Business Book Summaries: Health Care http://www.bizsum.com/ Sat, 26 Aug 2017 06:00:17 -0400 Thu, 07 Sep 2017 10:12:04 -0400 Healthcare Disrupted http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/healthcare-disrupted <div>Author: Elton, Jeff | O'Riordan, Anne</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Healthcare Disrupted</strong>, Jeff Elton and Anne O’Riordan survey the socioeconomic forces and technological enablers that are shifting the entire healthcare system. While largely reactive today and intent...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care An Epidemic of Empathy in Healthcare http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/epidemic-empathy-healthcare <div>Author: Lee, MD, Thomas H.</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>An Epidemic of Empathy in Healthcare</strong> asserts that when it comes to providing value in healthcare, nothing matters more than addressing patient suffering. Thomas H. Lee, MD believes an epidemic of...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Patient Revolution http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/patient-revolution <div>Author: Tailor, Krisa</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">Technology has steadily transformed every industry and has enabled the rise of the&nbsp;<em>experience economy</em>, where consumers take a more active role. Unfortunately, the healthcare...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Unconventional Leadership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/unconventional-leadership <div>Author: Schlichting, Nancy M.</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In&nbsp;<strong>Unconventional Leadership</strong>, Nancy Schlichting traces her journey as the CEO of the Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) in Detroit, Michigan. She realized early on that there...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Patient Will See You Now http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/patient-will-see-you-now <div>Author: Topol, Eric</div> <div>Publisher: Basic Books</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">In&nbsp;<strong>The Patient Will See You Now</strong>, Eric Topol shows how the smartphone is the printing press of today's medical world. He begins by explaining how the current medical system...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Digital Doctor http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/digital-doctor <div>Author: Wachter, Robert</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Digitization has transformed the field of medicine by enabling life-changing diagnostic procedures and techniques that have dramatically improved the world’s health. However, when it comes to digitizing healthcare...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Understanding Value-Based Healthcare http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/understanding-value-based-healthcare <div>Author: Moriates, Christopher | Arora, Vineet | Shah, Neel</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Understanding Value-Based Healthcare</strong>, edited by Christopher Moriates, Vineet Arora, and Neel Shah, is an in-depth guidebook for clinicians and healthcare professionals. It provides the necessary...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Leadership for Smooth Patient Flow http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/smooth-patient-flow <div>Author: Jensen, Kirk. | Mayer, Thom A. | Welch, Shari J. | Haraden, Carol</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Leadership for Smooth Patient Flow</strong>, healthcare professionals Kirk Jensen, Thom A. Mayer, Shari J. Welch, and Carol Haraden of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement demonstrate that good patient...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Think Big, Start Small, Move Fast http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/think-big <div>Author: LaRusso, Nicholas | Spurrier, Barbara | Farrugia, Gianrico</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p class="body-paragraph">The United States has the most expensive health care system in the world, yet it currently ranks 37th in performance worldwide. Mayo Clinic not only wants to rectify this specific problem, but it...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care A+ Marketing http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/marketing-0 <div>Author: Eliscu, Andrea T.</div> <div>Publisher: MGMA</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As consumers continue to take a more assertive approach to their medical care, practices must meet patients’ expectations to remain competitive. Medical offices should get to know the needs of their patients and gear...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Healthcare Strategic Planning http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/healthcare-strategic-planning <div>Author: Zuckerman, Alan M.</div> <div>Publisher: Healthcare Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Healthcare Strategic Planning</strong>, Alan M. Zuckerman explores the latest research and step-by-step processes involved in strategic planning. Strategic planning is an invaluable management tool that...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Getting It Done http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/getting-it-done <div>Author: Cohn, Kenneth H. | Fellows, Steven A.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Various forces, such as regulatory reporting, Medicare mandates, better educated consumers, and the continuing struggle of physicians to earn a living while still taking good care of patients, have made collaboration a...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Lean Done Right http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/lean-done-right <div>Author: Zidel, Thomas G.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Lean Done Right</strong>, Thomas G. Zidel argues that ineffective approaches to Lean also can be found in many healthcare organizations today. He is concerned that hospitals and other healthcare...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Anticipate, Respond, Recover http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/anticipate-respond-recover <div>Author: McGlown, K. Joanne | Robinson, Phillip D.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Anticipate, Respond, Recover</strong>, editors K. Joanne McGlown and Phillip D. Robinson stress that healthcare executives must take responsibility for knowing as much about disaster preparedness, response,...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Reaching Excellence in Healthcare Management http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/reaching-excellence-healthcare-management <div>Author: Griffith, John R. | White, Kenneth R.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Excellence in the healthcare industry means simultaneously satisfying patients and associates, garnering strong earnings, and providing high-quality care. Several American healthcare organizations (HCOs) have achieved...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Hardwiring Excellence http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/hardwiring-excellence <div>Author: Studer, Quint</div> <div>Publisher: Fire Starter Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Hardwiring Excellence</strong>, Quint Studer shares his extensive knowledge concerning quality health care. Healthcare organizations that want to surpass the competition must place a strong emphasis on...