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Is Shared Governance Still Relevant?

Porter-O’Grady, Tim EdD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Nursing Administration:
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Abstract

Is shared governance still relevant in this era of significant changes in healthcare? Requisites to support nurses and others are more important now than ever before. Shared decision-making is not only relevant, it is essential. The road to empowerment is not easy. Many patterns of organization and relationship must be changed forever through commitment and leadership today.

Author Information

Author affiliation: Tim Porter-O’Grady Associates, and Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.

Corresponding author: Tim Porter-O’Grady, EdD, RN, FAAN, Tim Porter-O’Grady Associates, 529 Crystal Creek Road, Otto, NC 28763 (drtpog@aol.com).

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