Catalogue


Today's nursing leader : managing, succeeding, excelling /
edited by Marilyn Klainberg, Kathleen M. Dirschel.
imprint
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2010.
description
xii, 324 p. : ill.
ISBN
0763755966, 9780763755966
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imprint
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2010.
isbn
0763755966
9780763755966
contents note
Delegation / Christine Coughlin -- Financial management / Patrick R. Coonan -- Health policy / David M. Keepnews -- Preparation for leadership: legal and regulatory considerations for safe patient care / Jerelyn Peixoto Weiss -- Data management and informatics: using information technology to support advancing nursing practice / Patricia Eckardt -- Caring for the nurses who provide patient care / Bonnie Ewing and Marie Hayden-Miles -- Creating a culture of care for the maturing nurse / Stephen Paul Holzemer -- Spiritual leadership in nursing: leading with "spirit" in a changing healthcare environment / Sharon R. Kowalchuk.
Experiential drivers of leadership / Kathleen M. Dirschel -- An historical overview of nursing / Marilyn Klainberg -- Educational drivers to leadership / Kathleen M. Dirschel -- Leadership theories / Mary T. Hickey -- Leadership and management in nursing practice / Veronica Arikian -- Professional organizations, quality care standards, and ethics / Marilyn Klainberg -- The nurse leader and teams / Deborah Ambrosio Mawhirter-- Nursing leadership and assumptions / Barbara Stevens Barnum -- Time management and critical thinking / Marilyn Klainberg -- Your first job: ready, set, go: you have graduated, now what? / Marilyn Klainberg -- Trends and issues in health care / Marilyn Klainberg --
catalogue key
7318474
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Main Description
This unique text is the perfect fit for management and leadership programs. It covers the traditional topicsand is framed by the authors personal message and looks beyond traditional students and discuss the many ways that nurses can become leaders and th
Main Description
Perfect for BSN Courses! This unique text is the perfect fit for courses in nursing management and leadership or for nursing capstone courses. It takes traditional topics and frames them within the authorsrs" personal approach based on years of preparing students for professional nursing practice. This book also discusses the many ways that nurses can become leaders, as well as the many roles they can take. The material has been organized and written especially for todayrs"s students and uses real-life vignettes to showcase leadership and humanize nursing leaders. The book covers such specific topics such as IT best practices, leadership theories, legal aspects, and development of strong leadership. The questions at the end of each chapter help focus the student to key points in the book and topics are intended to spark interest and encourage students to pursue leadership roles. Key Features Include: Chapter Purposes and Objectives Chapter Outlines References End of Chapter Questions Vignettes Values Clarification Activity Internet Resources Recommended Readings Accompanied by Instructor's Resources!
Main Description
This unique text is the perfect fit for management and leadership programs. It covers the traditional topicsand is framed by the authors personal message and looks beyond traditional students and discuss the many ways that nurses can become leaders and the many leadership roles they can take.

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