Adjunct executive appointment for faculty. An innovation in nursing collaboration
NLM Title Abbreviation
J Nurs Adm
The Journal of nursing administration
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.
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.