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Executive Communications Inc. (Pittsburgh, Pa.)

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Works: 68 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 199 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc 
Classifications: HD58, 344.0414
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Most widely held works by Executive Communications Inc. (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Legal implications of nursing documentation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Part 1 reviews how systematic charting is important for continuity of care, compliance, and legal protection. It provides information on the critical role documentation plays in a medical malpractice trial and details four common mistakes in documentation and provides practical ways to correct them. Part 2 addresses the do's and don'ts of correcting an error in the medical record. It oulines the rules governing the construction of an addendum to the patient's chart. Besides reviewing the purpose of the incident report, the program outlines what to document in the record, how to complete the form, and gives guidelines for protecting the confidentiality of the incident report form
Effective risk management in nursing practice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Part 1 helps the viewer identify the causes and most frequent areas of liability involving the nurse and the hospital. Content includes the importance of developing a good rapport with patients, protection of patient property, patient falls, and medication errors. Specific risk management guidelines are provided for each situation. In part 2, the presenters illustrate the role of the nurse in obtaining informed consent. In addition, tips on giving testimony are illustrated by a mock deposition of a nurse in a malpractice case
Managing with compassion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hyler Bracey discusses ways to help managers increase self-confidence to improve their compassion in management. He says this approach helps employees give their best
Building high commitment workplaces ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teleconference on new motivators for commitment in the workplace in times of change, stressing the need for shared responsibility
The Right to die ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Provides information about the patient's rights in relation to "no code" orders and removal of life support systems. The role of the nurse, the physician, the family, the hospital, and the court is discussed. The current law, statutory requirements, and living wills are detailed
Anatomy of a nursing negligence case ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Outlines the aspects of our legal system which every practicing nurse should know. Discusses the nurse's duty to be "reasonably prudent under the circumstances" and examines the application of the "Good Samaritan" law in emergency situations. The standard of care is discussed in detail. Illustrates how hospital policies, procedures, and protocols are used in court to evaluate nursing conduct and presents specific guidelines for nurses to follow when creating or modifying these documents. Actual cases are presented to illustrate how nursing malpractice is analyzed in the courtroom
Legal aspects of supervising nursing personnel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Designed to help those who supervise nurses to meet the new legal challenges of nursing supervision. In this program, the term "respondeat superior" is defined and its implications for hospital nurses are reviewed. The nurse'sliability for the acts of others, including agency nurses and students, is reviewed in detail and practical tips for reducing liability are presented. The program discusses in depth the legal implications of short staffing and floating personnel to unfamiliar units. It explains and illustrates by case examples the standards of care for both staff nurses working in these circumstances and the nursing supervisors making staff assignments. Guidelines for action and documentationdesigned to minimize risk for all concerned are presented
Customer driven quality ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Today's customers demand value -- the right combination of product quality, fair price, and excellent service. Presenters from past programs show how to develop strategies to keep customers satisfied. These strategies are shown in practice at the 3M Company
Customer satisfaction the other half of your job ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discussion of ways to improve customer satisfaction at a time of rising expectations, when pressures on everyone are higher
Successfully working with people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program provides strategies for dealing with bosses, subordinates, co-workers, vendors, customers, and business associates effectively
Prevention of deep vein thrombosis in non-hemorrhagic stroke patients in a rehabilitation setting ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Managing constant change ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teleconference on embracing change for managers and their work teams. Practical methods are presented for turning feelings of inadequacy into motivation for employee empowerment and motivation
Clear business writing ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ability to write clearly is the ability to influence. Logical thoughts lead to written words that result in action. Clear writing requires a system for thinking through anything that must be put in writing. It requires changing the way you approach this part of your job. Through this system become aware that what you write influences what gets done
Team decision making ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program focuses on a systematic method of collaborating with others to make effective, high-quality decisions. The process helps people recognize and avoid some of the errors that lead to poor decisions. The presenters discuss how to access the wisdom and support of others without sacrificing your individuality. The results are increase efficiency and effectiveness of group decisions
Assessing & selecting for high performance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selecting people who can share power and responsibility, and have the ability to communicate, has serious implications for hiring and developing people who can thrive and contribute in empowered environments. This program shows behavior-oriented employee assessment strategies and techniques relevant to the organization and business needs
Motivation the key to performance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new perspective on motivation, comparing internal and external motivators, and stressing the importance of reinforcing them, involving employees in setting their own goals
Making humor work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Participants discuss how humor can help an organization run smoother, cut medical costs, improve morale, increase productivity, and polish public image
Solving quality problems managing total quality ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What sort of day-to-day problems can interfere with quality? Haphazard approaches to decision-making, poor written communications, a lack of creativity, and wasted time are just a few. Presenters from past programs show ways to avoid such barriers. These ideas are shown in practice at the 3M Company
Teamwork for quality ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Organizations are forming diverse teams of workers to tap employees' knowledge. Five experts give winning strategies for different kinds of teamwork. These strategies are shown in practice at AT & T Universal Card Services
Oncologic emergencies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Identifies the most common emergency situations--septic shock, spinal cord compression, cardiac tamponade, disseminated intravascular coagulation, and tumor lysis syndrome--faced in oncology care. Reviews the definition, basic problem, assessment, nursing diagnosis, intervention, and evaluation of each emergency
 
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English (21)