviolent communication53
Ch. 9Collaboration61
Ch. 10Negotiation71
Ch. 11Legal implications79
Ch. 12Legal definitions of delegation : practical implications85
Ch. 13Documentation : the bottom line89
Ch. 14Ethical dilemmas103
Ch. 15Transitioning from student to new graduate117
Ch. 16Professional organizations123
Ch. 17Unions : the good, the bad, the ugly129
Ch. 18Moving forward : back to graduate school133
Ch. 19Introduction141
Ch. 20Direct care in hospitals147
Ch. 21Nondirect care in hospitals159
Ch. 22Direct care outside of hospitals167
Ch. 23Nondirect care outside of hospitals179
Ch. 24Entrepreneur187
Ch. 25Policy, administration, organizations, and boards199
Ch. 26Volunteer and nursing-related activities209

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