This session will discuss the need for medical leadership in LTC and the larger health care system. Effective leadership characteristics and behaviors will be reviewed. The participant will learn the process of leading organization change. The session will include a presentation followed by small group discussion.
Explain why the need for medical leadership in the LTC continuum has changed.
List common characteristics of an effective leader.
Outline the process of leading an organizational change.
Explain the different skills needed for clinical practice versus change leadership.