Career Success In Health Care: Professionalism In Action by Bruce ColbertCareer Success In Health Care: Professionalism In Action by Bruce Colbert

Career Success In Health Care: Professionalism In Action

byBruce Colbert, Elizabeth Katrancha

Paperback | September 21, 2015

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Developing your interpersonal skills and establishing your "brand" as a professional early in your academic career will directly affect your future success. With its unique "worktext" format, CAREER SUCCESS IN HEALTH CARE: PROFESSIONALISM IN ACTION, 3e helps you sharpen your interpersonal skills to showcase yourself as a top-performing student as well as a top-quality job candidate. Drawing from their many years of teaching, clinical experience, and conducting workshops concerning the behavioral domain, the authors deliver a worktext packed with real-life examples, clear direction, and step-by-step assistance in assessing your current state of professionalism and creating effective action plans for improvement. Equipping you with both academic and life skills, CAREER SUCCESS helps you reach your full potential.
Bruce Colbert is an Associate Professor and Director of the Allied Health Care Department at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. The author of 10 traditional books, he also developed an interactive worktext and DVD program on student success. Focusing on such topics as stress and time management, he has presented more than 250 r...
Title:Career Success In Health Care: Professionalism In ActionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 10.6 × 8.3 × 0.6 inPublished:September 21, 2015Publisher:Delmar Publishers IncLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1285866886

ISBN - 13:9781285866888

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Table of Contents

Section I: COMMUNICATING WITH YOURSELF: ACHIEVING PERSONAL EXCELLENCE.1. Study Skills: Laying the Foundation. 2. Characteristics for Personal and Professional Success. 3. Setting Goals and Time Management. 4. Stress Management. 5. Thinking and Reasoning Skills. Section II: COMMUNICATING WITH OTHERS: ACHIEVING PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE.6. Types of Communication. 7. Communication in Action. 8. Communication Within an Organization.9. Patient Interaction and Communication.10. Your First Position as a Health Care Professional.11. Professionalism in Action.