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Essential managerial attributes of the nowadays nursing service manager in the South African context

K Jooste
Curationis | Vol 26, No 2 | a775 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/curationis.v26i2.775 | © 2003 K Jooste | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 27 September 2003 | Published: 27 September 2003

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K Jooste,, South Africa

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Nursing service managers need certain essential managerialattributes in taking the lead in effective management ofthe nowadays health care organisations in South Africa.Major changes in restructuring and human resources planningare taking place through transformation of health servicesand specific managerial attributes are needed in thisscenario. Without nursing service managers with the necessarymanagerial attributes, change in the health care environmentwill be hampered and planning, organising, directingand control of the delivering of quality care will benegatively influenced.


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