Leadership Lessons for Health Care Providers, 1st Edition

  • Frank J. Lexa
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  • ISBN-10: 0128019115
  • ISBN-13: 9780128019115
  • DDC: 658.4092
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 236 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released January 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This thought-provoking book provides a solid introduction to the nature of medical leadership, addressing common situations that physicians and allied health professionals encounter and providing tactics for handling common leadership conundrums and increasing leadership abilities

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Leadership and its Challenges.
2: Profiles in Leadership: What Does it Mean to be a Great Leader.
3: Deciding to Lead: When and Why to Begin to Take on Leadership Roles.
4: Your First 100 Days: Facing the Challenge of Becoming a New Leader.
5: The Unexpected Leader: Challenges of Having Leadership Thrust Upon You.
6: Leading From Below.
7: Qualities of Great Leadership.
8: Delegation: Getting It Right to Lead Successfully.
9: Making the Grade: Levels of Leadership.
10: Educating Leaders: A Foundation Curriculum for HealthCare Professionals.
11: Learning to Lead: Best Practices for Getting Started.
12: Leadership—Organizational Styles and Types.
13: Strategic Leadership: Setting Priorities.
14: Time to Lead.
15: Leading Change in an Organization.
16: Leadership in Conflict.
17: Leading in a Crisis.
18: Tough Choices: How Leaders Make the Hard Decisions.
19: Leadership and Mistakes.
20: Thinking About Failures in Leadership.
21: Becoming a Level 5 Leader.
22: Choosing Greatness in Leadership.
23: Winning in a Crisis.
24: Leading in Serious Conflicts.
25: Leadership and Trust.
26: Principled Leadership.
27: Motivation and Leadership.
28: Succession Leadership.
29: Leadership: The Last 100 Days.
30: Conclusions and Next Steps.