Clinical leadership, along with values-based compassion and care, are critical in supporting the development of high quality healthcare delivery and service. Clinical Leadership in Nursing and Healthcare: Values into Action 2nd edition (PDF) from the series Advanced Healthcare Practice offers a range of tools and topics that support and foster clinically focused nurses and other healthcare professionals to develop their leadership potential.
The latest new edition has been updated in light of recent key changes in health service approaches to care and values. Divided into 3 parts, it offers information on the attributes of clinical leaders, as well as the tools healthcare students and medical staff can use to develop their leadership potential. It also outlines a number of principles, frameworks and topics that support nurses and healthcare professionals to develop and deliver effective clinical care as clinical leaders. Covering a wide spectrum of practical topics, Clinical Leadership in Nursing and Healthcare 2e PDF includes information on:
- Theories of leadership and management
- Implementing evidence-based practice
- Organisational culture
- Project management
- Quality initiatives
- Working in teams
- Managing change
- Effective clinical decision making
- How to network and delegate
- Generational issues and leaders
- How to deal with conflict
Each and every chapter also has a range of reflective questions and self-assessments to help consolidate learning. It is invaluable reading for all nursing and healthcare professionals, as well as healthcare and nursing students and those newly qualified.