Foundations of General Practice : A workbook for nurses
Lessons in Leadership, Culture and Influence
Presented by Brian Dolan
Brian Dolan trained as a psychiatric nurse in Ireland and did his general nursing at St Mary’s Hospital, London. Most of his clinical career was in emergency care as well as in academic general practice.
Brian is Director of Health Service 360, which provides online 360 appraisals for nurses, doctors, allied health professionals and managers. He works with organisations undertaking leadership development, improvements in patient flow and systems reform.
Brian is Director of Service Improvement, Canterbury District Health Board in New Zealand where his role includes running the Collabor8 Lean Thinking and Leadership program aimed at all staff across the Canterbury and West Coast health systems. He has run this course in Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District, where in 2013-14 they generated more than $7 million in cost savings/ avoidance (including $3 million in recurrent savings).
Brian is also Director of Qualitas Consortium, licensees of the NHS Productive Series (Productive General Practice, Productive Leader, Productive Community Services, and Productive Ward) for Australasia, and provider of leadership programs for more than 500 Nurse and Midwifery Unit Managers in New South Wales.