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Leadership Skills for Prison Nurses: A Toolkit for Change.

Bennett, Clare, Perry, Jane and Lapworth, Tracy (2010) Leadership Skills for Prison Nurses: A Toolkit for Change. Nursing Standard, 24 (40). pp. 35-40. ISSN 0029-6570

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This article, the second in a five-part series, explores leadership skills for nurses working in the criminal justice system to effect change in service provision. The article discusses different leadership styles and distinguishes management from leadership. Factors that influence change are outlined, as is the need for emotional intelligence, teamwork and collaborative working. Change management, negotiating ability and conflict management are important skills that nurses should develop to become effective leaders

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: leadership, offender health care, service commissioning
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RT Nursing
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Leonie Shuck
Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2011 13:02
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 16:54

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