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    Author Tim Porter-O'Grady Named Chair of American Nurses Foundation

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 9, 2016 4:33:28 PM

     

    We are so proud to share that our author, Tim Porter-O'Grady, has been named the new chair of the Board of Trustees for the American Nurses Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Nurses Association (ANA).

    “I look forward to working with the Foundation board and leadership to advance its mission, strengthen its philanthropic efforts and engage the larger health care community." said Porter-O'Grady. "This partnership will have a lasting impact on the interests of the nursing profession and the people it serves during a time of significant change.”

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    Topics: American Nurses Assocition, American Nurses Foundation, ANA, Author, nursing, nursing leadership, Tim Porter-O'Grady

    New Webinar: Linda A. Roussel and Tricia Thomas Discuss New Edition of Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators

    Posted by jessicaf on Aug 17, 2015 1:06:13 PM

    Authors Linda A. Roussel, DSN, RN, NFA-BC, CNL and Tricia Thomas, PhD, BSN, FACHE, NFA-BC, ACNS-BC, CNL recently spoke during a Jones & Bartlett Learning webinar about their new text, Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators, Seventh Edition. During the webinar both authors discussed the focus of the new edition as well as the general trends in healthcare that drove the revisions.

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    Topics: New Edition, Navigate, nursing, nursing leadership, nursing practice, Webinar, Jones and Bartlett, nursing management, Leadership, management

    New Edition: Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators

    Posted by jessicaf on Aug 3, 2015 9:58:23 AM

    Are you looking for a text that will help both professional administrators and nursing students understand the concepts and theories of management? The just published Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators, Seventh Edition by Linda A. Roussel, James L. Harris, and Tricia Thomas provides a foundation on management and administration for nurse managers, executives and nursing students.

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    Topics: New Edition, Navigate, nursing, nursing education, nursing leadership, Leadership, management, Management

    Review: "All healthcare leaders should have" Leadership in Nursing Practice, Second Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 15, 2015 4:48:33 PM

    Terrific news to share-- Leadership in Nursing Practice: Changing the Landscape of Health Care, Second Edition by Tim Porter-O’Grady and Kathy Malloch just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service.

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    Topics: Kathy Malloch, Doody's Review Service, Navigate, nursing, nursing leadership, Review, Tim Porter-O'Grady, Leadership

    New Edition: Porter-O'Grady and Malloch's Leadership in Nursing Practice

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 12, 2015 5:07:09 PM

    With today's rapidly changing healthcare environment, it's never been more important for nurses to have both the skills and the knowledge necessary to help them become leaders in the workplace. Our recently published Leadership in Nursing Practice: Changing the Landscape of Health Care, Second Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by Tim Porter-O'Grady and Kathy Malloch provides nursing students with the leadership skills they need to thrive in the field.

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    Topics: Kathy Malloch, New Edition, Navigate, nursing, nursing leadership, Tim Porter-O'Grady, Leadership

    Five-Star Review for Porter-O'Grady and Malloch's Quantum Leadership, Fourth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 1, 2014 3:30:33 PM

    We've just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service for Quantum Leadership: Building Better Partnerships for Sustainable Health, Fourth Edition by Tim Porter-O'Grady and Kathy Malloch. Reviewer, Cynthia Lee Cummings, RN, MSN, EdD, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, calls it "an extremely well-made book that is very inclusive in the topics it covers."

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    Topics: Kathy Malloch, Quantum Leadership, Doody's Review Service, nursing leadership, Review, Tim Porter-O'Grady, Leadership

    Tim Porter-O'Grady and Kathy Malloch's Groundbreaking Quantum Leadership Returns with a New Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 4, 2014 12:49:57 PM

    The wait is over-- Quantum Leadership: Building Better Partnerships for Sustainable Health, Fourth Edition by Tim Porter-O'Grady and Kathy Malloch just published! As you've come to expect, this seminal text provides the clarity, depth, and detail necessary to prepare graduate students to thrive in a world of healthcare reform, complexity, and essential caring service.

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    Topics: Kathy Malloch, New Edition, Quantum Leadership, nursing leadership, Tim Porter-O'Grady, Leadership

    Just Published: Decision-Making in Nursing, Second Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 7, 2014 10:49:29 AM

    In today's complex healthcare environment, strong nursing leadership is more important than ever. That's why we just published Decision-Making in Nursing: Thoughtful Approaches for Leadership, Second Edition by Sandra B. Lewenson and Marie Truglio-Londrigan. Exploring multiple decision-making approaches, it teaches nursing students and professionals how to become insightful, critical, flexible, and confident decision makers. With a reflective, multidimensional approach to decision-making, it examines the ways in which history, legal and ethical issues, spirituality, culture, family, the media, economics, technology, and health policy affect the way nurses make decisions.

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    Topics: New Edition, nursing leadership, Marie Truglio-Londrigan, Leadership, Sandra B. Lewenson

    5-Star Review: Leadership in Nursing Practice by Porter O'Grady and Malloch

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 2, 2012 3:43:20 PM

    Doody’s Review Service just awarded 5-stars to Leadership in Nursing Practice: Changing the Landscape of Health Care by Tim Porter-O'Grady and Kathy Malloch. Reviewer Vicki Ann Moss, DNSc, MS, BSN, RN, from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh writes that,

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    Topics: Kathy Malloch, Doody's Review Service, nursing leadership, Review, Tim Porter-O'Grady, nursing management, Leadership

    New Review: "an excellent management book"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 26, 2012 9:22:43 AM

    Doody’s Review Service recently awarded 4-stars to Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators, Sixth Edition by Linda A. Roussel. Cynthia Lee Cummings, RN, MSN, EdD from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health writes in the review that,

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    Topics: Linda A. Roussel, Doody's Review Service, nursing leadership, Review, nursing management, Leadership, management

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