Overview and history of organizational behavior -- Diversity in health care -- Attitudes and perceptions -- Workplace communication -- Content theories of motivation -- Process theories of motivation -- Attribution theory and motivation -- Power and influence -- Trait and behavioral theories of leadership -- Contingency theories of leadership -- Contemporary leadership theories -- Stress in the workplace and stress management -- Conflict management, decision making, and negotiation skills -- Overview of group dynamics -- Groups -- Teams and team building -- Organizational development -- Resistance to change and change management -- Overview and history of organization theory -- Strategy and structure -- Organization structures : contextual dimension -- Organization design parameters : internal characteristics.
Decision making, problem solving, and critical thinking : requisites for successful leadership and management -- Classical views of leadership and management -- Twenty-first century thinking about leadership and management -- Ethical issues -- Legal and legislative issues -- Patient, subordinate, and professional advocacy -- Operational and strategic planning -- Planned change -- Time management -- Fiscal planning -- Career development : from new graduate to retirement -- Organizational structure -- Understanding organizational, political, and personal power -- Organizing patient care -- Employee recruitment, selection, placement, and indoctrination -- Socializing and educating staff for team building -- Staffing needs and scheduling policies -- Creating a motivating climate -- Organizational, interpersonal, and group communication -- Delegation -- Managing conflict -- Understanding collective bargaining, unionization, and employment laws -- Quality control -- Performance appraisal -- Problem employees : rule breakers, marginal employees, and the chemically or psychologically impaired.
1. Early pregnancy (0-14 weeks) 11 min. -- 2. Mid-pregnancy (15-27 weeks) 10 min. -- 3. Preparing to give birth (28 weeks-birth) 9 min. -- 4. Giving birth 12 min. -- 5. Early days with your baby 11 min. -- 6. First 6 to 8 weeks at home 16 min. -- 7. Pre-conception - planning for a pregnancy 4 min.
This DVD is a companion to Baby's Best Chance : Parents' Handbook of Pregnancy and Baby Care. It provides information about planning for and having a healthy pregnancy and childbirth, as well as care of your baby in the weeks following birth.
The DVD is divided into 7 chapters. In the first 6 chapters we follow 4 BC women as they share their personal prenatal journeys and welcome their new babies into their lives. Chapter 7 highlights things to consider in planning for a healthy pregnancy, before becoming pregnant.
For more detailed information please refer to the Baby's Best Chance handbook and the resources listed at the end of each chapter in this video.