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Thinking Forward http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/thinking-forward <div>Author: Griffith, John R. | White, Kenneth R. | Cahill, Patricia</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-biographies">Business Biographies</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>“Thinking forward” is the phrase used by Patricia Cahill, president and CEO of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), to describe the process that put CHI on the road to its current success. Thinking forward is the way CHI...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The $800 Million Pill http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/800-million-pill <div>Author: Goozner, Merrill</div> <div>Publisher: University of California Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The price of prescription drugs is high and steadily rising. Through Medicare and Medicaid, much of the costs are absorbed by the government, and thus by the taxpayers. With these costs becoming more and more...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Politics of Life Itself http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/politics-life-itself <div>Author: Rose, Nikolas</div> <div>Publisher: Princeton University Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As biotechnology has continued to advance, some eagerly anticipate the creation of new intellectual property and a new bioeconomy. On the other hand, some fear that the desire for profit is leading to the unethical...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Going Lean http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/going-lean-0 <div>Author: Smith, Amy C.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Many healthcare facilities struggle with providing quality healthcare in an efficient manner, so that the patient is discharged to the home or to the next level of care as quickly and as medically appropriate as...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Innovator's Prescription http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/innovators-prescription-0 <div>Author: Christensen, Clayton M. | Grossman, Jerome H. | Hwang, Jason</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>It will not come as news to most Americans that the United States health care system is in critical condition. Each year, fewer people can afford to pay for medical care and fewer businesses can afford to provide...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Beyond the Gift Shop http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/beyond-gift-shop <div>Author: Thompson-Banko, Mindy</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Beyond the Gift Shop</strong>, Mindy Thompson-Banko explores the collaboration between two very different industries—retail and healthcare— and what is required for them to work together and create something...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Reinventing the Patient Experience http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/reinventing-patient-experience <div>Author: Christianson, Jon B. | Finch, Michael D. | Findlay, Barbara | Jonas, Wayne B. | Choate, Christine Goertz</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In the age of consumerism in healthcare, hospitals must reexamine their traditional practices and provide greater sensitivity and responsiveness to patient preferences. In <strong>Reinventing the Patient Experience...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Make It Happen http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/make-it-happen <div>Author: McLaughlin, Daniel B.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The failure to execute is a common problem in healthcare. Faced with a rapidly changing business environment, many progressive healthcare delivery organizations are now striving to become “high performance” health...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Leading Transformational Change http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leading-transformational-change <div>Author: Atchison, Thomas A. | Bujak, Joseph S.</div> <div>Publisher: </div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/change-management">Change Management</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The healthcare industry has undergone profound change during recent decades. The aging of the population, new treatment options, changes in technology, and access to information once available only to physicians, have...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Seven Strategies to Improve Your Bottom Line http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/seven-strategies-improve-your-bottom-line <div>Author: Gee, E. Preston</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2001</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Seven Strategies to Improve Your Bottom Line</strong>, E. Preston Gee outlines different tools and strategies that can help healthcare executives cut costs and improve their hospital’s efficiency and overall...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Partnership of Equals http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/partnership-equals <div>Author: McGinn, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Partnership of Equals</strong>, Peter McGinn discusses the various ways in which CEOs and board members can productively work together to resolve conflict and make a better, more effective healthcare...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Collaborate for Success! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/collaborate-success <div>Author: Cohn, Kenneth H.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/teams">Teams</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>While hospital administrators and doctors often have different perspectives on patient care – and consequently take divergent approaches to it – they share the common goal of providing quality care to patients....</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Primary Care–Market Share Connection http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/primary-care%E2%80%93market-share-connection <div>Author: Halley, Marc D.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Primary Care-Market Share Connection</strong>, author Marc D. Halley discusses how many healthcare-related companies have a difficult time creating business models that are both sustainable and...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Inside the Physician Mind http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/inside-physician-mind <div>Author: Bujak, Joseph S.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Many healthcare organizations struggle to communicate effectively with physicians and engage them, particularly when dealing with change implementation. In <strong>Inside the Physician Mind</strong>, Joseph S. Bujak...