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The Resource The nurse leader's guide to business skills : strategies for optimizing financial performance, Pamela Hunt, Deborah Laughon

The nurse leader's guide to business skills : strategies for optimizing financial performance, Pamela Hunt, Deborah Laughon

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The nurse leader's guide to business skills : strategies for optimizing financial performance
Title
The nurse leader's guide to business skills
Title remainder
strategies for optimizing financial performance
Statement of responsibility
Pamela Hunt, Deborah Laughon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
N$T
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Hunt, Pamela
Dewey number
362.17/3068
Index
no index present
LC call number
RT89
LC item number
.H86 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WY 105
NLM item number
H942n 2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Laughon, Deborah
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  • Nursing services
  • Nursing Services
  • Financial Management
  • Personnel Staffing and Scheduling
  • Budgets
  • Efficiency, Organizational
  • Nursing Services
  • Nurse Administrators
  • MEDICAL
  • Nursing services
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The Nurse Leaders Guide to Business SkillsStrategies for Optimizing Financial PerformancePamela Hunt, BS, MSN, RN; Deborah Laughon, RN, BSN, MS, DBA, CCRNTake your knowledge of your departments financial management to the next levelInnovative concepts to help you plan, forecast, and evaluate nursing return on investment (ROI)Take charge of your department's financial health and take your knowledge of healthcare management to the next level with The Nurse Leader's Guide to Business Skills. Authors Pamela Hunt, BS, MSN, RN, and Deborah Laughon, RN, BSN, MS, DBA, CCRN, provide tools to build skills and broaden understanding of the healthcare environment beyond basic budget and financial management. Forecast your department's financial resources with ready-to-use nursing tools, time-saving strategies, and sample case studies.Not ready forThe Nurse Leader's Guide to Business Skills?Get the basics withFinance and Budgeting Made Simple: Essential Skills for NursesThis book will help you understand your unit's budget, plan appropriate staffing, get involved in setting budgets, and make budgeting presentations to senior staff.Benefits:The only basic guide to finance and budgeting written for nurse managers and nurse leadersComprehend the financial side of healthcare through easy-to-understand adviceEliminate guesswork with straightforward descriptions of each section of important financial forms and reportsSave time with plain English definitions of potentially confusing financial terminologySecure executive buy-in with concise explanations of how the nursing department's financial performance affects the entire organizationHandle the budget process with quick and helpful field-tested tips and remindersPrepare budget presentations and build business plans with simple and easy-to-follow instructionsObtain adequate financial support for the department through right-way, wrong-way tipsProvide time-saving insight to ancillary leaders who also need financial trainingBonus tools included with your book:Sample Hospital SWOTSample Payer MixSample Surgical Department SWOTSample Agenda for Critical Care Department Planning RetreatSample Schedule for Planning SessionSample 15-year Plan SpreadsheetFixed Costs ChartVariable Costs ChartTotal Costs ChartPlanning ChecklistStaff Planning WorkbookPlan, Do, Study Act Plan for Rapid Cycle Improvements"Five S" StrategyCore Performance Metrics Grid for Concise CommunicationSample HCAHPS Composite Score Trending PresentationUnderstanding the fundamentals of staff planning is important, but it's easy to get bogged down with calculations. This book makes the work easy by including a staffing model toolkit to do the work for you. You'll find 8- and 12-hour staffing model spreadsheet calculators and a productivity worksheet so you can stay within budgeted target hours and evaluate different shift and skill mix percentages without doing the math!Table of contents:OverviewToday's Nurse Manager ResponsibilitiesChallenges Facing the Nurse ManagerStrategic PlanningGoals and ObjectivesStrengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and ThreatsGoal DevelopmentHolding Planning Sessions or RetreatsLabor BudgetsFull-Time EquivalentsCalculating ProductivitySpecific Departmental Labor NeedsVariance JustificationMatching Productivity to QualityCapital BudgetingCapital
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The nurse leader's guide to business skills : strategies for optimizing financial performance, Pamela Hunt, Deborah Laughon
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Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Today's nurse leader -- Strategic plan -- Labor -- Capital and operational budgeting -- Developing a business plan for new services and products -- Staffing -- Managing resources -- Bidirectional communication
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815430685
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1 online resource (viii, 150 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781615690435
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computer
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rdamedia
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not applicable
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remote
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(OCoLC)815430685
Label
The nurse leader's guide to business skills : strategies for optimizing financial performance, Pamela Hunt, Deborah Laughon
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Today's nurse leader -- Strategic plan -- Labor -- Capital and operational budgeting -- Developing a business plan for new services and products -- Staffing -- Managing resources -- Bidirectional communication
Control code
815430685
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 150 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781615690435
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815430685

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