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Management principles for health professionals /
Joan Gratto Liebler, Charles R. McConnell.
edition
6th ed.
imprint
Sudbury, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2012.
description
xvi, 536 p. : ill.
ISBN
144961468X (pbk.), 9781449614683 (pbk.)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Sudbury, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2012.
isbn
144961468X (pbk.)
9781449614683 (pbk.)
contents note
The changing scene : organizational adaptation and survival -- The challenge of change -- Todays concept of organizational management -- Planning and decision making -- Organizing -- Improving performance and controlling the critical cycle -- Budgeting : controlling the ultimate resource -- The middle manager and documentation of critical management processes -- Committees and teams -- Adaptat1 ion, motivation, and conflict management -- Training and development: the backbone of motivation and retention -- Authority, leadership, and supervision -- Human resource management : a line managers perspective -- Communication: the glue that binds us together -- Day-to-day management for the health professional-as-manager.
catalogue key
8450522
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Doody's Reviews, November 2012
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Main Description
Management Principles for Health Professionals is a practical guide for new or future practicing healthcare managers. The customary activities of the manager--planning, organizing, decision making, staffing, motivating, and budgeting--are succinctly defined, explained, and presented with detailed examples drawn from a variety of health care settings. Students will learn proven management concepts, techniques, models, and tools for managing individuals or teams with skill and ease.The Sixth Edition is loaded with all-new examples from real-world healthcare settings and covers many current topics such as:? Emerging implications of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.? A template to track the areas of impact of this major law is presented; this enables a manager to identify the topics to monitor and to prepare responses to changes as they unfold.? Developments concerning electronic health record initiatives? Adapting and revitalizing one#146;s career;? Information concerning various staffing alternatives such as outsourcing and telecommuting, and updates the material concerning job descriptions and their application. New material has been added in the section on consultant's contracts and reports.? Patient privacy and the detection and prevention of medical identity theft,and much more.
Main Description
Management Principles for Health Professionals is a practical guide for new or future practicing healthcare managers. The customary activities of the manager-planning, organizing, decision making, staffing, motivating, and budgeting-are succinctly defined, explained, and presented with detailed examples drawn from a variety of health care settings. Students will learn proven management concepts, techniques, models, and tools for managing individuals or teams with skill and ease.The Sixth Edition is loaded with all-new examples from real-world healthcare settings and covers many current topics such as:? Emerging implications of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.' A template to track the areas of impact of this major law is presented; this enables a manager to identify the topics to monitor and to prepare responses to changes as they unfold.' Developments concerning electronic health record initiatives? Adapting and revitalizing one's career;? Information concerning various staffing alternatives such as outsourcing and telecommuting, and updates the material concerning job descriptions and their application. New material has been added in the section on consultant's contracts and reports.' Patient privacy and the detection and prevention of medical identity theft, and much more.
Main Description
Management Principles for Health Professionals is a practical guide for new or future practicing healthcare managers. The customary activities of the manager—planning, organizing, decision making, staffing, motivating, and budgeting—are succinctly defined, explained, and presented with detailed examples drawn from a variety of health care settings. Students will learn proven management concepts, techniques, models, and tools for managing individuals or teams with skill and ease.The Sixth Edition is loaded with all-new examples from real-world healthcare settings and covers many current topics such as:? Emerging implications of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.' A template to track the areas of impact of this major law is presented; this enables a manager to identify the topics to monitor and to prepare responses to changes as they unfold.' Developments concerning electronic health record initiatives? Adapting and revitalizing one’s career;? Information concerning various staffing alternatives such as outsourcing and telecommuting, and updates the material concerning job descriptions and their application. New material has been added in the section on consultant's contracts and reports.' Patient privacy and the detection and prevention of medical identity theft,and much more.

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