Managing the Health Care Professional / Edition 1

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Managing The Health Care Professional Goes Beyond Standard Management Theory To Give You A Clear Picture Of The Characteristics That Make Professionals Unique As Employees And Thus Deserving Of Treatment That Addresses Their Professionalism. Under The Guidance Of Best-Selling Author Charles R. Mcconnell, This Practical, Results-Oriented, How-To Guide Identifies Specific Points Of Departure In How Professionals Approach The Job, How They Relate To Their Organization And Its Objectives, And How They Respond To A Manager's Leadership, And Other Aspects That Make Them Unique.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780763731304
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 3/28/2004
  • Edition description: 1E
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 252
  • Product dimensions: 6.08 (w) x 8.98 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 The Professional Defined: Traditionally, Legally, and Practically 1
Ch. 2 Professional Employees in the Health Care Organization 15
Ch. 3 From School to the Real World 41
Ch. 4 The Professional and the Nonprofessional: Where Is the Line? 49
Ch. 5 Professional Behavior and Professional Treatment 61
Ch. 6 Professional Mobility: Up, Across, or Out? 73
Ch. 7 Motivation and the Professional 89
Ch. 8 Appraising the Professional's Performance 107
Ch. 9 Day-to-Day Management of the Professional Employee 137
Ch. 10 The Professional as a Manager 163
Ch. 11 Unionization and the Professional 181
Ch. 12 Cases: Managing the Healthcare Professional 207
Index 245
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