Empowered long-term care

Empowered Work Teams book coverDrawing from their research on empowered work teams in nursing homes, Dale E. Yeatts, professor of sociology, and Cynthia M. Cready, associate professor of sociology, wrote a book that describes why empowered teams are valuable and how they can be implemented in long-term care settings. Empowered Work Teams in Long-Term Care: Strategies for Improving Outcomes for Residents and Staff (Health Professions), co-written with Linda S. Noelker of the Katz Policy Institute at the Benjamin Rose Institute, includes training materials and troubleshooting tips.