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Adjunct executive appointment for faculty. An innovation in nursing collaboration
The Journal of nursing administration
  • K. Kelly
  • Diane L. Gardner, University of Iowa
  • M. Johnson
  • Meridean Maas, University of Iowa
  • J. C. McCloskey
  • M. Bowers
  • J. Maske
  • S. Mathis
  • Janet K. Specht, University of Iowa
  • Carol A. Watson, University of Iowa
Document Type
Article
Peer Reviewed
1
Publication Date
10-1-1990
NLM Title Abbreviation
J Nurs Adm
PubMed ID
2213221
Abstract

The need for collaboration has never been greater. The healthcare delivery system faces unprecedented challenges arising from prospective payment, competition in the marketplace, higher patient acuity levels, and a shortage of professional nursing staff. The authors discuss a service-education collaboration model based on adjunct executive appointments of faculty members to healthcare organizations. The authors describe the model, a conceptual framework to guide its development, case studies of its implementation, and a summary of the benefits and risks associated with the initial implementation of the model.

Keywords
  • Hospitals,
  • Community/organization & administration,
  • Humans,
  • Institutional Management Teams/organization & administration,
  • Interinstitutional Relations,
  • Iowa,
  • Models,
  • Nursing,
  • Nurse Administrators,
  • Nursing Administration Research,
  • Nursing Faculty Practice/trends,
  • Organizational Innovation,
  • Schools,
  • Nursing
Published Article/Book Citation
The Journal of nursing administration, 20:10 (1990) pp.35-42.
Disciplines
Citation Information
K. Kelly, Diane L. Gardner, M. Johnson, Meridean Maas, et al.. "Adjunct executive appointment for faculty. An innovation in nursing collaboration" The Journal of nursing administration Vol. 20 Iss. 10 (1990) p. 35 - 42 ISSN: 0002-0443
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/carol_watson1/2/