CLINICAL LEADERSHIP IN HEALTH CARE

NSG5CLH

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Credit points: 20

Subject outline

Clinicians in a variety of health care settings require clinical leadership skills to facilitate client-centred evidence based care. In this subject students will examine the foundational aspects of clinical leadership with a specific focus on the psychological, ethical, cultural and political aspects of leadership. Students, assuming a role of change facilitator will specifically examine leadership in clinical practice which can facilitate professional development, cultural change and practice development. Specific change management and evaluation strategies such as action research and process evaluation will also be included.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points20

Subject Co-ordinatorKatherine Emond

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

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PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Offer is subject to sufficient enrolment.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsNursing LeadershipPrescribedDaly, J., Speedy, S., Jackson, D.CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE, 2004
ReadingsEffective Health Care Management: An Evaluative Approach.RecommendedPalfrey, C., Thomas, P., Phillips, C.BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 2004

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