July 1, 2009

Engaging your staff in hard times

By: Kate McGraw

An engaged workforce is more important than ever in the hard economic times facing OR managers and their facilities, says Jo Manion, RN, PhD, FAAN, NEA-BC, an author and management consultant. "A positive manager asks, 'How can we use this challenge?'" Manion told OR Manager in a June interview. Her new book, The Engaged Workforce: Proven Strategies to Build a Positive Health Care Workplace, was just published.

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