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Leadership in Healthcare eBooks

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ABC of Clinical Leadership by Tim Swanwick; Judy McKimm 

Publication Date: 2011-04-06

This new title in the ABC series is written by clinical educators involved in running leadership programmes for doctors and other healthcare professionals, and defines the scope of clinical leadership, emphasising its importance in the clinical context. It develops and explores the key principles of leadership and management, and outlines the main leadership theories that have influenced healthcare practice. 

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AI in Health by Tom Lawry 

Publication Date: 2020-02-13

This book defines key technical, process, people, and ethical issues that need to be understood and addressed in successfully planning and executing an enterprise-wide AI plan. It provides clinical and business leaders with a framework for moving organizations from the aspiration to execution of intelligent systems to improve clinical, operational, and financial performance.

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Building a Culture of Ownership in Healthcare by Joe Tye 

Publication Date: 2017-03-14

Building a Culture of Ownership in Healthcare takes readers on a journey from accountability to ownership[md]providing a proven model, strategies, and practical solutions to help improve organizational culture in the healthcare setting. Learn how investing in your organization and your people can enable a significant, successful change in productivity; employee engagement; nurse satisfaction, recruitment, and retention; quality of care; patient satisfaction; and financial outcomes.

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The Best Medicine by Bruce L. Gewertz; Dave C. Logan 

Publication Date: 2014-12-11

This volume provides a theoretical framework for visionary leadership as well as specific management techniques to achieve success. The authors focus on maintaining a consistent set of behavioral characteristics for both the leader and the organization as a whole. The text also provides ideal supplemental material for the many leadership programs offered by physician organizations and health care systems.

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Clinical Leadership for Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners by Michael Huckabee 

Publication Date: 2017-12-15

With an emphasis on concrete application of leadership principles, this text highlights interprofessional communication and the skills associated with becoming an effective leader in a variety of health care settings. Thought-provoking case studies provide real-world application of concepts throughout the text. Useful exercises throughout the chapters and appendices bring further clarity to the theoretical topics examined in the book. 

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The Emerging Healthcare Leader by Laurie K. Baedke; Natalie D. Lamberton 

Publication Date: 2018-03-01

In the ever-changing healthcare environment, the profession of healthcare management needs strong leaders who will rise to the challenges of today and carry organizations into the future. The Emerging Healthcare Leader: A Field Guide is an essential resource for those in the early stages of becoming a healthcare leader. Packed with tactics, tips, and illuminating straightforward examples, this book is an indispensable guide to building your career in healthcare leadership. 

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The Interprofessional Health Care Team by Donna Weiss; Felice J. Tilin; Marlene J. Morgan 

Publication Date: 2016-11-23

The Interprofessional Health Care Team: Leadership and Development, Second Edition provides the much-needed knowledge base for developing a relational leadership style that promotes interdisciplinarity, interprofessionalism, and productive teamwork. It describes possibilities and options, theories, exercises, rich references, and stimulating questions that will inspire both novices and experts to think differently about their roles and styles as leaders or members of a team. 

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Leadership and Communication in Dentistry by Joseph P. Graskemper 

Publication Date: 2019-03-26

Leadership and Communication in Dentistry begins with a unique section discussing communications with insurance companies, including negotiations, PPO contract issues, appeals letters, and more. It then includes chapters on communicating with patients, addressing how to listen to their concerns and motivate them, and staff, emphasizing how to be a better leader and institute office policies. The final section explores how dentists can use leadership and communication skills to improve their practice of dentistry.  

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Leading Valiantly in Healthcare by Catherine Robinson-Walker; Sigma Theta Tau International Staff 

ISBN: 9781937554835

In Leading Valiantly in Healthcare, leadership expert Catherine Robinson-Walker provides a proven approach for healthcare leaders at all levels to grow into successful, resilient leaders capable of addressing the most pressing problems effectively. Using e dimples inspired by-real-life experiences, Leading Valiantly teaches you how to transform yourself and your personal leadership style in order to inspire others and lead with character and grace. 

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Manual of Healthcare Leadership - Essential Strategies for Physician and Administrative Leaders by Donald Lombardi; Anthony D. Slonim 

Publication Date: 2014-01-09

Rather than being a theoretic work, The Manual of Healthcare Leadership is intended to be a relevant, practical, and real-world guide that addresses the myriad organizational, regulatory, budgetary, legal, staffing, educational, political, and social issues facing leaders in the healthcare industry. One of the primary goals of this book is to enable readers to maximize the performance of each staff member in the interest of collectively providing peerless healthcare to their service community. 

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Quantum Leadership by Nancy Albert; Sharon Pappas; Tim Porter-O'Grady; Kathy Malloch 

Publication Date: 2020-10-16

Quantum Leadership: Creating Sustainable Value in Health Care, Sixth Edition focuses on the issue of leadership within the shifting landscape of health care. With clarity and depth of detail, the text features theories about contemporary leadership within today's increasingly complex and diverse healthcare delivery system. It works from a model of complexity leadership, in which leadership is not limited to those with certain titles but an attribute that every healthcare worker can develop for success in fast-moving, information-overloaded organizations.

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Textbook of Medical Administration and Leadership by Paul W. Long (Editor); Erwin Loh (Editor); Peter Spurgeon (Editor) 

Publication Date: 2019-01-12

This textbook covers all general areas of knowledge required for a trainee, generalist medical administrator, and doctor undergoing training to be a medical administrator specialist. Chapters cover all the key topics on medical administration and leadership. Some of the key topics included are: health systems and policy, health law, private health and insurance, health disaster planning, population and public health, health information and technology, and health economics and financial management. 

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Transforming Health Care Leadership by Michael Maccoby; Clifford L. Norman; Richard Margolies; C. Jane Norman 

Publication Date: 2013-08-12

Health care organizations are challenged to improve care at the bedside for patients, learn from individual patients to improve population health, and reduce per capita costs. To achieve these aims, leaders are needed in all parts of the organization need positive solutions. Transforming Health Care Leadership provides healthcare leaders with the knowledge and tools to master the unprecedented level of change that health care organizations and their leaders now face. It also challenges management myths that served in bureaucracies but mislead in learning organizations.

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Leadership in Healthcare Journals

British Journal of Healthcare Management 

Addresses the ideas and issues around managing health care for the 21st century.

International Journal of Healthcare Management 

Covers research and key issues in the management and marketing of the healthcare industry.

Clinical leadership and management review : the journal of CLMA 

Publishes articles geared towards clinical laboratory professionals, discussing general health care, general management, and federal regulations issues.

Journal of Healthcare Leadership 

Focuses on topics in leadership for the health professions.

Healthcare Executive 

Articles, review articles and commentary on professional topics for managers of hospitals, nursing homes, clinics and healthcare offices.

Journal of Healthcare Management 

JHM is a peer-reviewed publication dedicated to providing healthcare leaders with the information they need to manage complex healthcare issues and to make effective strategic decision

Healthcare Management Review 

Multidisciplinary and international in scope, articles present completed research relevant to health care management, leadership, and administration.

Physician Leadership Journal 

Each issue includes a section of peer-submitted articles that focus on medical leadership and health care delivery.

International Journal of Clinical Leadership 

The International Journal of Clinical Leadership presented its subscribers and contributors with a vibrant peer-reviewed publication which reflected the very best work in clinical leadership and management in both the UK and overseas.



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