Innovative in both content and presentation, Leading and Managing in Nursing merges theory, research, and practical application in key leadership and management areas. Our overriding concern in this edition remains to create a text that, while well-grounded in theory and concept, presents the content in a way that is real. Wherever possible, we use real-world examples from the continuum of today’s healthcare settings to illustrate the concepts. […]
[…] Reflecting our view of the real world of nursing leadership and management today, the following themes pervade the text:
– Every role within nursing has the basic concern for safe, effective care for the people for whom we exist – our clients and patients.
– The focus of health care continues to shift from the hospital to the community at a rapid rate.
– Healthcare consumers and the healthcare workforce are increasingly culturally diverse. […]
(Leading and Managing in Nursing 7th Edition; Elsevier ; Patricia S. Yoder-Wise; Preface: Page xv)