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Economics of Health Reconsidered http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/economics-health-reconsidered <div>Author: Rice, Thomas | Unruh, Lynn</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2009</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Recent years have seen a surge of interest in reforming the organization and delivery of health systems in developed countries, including the United States. While health economists recognize the need for government...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Allies or Adversaries http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/allies-or-adversaries <div>Author: Holm, Craig E.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Since its inception in the early part of the 20th century, the medical staff organization has allowed physicians to have some say in the running of hospitals and has acted as an overseeing body for granting credentials...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Trust Prescription for Healthcare http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/trust-prescription-healthcare <div>Author: Shore, David A.</div> <div>Publisher: American College of Healthcare Executives</div> <div>Published Date: 2005</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>David A. Shore’s <strong>The Trust Prescription for Healthcare </strong>offers solutions to the trust crisis in healthcare. Shore introduces the concept of trust as a critical driver of healthcare’s mission and margin...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Leadership in Healthcare http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leadership-healthcare <div>Author: Dye, Carson F.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2000</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Successful leadership is defined in many different ways. Whether an individual is a natural-born leader or learns the skills to become a good leader, having a value system and adhering to it is an integral contributor...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Exceptional Leadership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/exceptional-leadership <div>Author: Dye, Carson F. | Garman, Andrew N.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In Exceptional Leadership, authors Carson F. Dye and Andrew N. Garman identify the 16 characteristics of outstanding healthcare leaders. Drawing on decades of healthcare experience and research, the authors identify...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Evidence-Based Management in Healthcare http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/evidence-based-management-healthcare <div>Author: Kovner, Anthony R. | Fine, David J. | D'Aquila, Richard</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2010</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Evidence-Based Management in Healthcare is a compendium of essays and articles that support the use of evidence-based decision making. Authors Anthony Kovner, David Fine, and Richard D'Aquila argue that good managerial...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Improve Your Competitive Strategy http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/improve-your-competitive-strategy <div>Author: Zuckerman, Alan M.</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2002</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Until the early 1990s competition in the healthcare industry was friendly and almost completely harmless. Healthcare firms struggled to meet demand, and most markets required multiple entities to keep up with patient...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Terrorism and Disaster Management http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/terrorism-and-disaster-management <div>Author: McGlown, K. Joanne</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In the years following September 11, 2001, communities around the world have scrambled to address the threat of terrorism and protect themselves from its occurrence. Public healthcare in the United States is slowly...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Followership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/followership <div>Author: Atchison, Tom</div> <div>Publisher: Health Administration Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>For the last three decades healthcare workers have been adjusting to a new work environment—one that puts profits over people. Workers are unsure about their roles in the organization and many struggle to find meaning...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Corporate Transformation of Health Care http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/corporate-transformation-health-care <div>Author: Geyman, John P.</div> <div>Publisher: Springer Publishing Company, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The health care system in the United States is entering a period of transition as reform efforts stand to affect the entire industry over the next few years. In <strong>The Corporate Transformation of Health Care...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care The Truth About Health Care http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/truth-about-health-care <div>Author: Mechanic, David</div> <div>Publisher: Rutgers University Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2006</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In his book <strong>The Truth About Health Care</strong>, David Mechanic explores the challenges facing the United States in providing adequate health care for its citizens and the factors hindering large-scale reform...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Business Development for the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industry. http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/business-development-biotechnology-and-pharmaceutical-industry <div>Author: Austin, Martin</div> <div>Publisher: Gower Publishing Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2008</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In Business Development for the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industry, Martin Austin describes the basic processes needed to identify new business opportunities and to bring pharmaceutical alliances to a successful...</p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care If Disney Ran Your Hospital http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/if-disney-ran-your-hospital <div>Author: Lee, Fred</div> <div>Publisher: Second River Healthcare Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2004</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/customer-focus">Customer Focus</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a>, <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Fred Lee’s experiences in hospital leadership as well as at Disney led him to believe that any healthcare team can find its way to greatness if it has the passion and competence to do so. <strong>If Disney Ran Your...</strong></p></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care Destination Success http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/destination-success <div>Author: Bain, Dwight</div> <div>Publisher: Revell</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><dl id="citationFields" class="citation-fields"> <p><span>Have you ever wondered why you aren't more successful?</span><span> Or why others find success more easily?</span><span> Do you feel that you have not lived out...</span></p></dl></div> Business Book Summaries: Health Care