Managing and Supporting People in Health Care - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780702025532

Managing and Supporting People in Health Care

1st Edition

Six Steps to Effective Management Series

Authors: Julie Hyde Michael Cook
Print ISBN: 9780702025532
Imprint: Bailièrre Tindall
Published Date: 9th February 2004
Page Count: 256


Because human resources are a significant aspect of health care budgets, the attraction and retention of quality staff remains a pressing concern. This book addresses the issue directly and provides both a theoretical framework and extensive practical guidance on the importance of managing and supporting people in health care services.

Table of Contents

The influence of culture on the health care environment. The supportive and facilitative manager. Leadership and managing change . Evaluating yours and others performance . Maintaining the workforce . Managing in the working environment . Maintaining shared governance . Developing a self directed team . Dealing with the incompetent practitioner . Multi-professional and collaborative working . Managing and supporting yourself and your staff . The importance of networking. Professional development. Career management.


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About the Author

Julie Hyde

Affiliations and Expertise

Education, Policy and Management Consultant, UK

Michael Cook

Affiliations and Expertise

Deputy Head of Education and Development, East of Englan Strategic Health Authority, East of England Multi-Professional Deanery, Cambridge, UK