The Professional Practice of Nursing Administration / Edition 2

The Professional Practice of Nursing Administration / Edition 2

by Lillian M. Simms
     
 

ISBN-10: 0827349653

ISBN-13: 9780827349650

Pub. Date: 10/28/1993

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This breakthrough text takes a unique, integrateed approach to nursing administration. It focuses on the nurse executive as a manager, motivator, teacher and learner who creates the organizational environment in which effective, reasearch-based clinical practice can occur.  See more details below

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This breakthrough text takes a unique, integrateed approach to nursing administration. It focuses on the nurse executive as a manager, motivator, teacher and learner who creates the organizational environment in which effective, reasearch-based clinical practice can occur.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827349650
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/28/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
506
Product dimensions:
7.87(w) x 9.84(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contributorsix
Forewordxi
Prefacexiii
Part 1A Framework for the Practice of Nursing Administration1
Chapter 1Integrated Professional Nursing Administration in Diverse Settings3
Chapter 2Nursing Theories and Conceptual Models22
Chapter 3Evolving Theories of Management45
Chapter 4Professional Practice Models65
Chapter 5The Person in a Leadership Role80
Part 2The Context of Nursing Administrative Practice105
Chapter 6Through the Looking Glass: Making Sense of Organizations107
Chapter 7Blending Clinical Practice with Organizational Design124
Chapter 8Community and Rural Practice Settings140
Chapter 9Organizational Culture157
Chapter 10Nursing as a Business179
Part 3Essential Competencies in Practice Settings195
Chapter 11Strategic Planning197
Chapter 12Receptivity to Change and Innovation207
Chapter 13Effective Communication227
Chapter 14Conflict Management247
Chapter 15Humor in Administration267
Part 4Facilitating Professional Nursing Practice285
Chapter 16Ethical Decision Making and Moral Judgments287
Chapter 17Integrated Quality Management304
Chapter 18Advancing Nursing Research in a Professional Practice Climate318
Chapter 19Mobilizing Nursing Resources330
Chapter 20Mentoring and Networking351
Part 5Building and Discovering Resources373
Chapter 21Building Effective Work Groups375
Chapter 22Personal and Group Empowerment391
Chapter 23Creating and Managing Fiscal Resources411
Chapter 24Computer Information Systems and Productivity Management436
Chapter 25Nurse Staffing and Scheduling459
Part 6Current and Emerging Challenges481
Chapter 26Impact of Aging on Nursing Practice Patterns483
Chapter 27Beyond Managed Care: Person-Centered Care499
Chapter 28Collective Action--Labor Relations515
Chapter 29Facilities Planning for Diverse Health Care Delivery Settings527
Chapter 30Marketing Nursing and Nursing Services546
Part 7Working in the Year 2000565
Chapter 31Managing a Culturally Diverse Workforce567
Chapter 32Assistive Technology583
Chapter 33Nursing Economics and Politics in a Global Economy600
Chapter 34Beyond Integrating Practice, Education, and Research: The Next Steps615
AppendicesExamples of Community Nursing Businesses
APersonalized Nursing Corporation and Well-Being Institute630
BPursuit Health Formulas634
CWellspring Counseling642
DInsight Telehealth Systems, Inc.652
EParish Nursing654
FReflections on My Journey to Private Practice659
Index671

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