Nursing Management Secrets - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781560535294

Nursing Management Secrets

1st Edition

Authors: Polly Zimmermann
Paperback ISBN: 9781560535294
Imprint: Hanley & Belfus
Published Date: 22nd March 2002
Page Count: 243

Table of Contents

MANAGEMENT ROLE DIFFERENCES
Beginning the New Role
Management and Leadership Styles
Office Management
Time Management
Managing Meetings

PLANNING AND ORGANIZING
Fitting within the Organization
Managing Change
Managing Budgets
Staffing Budgets
Interacting within Management
Managed Care Concerns
Business Strategy

STAFFING
Recruitment and Retention
Student Nurse Extern Programs
New Graduate Nurses
Staff Hiring
Orientation and Socialization of New Employees
Staff Scheduling
Self-Scheduling
On-Call Staffing
On-going Staff Education and Professional Development
Clinical Ladders

DIRECTING AND CONTROLLING
Management on a Daily Basis
Motivating and Empowering
Coaching and Disciplining
The Impaired Nurse
Leading and Managing a Culturally Diverse Workforce
Managing Generation X Employees
Negotiation
Labor Unions

MEETING STANDARDS
Legal Considerations
Regulatory Issues
Quality Management and Process Improvement
Care Management Program: One Hospital's Success
Ethics
Applying Research in Practice

RELATED TOPICS
Managing Multiple Departments
Renovation Projects
Managing Your Career
Welcoming the Future
Been There, Done That

Description

This book provides a basic overview of key areas that a nurse manager needs to know in order to manage effectively. Beyond literature review and theories, it will provide practical tips from the authors' experience and expertise.


Details

No. of pages:
243
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Hanley & Belfus 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Hanley & Belfus
Paperback ISBN:
9781560535294

About the Authors

Polly Zimmermann Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Nursing, Harry S. Truman College, Chicago, IL