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Leadership, Management and Team Working in Nursing

Leadership, Management and Team Working in Nursing

Fourth Edition (Revised and Updated Edition)

December 2021 | 224 pages | Learning Matters

Leadership is central to all aspects of the nursing role, from managing the delivery of high quality care to acting as a role model for best practice. Written specifically for nursing students, this book introduces you to the principles and practice of leadership, management and multi-disciplinary team working.

Key features:
o   Each chapter is mapped to the 2018 NMC standards
o   Introduces the core leadership theory you need to know, using case studies and reflective activities to show how it relates to your practice
o   Updated throughout including new content on the impact of COVID-19 and increased coverage of emotional intelligence and resilience
o   Builds your understanding of the challenging aspects of leadership including managing conflict, being assertive and leading service improvement
Chapter 1: Experience of management and leadership
Chapter 2: Frameworks for management and leadership
Chapter 3: Teams and team work
Chapter 4: Working with individuals in teams
Chapter 5: Conflict management and negotiation skills
Chapter 6: Coaching, mentoring and clinical supervision
Chapter 7: Improving care and change management
Chapter 8: Creating a learning environment
Chapter 9: Developing confidence as a manager and leader

Peter Ellis

Peter Ellis is an independent nursing and health and social care writer and consultant. Peter was most recently a Registered Manager and Nursing Director in the Hospice and social care settings settings. Prior to this, he was a senior lecturer and programme director at Canterbury Christ Church University where he taught leadership and management, among other topics, to undergraduate and postgraduate students. Peter is also an Honorary Senior Research Fellow of Canterbury Christ Church University and has a special interest, including ongoing research, in palliative and end-of-life care. More About Author

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