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Practical Leadership in Nursing and Health Care

A Multi-Professional Approach, 1st Edition

Edited by Suzanne Henwood


255 pages

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pub: 2014-04-07
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This multidisciplinary text is an essential introduction to leadership in health care, combining the underpinning theory with a practical approach to help you come to decisions and solutions in everyday practice.* Written in an accessible and easy to understand style by an international team of practitioners who will engage, inspire and empower you

Table of Contents

Introduction to Leadership. Practical Leadership in Nursing and Health Care. Understanding Self: Creating Your Vision. Models of Communication Excellence. The Art of Followership. Effective Leadership of Teams. Leading in Health Care: Challenging Boundaries and Leading and Change in Institutions. Second-Order Leadership. Inspiring Others to Follow Your Lead: Leading Change. Motivating and Engaging Others: Driving Practice Change. Learning from Experience. Coaching and Empowering Others. Setting Compelling Goals. Resilience. Conclusions and Moving Forward

About the Editor

Suzanne Henwood PhD MSc HDCR PGCE, Associate Professor and Programme Leader, Master of Health Science Programmes, Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand; Director, Henwood Associates, UK and New Zealand

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Health Care Delivery
MEDICAL / Nursing / General