Role Transition to Patient Care Management / Edition 1

Role Transition to Patient Care Management / Edition 1

by Marlene K. Strader, Mary A. Boyd, Philip J. Decker

ISBN-10: 083856996X

ISBN-13: 9780838569962

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

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Table of Contents

1Trends and Issues Affecting Patient Care Management3
Cost Containment and Reimbursement in Canada9
2Career Development22
Furthering Your Education in Canada53
3Role Transition to the Workplace57
Role Configuration and Licensure in Canada75
Licensure and Registration in Canada77
Ancillary Personnel in the Canadian Healthcare System84
4Nurses' Rights at Work94
Nurses' Rights at Work in Canada118
Collective Bargaining Rights120
5Legal Implications of Delivery of Patient Care129
Licensure and Accreditation of Healthcare Agencies in Canada131
6Approaches to Delivery of Patient Care164
7Quality Improvement in Healthcare184
8The Planning Process217
9The Organizing Process244
10The Leading Process277
11The Controlling Process305
12Critical Thinking337
13Understanding Healthcare Organizations373
Types of Healthcare Systems in Canada387
14Making the System Work407
15Communication with Patients, Families, Healthcare Providers, and Diverse Cultures429
Communication with Families in Canada454
16Professionalism: Attitude, Image, and Action465

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