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Author Marquis, Bessie L.

Title Leadership roles and management functions in nursing : theory and application / Bessie L. Marquis, Carol J. Huston.

Published Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed  362.173068 MARQ    AVAILABLE
Edition 5th ed.
Physical description xix, 723 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Decision making, problem solving, and critical thinking: requisites for successful leadership and management -- Introduction to management and management decision making -- Developing leadership -- Ethics, law, and advocacy -- Legal and legislative issues -- Patient, subordinate, and professional advocacy -- The planning hierarchy and strategic planning -- Planned change -- Time management -- Fiscal planning -- Career development -- Organizational structure -- Understanding organizational, political, and personal power -- Organizing patient care -- Preliminary staffing functions: employee recruitment, selection --
Placement, and indoctrination -- Meeting staff socialization and educational needs for team building -- Staffing needs and scheduling policies -- Creating a motivating climate -- Organizational, interpersonal, and group communication -- Delegation -- Managing conflict -- Understanding collective bargaining, unionization, and employment laws -- Quality control -- Performance appraisal -- Problem employees: rule breakers, marginal employees, and the chemically or mentally impaired.
Other author Huston, Carol Jorgensen.
Subject Nursing services -- Administration.
Nurse administrators.
ISBN 078179594X (alk. paper)