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Managing Change in Healthcare: Using Action Research / Edition 1
     

Managing Change in Healthcare: Using Action Research / Edition 1

by Paul Parkin
 

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ISBN-10: 1412922593

ISBN-13: 9781412922593

Pub. Date: 05/18/2009

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The management of change in the context of new policy directives and agendas is a critical issue for healthcare practitioners. All professionals – not just managers - need to develop and implement new services designed to bring patients into the centre of healthcare delivery. This book looks at the leadership, interpersonal, and management skills needed to

Overview

The management of change in the context of new policy directives and agendas is a critical issue for healthcare practitioners. All professionals – not just managers - need to develop and implement new services designed to bring patients into the centre of healthcare delivery. This book looks at the leadership, interpersonal, and management skills needed to manage such change effectively within multi-professional healthcare settings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412922593
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/18/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Healthcare - A Changing Environment
Action Research as a Strategy for Implementing Change
The Social Context of Change
Management in Healthcare - Theory and Practice
Leadership in Health Care
Approaches to Change
Organizational and Professional Cultures in Healthcare
Organizational Analysis and Learning
Reactions to Change 1 - Resistance
Reactions to Change 2 - Conflict
Strategies for Implementing Change

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