The Nurse Executive s Coaching Manual

The Nurse Executive s Coaching Manual Author Kimberly A. McNally
ISBN-10 9781930538955
Release 2010
Pages 347
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The Nurse Executive's Coaching Manual provides a complete overview of coaching: its value, models, how to hold a coaching conversation, assessments, and self-development strategies for the coach. Content is useful for coaching health care leaders from a variety of backgrounds, not just nursing. Reader exercises encourage practical application of material. Appendices include coaching model, assessment of core competencies, and a sample agreement form.

Mentoring in Nursing

Mentoring in Nursing Author Sheila C. Grossman, PhD, APRN-BC, FAAN
ISBN-10 9780826107695
Release 2012-09-05
Pages 212
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Transformative Learning Theory offers a uniquely inclusive methodology across all levels of nursing education for educators and students focused on common nursing arenas and situations. This is the only book to present practical, innovative strategies for novice and experienced nurse educators to apply Transformative Learning Theory in various curricula, courses, and learning situations. Geared for adult and returning students, the text addresses common learning issues from both learner and teacher perspectives, enabling educators and students to apply Transformative Learning to evaluate their own authentic transformation throughout their careers. Key Features: Offers a uniquely inclusive theory and methodology "Transformative Learning Theory" across degree levels for educators and students Includes practical learning strategies and activities for a broad nursing curriculum Addresses the needs of novice nurse educators with clinical, but limited pedagogical, expertise and experienced nurse educators seeking new frameworks and techniques Provides direct application for classroom, online, or hybrid learning environments Covers all aspects of simulation Designed for graduate nursing education courses

The Power of Ten Second Edition A Conversational Approach to Tackling the Top Ten Priorities in Nursing

The Power of Ten  Second Edition  A Conversational Approach to Tackling the Top Ten Priorities in Nursing Author Susan B. Hassmiller
ISBN-10 9781940446752
Release 2016-09-16
Pages 240
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In 2011, The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International’s editors asked 30 global nurse leaders to identify 10 of the most critical issues in the profession. The result was the first edition of The Power of Ten, a collection of essays and data- and talking points that explored the obstacles nurses faced. The book challenged long-held beliefs that were stymying progress and invited readers to join the conversation about how to move nursing forward. The time has come to revisit and revise those issues and drive the conversation even further to support real change and progress in the profession. In this all-new edition, Susan B. Hassmiller and Jennifer S. Mensik connected with more than 50 national and international nurse leaders to survey the most pressing issues in the profession. From that feedback, they arrived at a new list of priorities. Through essays, action items, discussion points, and data, The Power of Ten, Second Edition, will help nurses question, converse, and lead the way into the future of nursing.

Executive Coaching

Executive Coaching Author Len Sperry
ISBN-10 0415946131
Release 2004
Pages 204
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For many mental health professionals, executive and personal coaching represent attractive alternatives to managed care practice. This book provides mental health professionals with a map of the territory of the corporate world and describes in detail the major theoretical coaching models and progressive phases. Sperry addresses both executive coaching and personal coaching, revealing the practical, ethical and legal aspects of beginning and maintaining an active coaching practice.

The Manual of Nursing Quality Assurance

The Manual of Nursing Quality Assurance Author Howard S. Rowland
ISBN-10 UOM:49015003096873
Release 1987
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The Manual of Nursing Quality Assurance is an encyclopedic source that covers every facet of nursing quality assurance. Not a theoretical manual, it represents the actual working experience of the nations finest nursing departments and QI experts, with proven approaches and practical techniques and procedures that work in the real world. the manual has hundreds of specific forms, checklists, and procedures developed and scrutinized by QI administrators, professional associations, major medical libraries, and government agencies.

