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    10 Reasons to Adopt Leadership for Health Professionals, Third Edition

    Posted by Alianna Ortu on Mar 22, 2017, 10:53:38 AM

    Leadership for Health Professionals: Theory, Skills and Applications, Third Edition by Dr. Gerald "Jerry" Ledlow and Dr. James Stephens is the first textbook of its kind to apply classical knowledge of leadership theory and time-honored best practices of industry leaders to a health organization context.

    Here are 10 reasons to adopt this text:

    1. Comprehensive and Well-Organized—Grounded in real-world applications of theoretical concepts and focused on practical examples of leadership in actual healthcare scenarios
    2. Written by Experts—Authors of the Third Edition have over four decades of practical leadership experience in health organizations, as well as over twenty-five years of academic experience as faculty in doctoral research institutions
    3. 35 Mini Case Studies—All new, each case includes a set of questions and suggested answers for instructors
    4. 9 ‘Leadership in Practice’ Cases—5 successful health executive leaders present timely topics in their own personal narratives
    5. Uses the Focused Content Cycling Model—Author-created learning model that focuses on reiterating key concepts using multiple learning modalities to increase student retention
    6. 3 NEW Models—Industry Macro-Model, Leadership Competency Domain Model for Healthcare Leadership, and Interprofessional Team Model
    7. NEW Assignments on Value-Based Purchasing (MACRA) System
    8. NEW Chapter on Leadership and Informatics Strategy: The 4 Ps of Health Analytics
    9. Robust Instructor Resource Package—You can plan less and teach more with access to a full Test Bank, PowerPoint Lecture Slides, Lesson Objectives, Case Studies, Discussion Questions, Chapter Quizzes, and Mid-Term and Final Exams
    10. Navigate 2 Advantage Access—included for FREE with every new book; unlocks access to a full eBook, student activities, case studies, assessments and more

    Interested in this textbook? Learn More or Request a Review Copy

    Topics: allied health, health, Health, New Edition, Health Professions, New Text, Leadership, ledlow, health care leadership, health leadership, leadership for health professionals

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