Health Care

Health Care

 
The Economics of Health Reconsidered Rice, Thomas | Unruh, Lynn Health Administration Press , 2009 Economics & Finance, Health Care

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...

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Allies or Adversaries Holm, Craig E. Health Administration Press , 2004 Health Care

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...

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The Trust Prescription for Healthcare Shore, David A. American College of Healthcare Executives , 2005 Health Care

David A. Shore’s The Trust Prescription for Healthcare offers solutions to the trust crisis in healthcare. Shore introduces the concept of trust as a critical driver of healthcare’s mission and margin...

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Leadership in Healthcare Dye, Carson F. Health Administration Press , 2000 Health Care, Leadership

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...

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Exceptional Leadership Dye, Carson F. | Garman, Andrew N. Health Administration Press , 2006 Health Care, Leadership, Management

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...

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Evidence-Based Management in Healthcare Kovner, Anthony R. | Fine, David J. | D'Aquila, Richard Health Administration Press , 2010 Health Care, Management

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...

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Improve Your Competitive Strategy Zuckerman, Alan M. Health Administration Press , 2002 Business Strategy, Health Care

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...

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Terrorism and Disaster Management McGlown, K. Joanne Health Administration Press , 2004 Business Strategy, Health Care, Human Resources

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...

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Followership Atchison, Tom Health Administration Press , 2004 Health Care, Leadership, Management

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...

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The Corporate Transformation of Health Care Geyman, John P. Springer Publishing Company, Inc. , 2004 Health Care, Human Resources

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 The Corporate Transformation of Health Care...

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