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A Nurses Survival Guide to Leadership and Management on the Ward

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ISBN: 978-0-7020-7662-6

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A Nurse's Survival Guide to Leadership and Management on the Ward , 3rd Edition

By Brian Dolan, FRSA, MSc(Oxon), MSc(Lond), RMN, RGN and Amy Overend, FRSA RGN DipHE QIS

336 pages
Copyright 2019
$48.95, Paperback, Reference

A title in the A Nurse's Survival Guide Series.

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When you become a ward or unit manager, sister or charge nurse, your responsibilities change and you need a very different set of skills compared to your previous roles. You are now required to manage a team of staff with a set budget and are responsible for maintaining an environment in which people can work well.

This book will help you to:

  • Identify your responsibilities and best approaches as a manager to provide patients with a high standard of care through your staff;
  • Read through examples, suggestions and tips following a highly practical approach;
  • Manage your staff, time and budget;
  • Create a positive work environment;


  • Completely updated and revised content written by well-known authors with extensive experience in the field;
  • New sections on responsible use of social media, working with different generations in the workplace; how to make an impact, taking care of yourself etc.
  • Leading teams in the context of enduring financial and staffing constraints

Part of the A Nurse’s Survival Guide series.

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Author Information

By Brian Dolan, FRSA, MSc(Oxon), MSc(Lond), RMN, RGN, Director, Health Service 360, Stratford upon Avon, UK; Visiting Professor of Nursing, Oxford Institute of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Research, Oxford; Honorary Professor of Leadership in Healthcare, School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work and Social Sciences, University of Salford, Salford; Director of Service Improvement, Canterbury District Health Board, New Zealand. and Amy Overend, FRSA RGN DipHE QIS , Neonatal Intensive Care Specialist Sister; Royal Bolton Hospital, Farnworth, Bolton, UK Trustee & Non Executive Director, Bliss NIHR Expert Reviewer BAPM quality collaborative board member

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