Skip to main content

NURS 6430 Project Management: Healthcare Information Technology: Welcome & Course Readings

Welcome to your course guide

Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

NURS 6430 Required Course Readings


The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

Enter your myWalden user name and password at the prompt.

Alfares, H. K. (1991). Integrated project activities and manpower scheduling. (Doctoral dissertation, Arizona State University, 1990.)

Bower, D., & Walker, D. (2007, September). Planning knowledge for phased rollout projects. Project Management Journal, 38(3), 45–60.

Flynn, A. B., & Mangione, T. J. (2008, January/February). Five steps to a winning project team. Healthcare Executive, 23(1), 54–55.

Garman, A. N., Burkhart, T., & Strong, J. (2006). Business knowledge and skills. Journal of Healthcare Management, 51(2), 81–85.

Herroelen, W. (2005, Winter). Project scheduling—theory and practice. Production & Operations Management, 14(4), 413–432.

Pavlak, A. (2004, December). Project troubleshooting: TIGER teams for reactive risk management. Project Management Journal, 35(4), 5–14.

Purvis, R., & McCray, G. (1999, Winter). Project assessment: A tool for improving project management. Information Systems Management; 16(1), 55–60.

Wagner, P. (2006, August). The 3 skills you need to have for successful project management. Information Outlook, 10(8), 24–26.

Williams, J., & Murphy, P. (2005). Better project management, better patient outcomes. Nursing Management, 36(11), 4147

Wyllie, T. (2004, April). Back to basics—practical magic for project management success, CMA Management, 33–35.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

If you have questions about your required course textbooks, please contact Customer Care at