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Cover of: Leadership roles and management functions in nursing by Bessie L. Marquis

Leadership roles and management functions in nursing
theory and application
6th ed.

Published by Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins in Philadelphia .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Decision making, problem solving, and critical thinking : requisites for successful leadership and management
Classical views of leadership and management
Twenty-first century thinking about leadership and management
Ethical issues
Legal and legislative issues
Patient, subordinate, and professional advocacy
Operational and strategic planning
Planned change
Time management
Fiscal planning
Career development : from new graduate to retirement
Organizational structure
Understanding organizational, political, and personal power
Organizing patient care
Employee recruitment, selection, placement, and indoctrination
Socializing and educating staff for team building
Staffing needs and scheduling policies
Creating a motivating climate
Organizational, interpersonal, and group communication
Managing conflict
Understanding collective bargaining, unionization, and employment laws
Quality control
Performance appraisal
Problem employees : rule breakers, marginal employees, and the chemically or psychologically impaired.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 362.17/3068
Library of Congress RT89 .M387 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination xviii, 654 p. :
Number of pages 654

ID Numbers

Open Library OL20914153M
ISBN 10 078177246X
ISBN 13 9780781772464
LC Control Number 2007040508
Library Thing 1530359
Goodreads 3828309


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