Working with the community for change (Book Chapter)
In J. Leavitt, M. Chaffee & D. Mason (Eds.), "Policy and Politics in Nursing and Health Care," 5th ed, St. Louis: Saunders, October 2006
Eileen Toughill, Ph.D., M.S.N., R.N. College of Nursing
M.A. Christopher and T.L. Beck
This new edition combines scholarly analysis and first-hand narratives from the field to ensure a well-rounded understanding of important issues. This resource cultivates the development of valuable skills including conflict management, lobbying, the use of media and working with communities for change- essential abilities for any nurse assuming a leadership role in today's changing health care environment.