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Effective Leadership and Management in Nursing

by Pearson
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Author: Sullivan, Eleanor

Brand: Pearson

Edition: 9

Binding: Paperback

Format: Illustrated

Number Of Pages: 432

Release Date: 01-05-2017

Details: Product Description For courses in nursing management in programs including baccalaureate degrees in generic and BSN completion, and graduate-level nursing programs; for education departments in health care organizations; for nurses in clinical practice who aspire to leadership; and for nurses already in leadership positions.   More than ever before, today’s rapidly changing, volatile healthcare environment demands highly developed management skills and superb leadership. Effective Leadership and Management in Nursing will help both practicing and student nurses manage successfully today, as well as into the future. This book combines practicality with conceptual understanding, tapping expertise of contributors from many relevant disciplines, especially healthcare management professionals. Updated to reflect the current state of healthcare, the Ninth Edition offers new or expanded coverage of the Affordable Care Act; evolving models of healthcare; cultural and gender diversity; quality management; emotional leadership; social media; harassing, bullying, and lack of civility in healthcare; emergency preparedness for terrorism, disasters, and mass shootings; and prevention of workplace violence. Two new chapters round out this award-winning text: “Understanding Legal and Ethical Issues” and “Imagining the Future.” From the Back Cover The essential information and key skills nurses need to become effective managers and leaders More than ever before, today’s rapidly changing, volatile healthcare environment demands highly developed management skills and superb leadership. Effective Leadership and Management in Nursing will help both practicing and student nurses manage successfully today, as well as into the future. This book combines practicality with conceptual understanding, tapping expertise of contributors from many relevant disciplines, especially healthcare management professionals. Updated to reflect the current state of healthcare, the Ninth Edition offers new or expanded coverage of the Affordable Care Act; evolving models of healthcare; cultural and gender diversity; quality management; emotional leadership; social media; harassing, bullying, and lack of civility in healthcare; emergency preparedness for terrorism, disasters, and mass shootings; and prevention of workplace violence. Two new chapters round out this award-winning text: “Understanding Legal and Ethical Issues” and “Imagining the Future.” About the Author Eleanor J. Sullivan, PhD, RN, FAAN, is theformer dean of nursing at the University of Kansas, past president of SigmaTheta Tau International, and prior editor of the Journal of Professional Nursing. Dr. Sullivan is known for herpublications in nursing, including this award-winning textbook and Becoming Influential: A Guide for Nurses. Dr. Sullivan has served on the board of directors of the AmericanAssociation of Colleges of Nursing, testified before the U.S. Senate, served ona National Institutes of Health council, presented papers to internationalaudiences, been quoted in ChicagoTribune, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, andRolling Stone Magazine, and named to "Who's Who in Health Care" by Kansas City Business Journal. In addition to continuing to write for nurses, she is also a  mystery author. Her latest series is set in 1830s Zoar, Ohio, a village settled by her ancestors after their escape from religious persecution in Germany. The series feature a midwife, her cabinet-maker husband, and the town's leader, Eleanor's distant grandfather. The stories--and the murders in them--are fictitious; the town and its history are real! Coming in 2017 is the third book in the series, Tree of Heaven. Graven Images and Cover Her Body are the first two. Connect with her at EleanorSullivan.com

Package Dimensions: 9.9 x 8.0 x 1.3 inches

Languages: English