Nurses Making Policy

Nurses Making Policy Author Rebecca M. Patton, MSN, RN, CNOR, FAAN
ISBN-10 9780826198921
Release 2014-11-13
Pages 568
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"There is a plethora of policy books on the market, but none illustrate the steps in the policy process better than this one. The high caliber editors and contributors, all of whom have been involved in policy work, bring years of experience to illustrate the key points... This publication is timely as the shift in healthcare requires input from all health professionals, but especially nurses who are at the frontline of healthcare change and delivery. This outstanding resource will help motivate many more nurses to get involved in the policy process... Weighted Numerical Score: 93 - 4 Stars!"--Doody's Medical Reviews Written by those in the knowñexceptional nurse leaders in practice, education, and politicsñthis is a practical, "how-to" book written to help advanced students and nurse leaders develop health policy skills to advocate for patients from the bedside to the larger political arena. Co-published with the American Nurses Association (ANA), the book examines the pivotal role of nurses' involvement in health policy and describes the requisite steps for facilitating policy changeñfrom understanding the political system through activating a plan and beyond. It features the voices of a wide variety of nurse leaders who discuss policy work both locally and nationally through descriptive case histories. The book discusses those qualities and skill sets that are needed for advocacy at the bedside and other arenas where health policy is determined. It examines the political system and opportunities for nurse involvement, and clarifies the process of identifying issues that need a policy solution. Because citing research is an integral component of health policy solutions, the book describes how research can be used to strengthen policy initiatives. The book guides the reader step by step through the process of creating a work plan and describes the resources needed to accomplish policy change. Activating an action plan and strategies for working with the media are covered, along with the process of taking a leadership role, evaluating outcomes, using policy to eliminate health inequities, and maintaining and expanding momentum. Woven throughout the book are the major themes of ethics, leadership, safety, and the quest for quality of care. The text provides information and perspectives relevant to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) doctor of nursing practice (DNP) Essentials, and includes multimedia electronic links to resources (podcasts, online articles, social network resources, and key political websites) that promote policy research and leadership development. KEY FEATURES: Delineates the steps to becoming a policy advocate in organizational, educational, and political settings Written by noted nurse leaders who describe policy work locally and nationally Presents competencies for nursing policy work derived from the AACN DNP Essentials Focuses throughout on themes of ethics, leadership, quality, and safety Facilitates web use for policy research and development Ancillary materials from the editors are available

The Ultimate Guide to Grilling

The Ultimate Guide to Grilling Author Rick Browne
ISBN-10 9781626369726
Release 2011-06-22
Pages 320
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Rick Browne has traveled across America and tasted everything it has to offer. In The Ultimate Guide to Grilling, you will find recipes for plenty of bold barbecue concoctions, including Coca Cola Chicken, Aw Shucks Grilled Corn, BBQ’d Apple Pie, Rodney’s Tequila Porterhouse, and so much more. Browne also goes beyond the call of duty with chapters on side dishes, sauces, marinades, and rubs—he even includes an excellent chapter of delicious vegetarian recipes. The Ultimate Guide to Grilling is indispensable for all barbecue fanatics.

The Nurse Consultant s Handbook

The Nurse Consultant s Handbook Author Belinda E. Puetz
ISBN-10 UOM:39015040654090
Release 1997-01-01
Pages 230
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What is a consultant? What type of person makes a successful consultant? How does one launch and manage one's own business as a consultant? This manual answers these questions and provides comprehensive guidelines and practical information on becoming a nurse consultant. The authors, both experienced consultants, outline the consultation process in detail and describe the business and financial savvy required. They give tips on marketing and pricing one's services; making presentations; networking; and managing your personal life in relation to your career. The book addresses independent entrepreneurs, as well as "intrapreneurs" who consult as an inside member of a larger organization. Results of a survey conducted by the authors of over 350 nurse consultants on the realities of their practice are integrated throughout. This is an excellent resource for graduate students, those considering a career change, or those who have already begun practice as a consultant.

