Resistance to change



How does the information on communication presented in this week’s Learning Resources relate to your selected concept? What insights have you gained this week that would inform how you communicate
about this topic? Examine opportunities and challenges related to communication, patient safety, and other essential outcomes, including barriers that complicate communication in the workplace.

Required Readings
Marquis, B. L., & Huston, C. J. (2015). Leadership roles and management functions in nursing: Theory and application (8th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.
Review Chapter 19, “Organizational, Interpersonal, and Group Communication”
Gifu, D., Dima, I. C., & Teodorescu, M. (2014). New communication approaches vs. traditional communication. International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences, (20), 46–55.
Retrieved from the Walden Library databases.

The study highlights some communication instances of actual approach of human society evolution in contrast with traditional communication.
Johansson, C., Miller, V. D., Hamrin, S. (2014). Conceptualizing communicative leadership: A framework for analyzing and developing leaders’ communication competence, Corporate Communications: An
International Journal, 19 (2), 147–165.
Retrieved from the Walden Library databases.
Manojlovich, M., Harrod, M., Holtz, B., Hofer, T., Kuhn, L., & Krein, S. L. (2015). The Use of Multiple Qualitative Methods to Characterize Communication Events Between Physicians and Nurses.
Health communication, 30(1), 61–69.
Retrieved from the Walden Library databases.

The purpose of this study was to develop a methodology for identifying and characterizing communication events between physicians and nurses to better understand communication patterns on general
medical–surgical units.
Seyranian, V. (2014). Social Identity Framing communication strategies for mobilizing social change. The Leadership Quarterly, 25(3), 468-486.
Retrieved from the Walden Library databases.
Van Keer, R. V., Deschepper, R. D., Huyghens, L. H., Distelmans, W. D., & Bilsen, J. B. (2014). Dealing with cultural diversity during the process of communication and decision-making in the ICU: a
literature review. Critical Care, 18(Suppl 1), P24. doi:10.1186/cc13214
Retrieved from the Walden Library databases.