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 faced with the challenge of managing and motivating a staff.
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Irene Mceachen, R.N., Ed.D., was formerly vice president of nursing at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. She is currently a professor of nursing at Saint Peter's College in New Jersey, where she teaches undergraduate and graduate course in nursing administration.
Jim Keogh was formerly on the faculty of Columbia University and is on the faculty of New York University and Saint Peter's College. He is the coauthor of Microbiology Demystified and Pharmacology Demystified as well as several other books.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
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