The Challenger Sale

The Challenger Sale Author Matthew Dixon
ISBN-10 9783864147234
Release 2015-06-08
Pages 288
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Gibt es ein Rezept für Verkaufserfolg? Die meisten Führungskräfte im Vertrieb verweisen hier zuerst auf eine gute Kundenbeziehung – und sie liegen falsch damit. Die besten Verkäufer versuchen nicht nur einfach eine gute Beziehung zu ihren Kunden aufzubauen – sie stellen primär die Denkweisen und Überzeugungen ihrer Kunden in Frage. Basierend auf einer umfassenden Studie mit mehreren tausend Vertriebsmitarbeitern in unterschiedlichen Branchen und Ländern, zeigt "The Challenger Sale", dass das klassische vertriebliche Vorgehen mit dem Aufbau von Beziehungen immer weniger funktioniert, je komplexer die Lösungen sind. Doch wie unterscheiden sich Fertigkeiten, Verhaltensweisen, Wissen und Einstellung der Spitzenverkäufer vom Durchschnitt? Die Studie zeigt deutlich, dass die Verhaltensweisen, die den Challenger so erfolgreich machen, replizierbar und strukturiert vermittelbar sind. Die Autoren erklären, wie fast jeder Verkäufer, ausgestattet mit den richtigen Werkzeugen, diesen Ansatz erfolgreich umsetzen kann und so höhere Kundenbindung und letztendlich mehr Wachstum generiert. Das Buch ist eine Quelle der Inspiration und hilft dem Leser, sein Profil als Vertriebler zu analysieren und gezielt zu verändern, um am Ende kreativer und besser zu sein.

The Nurse Manager s Survival Guide

The Nurse Manager s Survival Guide Author T. M. Marrelli
ISBN-10 0815156723
Release 1997-01-01
Pages 314
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A concise, realistic guide to useful, practical tips and techniques to ease the transition from staff nurse to staff manager. The book includes stress generated by the reorganizing and restructuring occurring in healthcare facilities, and examines major healthcare issues, as well as concerns related to managed care.

The Business of Nursing

The Business of Nursing Author American Organization of Nurse Executives
ISBN-10 UOM:39015041775191
Release 1996-01-15
Pages 86
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The Business of Nursing offers the latest insights and strategies for developing new practice skills and establishing new relationships with colleagues in and outside the nursing department.

Nurse Executive

Nurse Executive Author Linda S. Thompson Adams
ISBN-10 UOM:39015074227888
Release 2008-03-10
Pages 274
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Information Management in Nursing and Health Care

Information Management in Nursing and Health Care Author Mary Etta C. Mills
ISBN-10 UOM:39015034912488
Release 1996
Pages 311
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The definitive account of nursing's strides toward putting more nursing-related data into large national databases and fostering the development of a common language to represent nursing practice in all settings. Experts discuss integration of this information into other health care disciplines, its management to ensure nursing's input, enhancement of the quality of patient care, the facilitation of accountability, and assistance in cost containment. Contents include standardizing nursing language for computerization; decision-support systems for nurse managers; the use of information systems in strategic planning and a managed competitive environment; JCAHO standards for information systems; information systems to measure the cost and quality of patient-centered outcomes; staffing, scheduling, and resource management; quality improvement through clinical information systems; electronic networking for nurses; and ethical issues in the management of patient data.

Nursing Leadership

Nursing Leadership Author American Organization of Nurse Executives
ISBN-10 UOM:39015029469106
Release 1993
Pages 140
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Nursing Leadership has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Nursing Leadership also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Nursing Leadership book for free.

Nursing Administration

Nursing Administration Author
ISBN-10 0838570739
Release 1992-01-01
Pages 680
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Nursing Administration has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Nursing Administration also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Nursing Administration book for free.

Books in Print

Books in Print Author
ISBN-10 UOM:39015045491084
Release 2001
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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Beyond Leading and Managing

Beyond Leading and Managing Author Patricia S. Yoder-Wise
ISBN-10 0323028772
Release 2006
Pages 502
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Beyond Leading and Managing focuses on real life stories and anecdotes about the practice of nursing administration. It highlights key information such as advanced administrative theory, financial decisions, quality control, working with external groups and individuals, planning strategically, and creating new opportunities within the profession. Theory boxes, case studies, and current literature and research located both in the book and on the Evolve website help the reader grasp the key points, remember them and think about the practicality of the content in the real world of leading in healthcare organizations. A brief overview of the chapter helps focus readers and the content builds the base of important information about the topic. Literature boxes pull out and summarize key relevant theories in nursing administration. Contemplations (questions to ponder about the topic) are included to help readers think about the practicality of the content. Leadership Stories offer actual scenarios of practice from a professional view. Administration certification is included as key content in the text. Evolve website offers web links and current research/literature recommended by the authors.