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Post a description of a leader, distinguishing his or her style as authoritative, democratic, or laissez-faire. Describe the characteristics that inform your perception, and explain which ones you would integrate into your own leadership style, as well as which ones you would prefer not to integrate. Explain at least one potential effect of this leadership style on health care quality and patient outcomes. My nurse manager has only been at my facility for about a year now, but in that year, he has managed to make many changes that have been great for our unit. He has a democratic leadership style, in which the decision making involves the whole unit. A democratic leader has less control than the authoritarian leader. They motivate through suggestions and guidance opposed to coercion. (Marquis & Huston, 2017 p. 47). Wall street defines 6 different types of leadership styles including visionary, coaching, affiliative, democratic, pacesetting and commanding. When my manager first came, we had some issues on our unit, he brought a new
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  • Fall '18
  • ROSEMARY MC WILLIAMS HAGGINS
  • Management, Marquis, Huston, Azaare

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