Health Manpower Management: Volume 19 Issue 1

Category:

Health Care Management / Healthcare

Table of contents

TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT: INVOLVING STAFF IN THE SEARCH FOR PERFECTION

J. Fred Rayworth

Discusses total quality management from the point of view of theuser not just the provider of services and in terms of the TQM drive forperfection of standards that…

REVIEWING THE NHS IPR SCHEME

Susanne J. Brierley

Examines early steps in implementing the NHS national individualperformance review scheme. Participating trusts have taken widelydifferent approaches. Provides examples.

NURSES′ PAY AND THE LABOUR MARKET

James Buchan

Discusses labour market characteristics for nurses, competingdemand for nurses and the role of pay in nursing labour markets, in thelight of a recent report. Examines the…

MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT FOR CLINICIANS: THE INFLUENCE OF ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE

Graeme Currie

Identifies the influence of organization structure upon the successof management development interventions in a typical district healthauthority. Uses Henry Mintzberg′s…

MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT FOR GPs AND PRACTICE MANAGERS

Lesley Timings

Reports on a regional health authority′s management developmentprogramme for GPs and practice managers which has contributedsubstantially to “consolidating the pioneering…

ADMINISTRATION TO BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

John Edmonstone, Carole Chisnell

Describes findings of an action research study of the role of thebusiness manager within the clinical directorate. The study wasconcerned with recruitment and selection…

CUTTING THE MUSTARD AND CRES

Annabelle Mark

Argues that there is a risk of alienating members of the new boardsof the trusts in the reformed NHS, who are initially in sympathy withthe ideas of reform but who, often…

TACKLING SICKNESS: A MANPOWER PLANNING APPROACH

Neil Flintham, Ian Stinson

Looks at ways of reducing sickness levels through efficientmanpower planning rather than traditional operational methods. Presentsframework of research undertaken at North…

ISSN:

0955-2065

Online date, start – end:

1992 – 1998

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited