Leadership and Management Fundamentals
‘Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.’ – Steven Covey
‘Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.’ – Peter Drucker
‘Effective leadership is characterised by active engagement for both patients and staff and this has been shown to have a direct bearing on safer patient care.’ – West and Dawson 2012
Understanding Leadership and Management
Targeted at new and emerging leaders and managers this training aims to explore Leadership and Management models, theories and approaches. It will enable you to identify what leadership and management are while recognising the importance and impact of leadership in the NHS. This includes an introduction to the Healthcare Leadership Model and associated tools and a reflection on your role as a leader.