Financial Management for Nurse Managers: Merging the Heart with the Dollar: Merging the Heart with the Dollar
Author: Leger, J. Michael
Brand: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Number Of Pages: 314
Release Date: 03-08-2017
Details: Product Description Awarded First Place in the 2017 AJN Book of the Year Awards in Nursing Management and Leadership! Financial Management for Nurse Managers: Merging the Heart with the Dollar, Fourth Edition is a unique text that addresses the financial management issues faced by nurse leaders in a variety of settings, including hospitals, ambulatory/outpatient clinics, long-term care facilities, and home care. With an evidence-based and practical approach, it covers a wide-range of financial information, including healthcare finance, economics, budgeting, reimbursements, accounting, and financial strategies. Completely updated and revised, the Fourth Edition features a new, streamlined structure that concentrates on core financial management topics while condensing supplemental material. As a result, the text is organized into three parts: * Healthcare, the Economy, and Value-Based Purchasing * Budget Principles * Financial Strategies and Accounting Issues The Fourth Edition also focuses on bringing financial concepts to life for students with real-life applications in nursing practice. For instructors, it offers invaluable resources, such as staffing and budgeting practice activities. About the Author J. Michael Leger, PhD, MBA, RN, Assistant Professor, UTMB School of Nursing Dr. Janne Dunham-Taylor is currently a professor teaching nursing administration graduate courses at both master’s and doctoral levels. Previously she has been a head nurse, nursing supervisor, and director of nursing in a state hospital, a university hospital, and a teaching hospital. She has been a chair, an assistant dean and has held two acting dean positions, as well as being a chair, in university settings. She has taught nursing administration courses for 23 years. Her research has been concerned with transformational leadership at the CNO level nationally. She has numerous publications on various nursing administration topics.
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