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Leading and Managing Healthcare

Leading and Managing Healthcare

March 2022 | 352 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
This textbook has been created to support the journey from emerging registered healthcare professional through to becoming a competent frontline care setting manager. It considers the seminal theories and research into leadership and management and places them firmly into the healthcare context providing the reader with thorough and robust guidance in the application of the knowledge base in the subject area.

Key features:
  • Integration of theory and practice using Action Points and case studies throughout
  • Includes perspectives from a wide range of healthcare settings and professional groups
  • Each chapter includes 'Guidance on good practice' showing what high-quality care and effective change looks like 

Written by a vastly experienced author, practitioner and educator, this latest book from Neil Gopee is essential reading for nursing, health and social care students taking modules on leadership, management and transition to practice in their final year. It is also ideal for newly qualified professionals or those moving into band 5 or 6 roles with managerial responsibilities.

Chapter 1 Leadership and Management in Contemporary Healthcare
Chapter 2 Transition from Newly Qualified Registrant to Frontline Manager
Chapter 3 Competent Leadership in Healthcare Settings
Chapter 4 Effective Management in Healthcare Settings
Chapter 5 Managing Healthcare Resources (and Human Relations)
Chapter 6 Effective Inter-Disciplinary Teamwork and Staff Motivation
Chapter 7 Decision-making, Problem-solving and Conflict Management
Chapter 8 Delivering Highest Quality Care
Chapter 9 Managing Change, Improvement and Innovations
Chapter 10 Managing Healthcare Professionals’ Continuing Development

Covers some of the core theories

Mrs Charlotte Flynn
Health, Essex University
May 23, 2023

the healthcare perspective is essential reading for students who are focussed on the health based leadership framework.

Ms Sara Hawkins
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Plymouth University
July 21, 2023

This text book provides valuable information and guidance for nursing students and post graduate nurses about leading and managing in healthcare. This is an essential text book for any assignment or project addressing managing change and leading effective teams in healthcare settings.
The text is easy to navigate and makes links to realistic practice situations. Theories and frameworks are included that can support academic writing and support students and anyone managing and leading in healthcare to explore their ideas to support theory based practice.

Mrs Michelle Thomas
Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of South Wales (Glamorgan)
May 31, 2022

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