Leadership Strategies for Nurse Managers Research Paper by hicaliber

Leadership Strategies for Nurse Managers
This paper discusses the challenges nursing managers face and strategies for overcoming them.
# 93602 | 1,253 words | 7 sources | APA | 2007 | US
Published on Mar 23, 2007 in Medical and Health (Nursing) , Business (Management)

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In this paper, the challenges facing nursing managers are outlined and possible solutions are presented. The author believes that nursing managers must adopt a more participative or transformational leadership style. These leadership strategies are defined and analyzed. The role of organizational culture is discussed in terms of a health care delivery system being similar to a business. The author concludes by endorsing the adoption of a more collaborative or transformational approach to leadership that encourages collaboration among members of the healthcare team and the community at large.

Sample of Sources Used:

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  • Donahue, M.P. (1996). "Nursing, the finest art: An illustrated history." St. Louis: Mosby.
  • Dubnicki, C. & McKean, K. (1999). "The link between management culture and organization performance." Healthcare Productivity Report, Hay Group.

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