Catalogue


The emotionally intelligent nurse leader /
Mae Taylor Moss.
edition
1st ed.
imprint
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2005.
description
xviii, 328 p.
ISBN
078795988X (alk. paper)
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Book
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imprint
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2005.
isbn
078795988X (alk. paper)
contents note
An age-old, new kind of nursing intelligence -- Emotions in a techno-illogical age -- Emotional intelligence and leadership -- Leaders who create -- Leaders who share a vision -- Leaders who set an example -- Downloading: honing emotional intelligence -- Uploading: coaching emotional intelligence -- Weathering a crash: conflict resolution in the health care environment -- Shaping the work environment and culture -- Rebuilding and upending the hierarchical pyramid -- The future of emotional intelligence for nursing leadership.
catalogue key
5842174
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-297) and indexes.
A Look Inside
About the Author
Author Affiliation
Mae Taylor Moss is vice president of operations at Accordant Health Services, a disease management organization based in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Reviews
Review Quotes
"Nurse leaders with emotional intelligence are in high demand in today's environment. Mae Taylor Moss has drawn from her wide experience to create this exceptional resource for understanding the concepts and practical application of emotional intelligence for nurses who want to succeed in their challenging roles." --Marjorie Beyers, RN, PhD, FAAN, former executive director, American Organization of Nurse Executives"Mae Taylor Moss brings together her firsthand knowledge of the nursing profession and her considerable knowledge of emotional intelligence. The result is a book that conveys both scientific scholarship and practical wisdom for present and future nurse leaders." --John D. Mayer, professor of psychology, University of New Hampshire ?Peter Salovey, Chris Argyris Professor of Psychology; dean, Graduate School of Arts and Science, Yale University
"Nurse leaders with emotional intelligence are in high demand in today's environment. Mae Taylor Moss has drawn from her wide experience to create this exceptional resource for understanding the concepts and practical application of emotional intelligence for nurses who want to succeed in their challenging roles." --Marjorie Beyers, RN, PhD, FAAN, former executive director, American Organization of Nurse Executives "Mae Taylor Moss brings together her firsthand knowledge of the nursing profession and her considerable knowledge of emotional intelligence. The result is a book that conveys both scientific scholarship and practical wisdom for present and future nurse leaders." --John D. Mayer, professor of psychology, University of New Hampshire Peter Salovey, Chris Argyris Professor of Psychology; dean, Graduate School of Arts and Science, Yale University
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Summaries
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The Emotionally Intelligent Nurse Leade r offers nurse managers, health care leaders, and emerging leaders a useful guide for identifying, using, and regulating their emotions (emotional intelligence). As the author clearly demonstrates, harnessing the power of emotional intelligence can transform the work environment and the nursing profession as a whole. This important resource combines a strong theoretical base with illustrative case examples and practical insights. Every day, nurse leaders must resolve conflict, form alliances, and coach others in a complicated health care environment. Each chapter in this book is designed to help these professionals identify, understand, and hone the skills of emotional intelligence--skills that will bolster the nurse professional's ability to lead effectively. The Emotionally Intelligent Nurse Leader explores how to invent an emotionally sensitive workplace culture, upend the hierarchy--making leaders more responsive and line employees more responsible--and visualize and create an emotionally intelligent workplace.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This classroom text will help nurse managers, leaders and emerging leaders see that identifying, using and regulating their emotions can transform nursing and the nursing environment.
Main Description
Published in collaboration with the American Organization of Nurse Executives in Chicago, The Emotionally Intelligent Leader in Nursing shows nurse managers, leaders and emerging leaders how to identify, use, and regulate their emotions (emotional intelligence) to transform nursing and the nursing work environment. It explores how to create an emotionally sensitive workplace culture, how to make leaders more responsive and line employees responsible, and how to visualize and create an emotionally intelligent workplace.
Main Description
The Emotionally Intelligent Nurse Leader offers nurse managers, health care leaders, and emerging leaders a useful guide for identifying, using, and regulating their emotions (emotional intelligence). As the author clearly demonstrates, harnessing the power of emotional intelligence can transform the work environment and the nursing profession as a whole. This important resource combines a strong theoretical base with illustrative case examples and practical insights. Every day, nurse leaders must resolve conflict, form alliances, and coach others in a complicated health care environment. Each chapter in this book is designed to help these professionals identify, understand, and hone the skills of emotional intelligence--skills that will bolster the nurse professional's ability to lead effectively. The Emotionally Intelligent Nurse Leader explores how to invent an emotionally sensitive workplace culture, upend the hierarchy┬żmaking leaders more responsive and line employees more responsible┬żand visualize and create an emotionally intelligent workplace.
Main Description
The Emotionally Intelligent Nurse Leade r offers nurse managers, health care leaders, and emerging leaders a useful guide for identifying, using, and regulating their emotions (emotional intelligence). As the author clearly demonstrates, harnessing the power of emotional intelligence can transform the work environment and the nursing profession as a whole. This important resource combines a strong theoretical base with illustrative case examples and practical insights. Every day, nurse leaders must resolve conflict, form alliances, and coach others in a complicated health care environment. Each chapter in this book is designed to help these professionals identify, understand, and hone the skills of emotional intelligence--skills that will bolster the nurse professional's ability to lead effectively. The Emotionally Intelligent Nurse Leader explores how to invent an emotionally sensitive workplace culture, upend the hierarchy making leaders more responsive and line employees more responsible and visualize and create an emotionally intelligent workplace.
Table of Contents
Prefacep. ix
About the Authorp. xi
Introductionp. xiii
Understanding Emotional Intelligence
An Age-Old, New Kind of Nursing Intelligencep. 3
Emotions in a Techno-Illogical Agep. 20
Emotional Intelligence and Leadershipp. 42
Intelligently Creating, Sharing a Vision, and Setting an Example
Leaders Who Createp. 69
Leaders Who Share a Visionp. 93
Leaders Who Set an Examplep. 119
Intelligent Transfer of Information
Downloading: Honing Emotional Intelligencep. 141
Uploading: Coaching Emotional Intelligencep. 163
Weathering a Crash: Conflict Resolution in the Health Care Environmentp. 184
Changing the Culture of Nursing and the Organization
Shaping the Work Environment and Culturep. 215
Rebuilding and Upending the Hierarchical Pyramidp. 238
The Future of Emotional Intelligence for Nursing Leadershipp. 262
Referencesp. 279
Name Indexp. 299
Subject Indexp. 307
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