Clueless? Feel Like a Dummy? Get Demystified!
This new addition to the Demystified series offers practical,easy-to-understand management advice, whether you're a nursing student,nurse, or another type of medical facility administrator facedwith the challenge of managing and motivating a staff.
Find out what it takes to MOVE into MANAGEMENT
Are you looking to take your nursing career to the next level but don't know where to begin? Nurse Management Demystified is the perfect starting point. You'll find it's an effective and enlightening way to find out what it really takes to succeed in this challenging profession.
First, you'll learn about nursing care delivery models, staffing, delegation, and supervision. Next, you'll cover communication and conflict resolution, legal issues, healthcare economics, budgeting, and financial management. Other topics covered include unions, nursing informatics, and time and risk management. Featuring end-of-chapter quizzes, this book will give you a thorough overview of the field of nurse management in no time at all.
This easy-to-follow guide gives you:
- An inside look at the many responsibilities of a nurse manager
- Tips for applying the techniques in the book in real-life clinical situations
- A quiz at the end of each chapter to reinforce learning and pinpoint weaknesses
- A time-saving approach to performing better on an exam or at work!
Approachable enough for a beginner, but informative enough for a pro, Nurse Management Demystified is your shortcut to finding out all about this demanding yet rewarding healthcare career.
Chapter 1: The Evolving Healthcare Delivery System
Chapter 2: Nursing Leadership and Management
Chapter 3: Nursing Care Delivery Models and Staffing
Chapter 4: Delegation and Supervision
Chapter 5: Effective Communication and Conflict Resolution
Chapter 6: Policy
Chapter 7: Legal Issues
Chapter 8: Healthcare Economics
Chapter 9: Budget Planning and Financial Management
Chapter 10: Unions, Management, and Employee Relations
Chapter 11: Time Management
Chapter 12: Nursing Informatics and Measurement
Chapter 13: Risk Management
Chapter 14: Managing Scarce Resources