Emergency Department Leadership and Management: Best Principles and Practice

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Emergency Department Leadership and Management: Best Principles and Practice

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Description

Emergency departments around the world may differ, but many of the problems they face are the same. Written by an international panel of experienced emergency department leaders Emergency Department Leadership andManagement provides the latest knowledge and advice to improve your personal leadership skills. The book will assist emergency department leaders in overcoming common management and operational problems including overcrowding, risk management, implementing the right triage system, electronic and IT solutions, improving clinical teamwork, education of emergency department staff, improving patient flow, care pathways and leading during times of change. Example cases are included to allow leaders to compare common cases to the problems which they face in their own departments. Information on designing emergency medicine specialty residency programs is also provided. It is the official text of the International Emergency Department Leadership Institute (IEDLI) and has been endorsed by the International Federation for Emergency Medicine (IFEM)

ISBN

9781107007390

Publication Date

2015

Publisher

Cambridge University Press

City

Cambridge

Keywords

Emergency Service, Hospital--organization & management; Leadership

Disciplines

Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Health Services Administration | Other Public Health | Public Health Education and Promotion

Comments

Contributor Leana S. Wen is affiliated with the George Washington University