Carole Page

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Delayed discharges have financial implications for hospital trusts and cause dissatisfaction for patients and their families. This article looks at nurse-led discharge pathways at Milton Keynes Hospital's ambulatory care unit. It explains how giving nurses the responsibility to discharge has improved the patient experience, made nurses more accountable and(More)
Most research in managerial effectiveness, or competence, focuses upon personal attributes of the individual. There are, however, additional influences operating on the ability to be effective. A national survey study assessed the impact of 28 variables as to whether they help or hinder the ability to be effective. Factor analysis revealed seven factors(More)
Using the international literature and empirical work, a set of 78 skills and characteristics common to many perspectives was distilled as being critical to being effective as a manager. Empirical work consisted of a series of six focus groups and a national survey of practising managers. Subsequent work culminated in a second national survey where managers(More)
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