Troubador Healthcare Executives

Released: 28/04/2019

ISBN: 9781789017069

eISBN: 9781789019162

Format: Paperback/eBook

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Healthcare Executives

The Essentials for Excellence in Leadership and Management


This book provides a unique first-hand perspective on healthcare leadership and management, from a practitioner, for practitioners. The author is an experienced consultant, highly respected medical director and exceptional leader known for his drive, acumen and commitment to putting patients first. The book’s focus is on compassionate leadership, efficient management, improvement capabilities and transformational skills.

The content covers all aspects of leading and managing health services, integrating both the hard and soft skills required. The comprehensive chapters are written in an extremely concise and precise style using fact boxes and bullet format only. Lists of chapter objectives, boxed summaries, numerous graphics and suggestions for further reading provide quick reference and consolidate what the reader has learned.

Packed with expert insights and practical tips for problem solving and trouble shooting, this is the ultimate guide to getting ahead and achieving more as a leader and manager in the healthcare world. The book is an excellent resource for aspiring as well as current leaders and managers in healthcare.

Without doubt the best book on leadership and management in healthcare I have ever read.

by Peter

The book covers all key topics and recent developments, with a strong focus on high-quality care and best practice. It is a ‘must get’ for all aspiring and current healthcare leaders and managers.

by Dr M I

Professor Dirk Pickuth

Professor Dirk Pickuth is a visionary in the leadership development field, serving as an Executive Medical Director of a large hospital trust. He has had the privilege of studying, working and teaching in several countries around the globe, thereby gaining extensive international experience in medical leadership and complex change management. Dirk has outstanding expertise in service transformation, in strengthening the strategic positioning of a trust and in service improvement. He is Professor of Radiology and Head of a high performing Department of Radiology. Dirk also serves as a Visiting Professor at the University of East Anglia. After medical studies in Kiel, London and Edinburgh he was a Clinical Research Fellow at the Royal Marsden Hospital. His professional affiliations include membership of the Royal College of Radiologists, the British Institute of Radiology and the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management. Dirk has published several bestselling radiology textbooks.

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