Spirituality and Effective Leadership in Healthcare: Is There a Connection?

Strack, Gary; Fottler, Myron D.
June 2002
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Summer2002, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p3
Examines the relation between spirituality and effective leadership in healthcare in the United States. Definition of effective leadership and spirituality; Review of literature for both healthcare and other organizations in the discussion of this link; Practices of effective leadership.


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