Ethics in Health Services Management

Author: Kurt Darr
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781878812995
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Providing a framework for identifying and solving normative and applied ethical dilemmas and the mechanisms to guide ethical decision making in the challenging arena of health services management, the fourth edition of this classic text will fashion more efficacious problem solvers out of its users. The new edition of Ethics in Health Services Management succinctly dissects such critical, contemporary issues as patient autonomy, end-of-life decisions, consent for treatment, appropriate resource allocation, whistleblowing, and confidentiality. Incisive examination and analysis of 80 case studies and vignettes (a dozen more than the third edition) from a full range of care delivery settings will spark lively debate and guide readers to organized, logical solutions. The focus on virtue ethics and values has been much enhanced, and futility treatment and its guidelines are placed under an ethical microscope. Help today's and tomorrow's managers ably and ethically confront the economic and competitive pressures that buffet health services organizations and systems by revealing how to approach ethical paradoxes with sound problem-solving methodology formulate personal and professional codes of ethics identify, link, and integrate values, vision, and mission statements assess the ethical implications of physician-assisted suicide address the ethics of marketing health care delivery in a competitive environment develop and use institutional review boards and ethics committees resolve conflicts of interest and avoid self-dealing maximize community benefit while protecting and enhancing organization asset and much more This cutting-edge text is the lodestar for managers who increasingly are called upon to do more with fewer resources, compete aggressively but fairly, and meet a more oppressive regulatory and payment environment while providing a broader range of services. Professors/instructors of and students in health services or

Cases in Health Services Management

Author: Jonathon S. Rakich
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781932529593
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This new fifth edition presents 29 challenging cases (11 new to this edition) that address pivotal issues students will encounter as administrators and managers, including quality improvement, strategic planning, ethical dilemmas, organizational dynamics, cost-benefit analyses, resource utilization, and more. Provides an exceptional framework for classroom discussion and practice in decision making. It is an appropriate text for capstone and issues courses and a valuable supplement for health services courses in organization and management strategic planning, finance, and marketing.

Managing Health Services Organizations and Systems

Author: Beaufort B. Longest
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781932529357
Format: PDF, ePub
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From the recognized experts in health administration comes a newly revised edition of an authoritative text for health services managers. Articulate and highly readable, the fifth edition examines virtually every aspect of health services management. Extensive revisions provide users with the comprehensive information you have come to expect on health services management. Future health care services managers will benefit from information on managerial problem solving, resource allocation and utilization, effective communication, organizational culture, continuous quality improvement, human resources, facilitation of change, and ethical and legal responsibilities.

Organizational Ethics in Health Care

Author: Philip J. Boyle
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780787960902
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This comprehensive and much-needed resource helps health care ethicists to meet the demand of challenges such as managed care, medical technology, and patient activism. Through a review of core principles and a rich selection of cases, practitioners and students will learn to apply ethics in the day-to-day administration of health care organizations. The authors are from the Park Ridge Center, the nationally acclaimed consulting and research firm.

Career Opportunities in Health Care Management

Author: Sharon B. Buchbinder
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763759643
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Introduction to Health Care Management is a concise, reader- friendly, introductory healthcare management book that covers a wide variety of healthcare settings, from hospitals to nursing homes and clinics. Filled with examples to engage the reader's imagination, the important issues in healthcare management, such as ethics, cost management, strategic planning and marketing, information technology, and human resources, are all thoroughly covered. Guidelines and rubrics along with numerous case studies make this text both student-friendly and teacher friendly. It is the perfect resource for stu

Shortell and Kaluzny s Healthcare Management Organization Design and Behavior

Author: Lawton Burns
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133418481
Format: PDF, ePub
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Completely updated to address the challenges faced by modern health care organizations, the sixth edition of SHORTELL AND KALUZNY'S HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT: ORGANIZATION DESIGN AND BEHAVIOR offers a more global perspective on how the United States and other countries address issues of health and health care. Written by internationally recognized and respected experts in the field, the new edition continues to bring a systemic understanding of organizational principles, practices, and insight to the management of health services organizations. Based on state-of-the-art organizational theory and research, the text emphasizes application and challenges you to provide a solution or a philosophical position. Coverage includes topics ranging from pay for performance and information technology to ethics and medical tourism and expands upon a major theme of the fifth edition: health care leaders must effectively design and manage health care organizations while simultaneously influencing and adapting to changes in environmental context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Ethics for Managers

Author: Joseph Gilbert
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317419367
Format: PDF, ePub
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Ethics for Managers introduces students to the philosophical underpinnings of business ethics and translates this theory into practical terms, demonstrating the moral implications of the decisions managers make. This edition features new material on global ethics, the financial downturn, and ethical sustainability. New, student-friendly features include: Learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, which provide a roadmap to what is covered and how to use it. Cases that demonstrate real-world scenarios, allowing readers to grapple with real moral ambiguity. Discussion questions at the end of each chapter, which challenge students to see different moral perspectives and to practice good decision-making. A new chapter on international business ethics. Students of business ethics courses will find this compact, well-organized text a useful tool to understand ethics in the digital age.

Medical Law and Ethics

Author: Jonathan Herring
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198810601
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Medical Law and Ethics covers the core legal principles, key cases, and statutes that govern medical law alongside the key ethical debates and dilemmas that exist in the field. Carefully constructed features highlight these debates, drawing out the European angles, religious beliefs, and feminist perspectives which influence legal regulations. Other features such as 'a shock to the system', 'public opinion' and 'reality check' introduce further socio-legal discussion and contribute to the lively and engaging manner in which the subject is approached. Online resources This book is accompanied by the following online resources: - Complete bibliography and list of further reading - Links to the key cases mentioned in the book - A video from the author which introduces the book and sets the scene for your studies - Links to key sites with information on medical law and ethics

Law Ethics for Medical Careers

Author: Carlene Harrison
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 9780073402062
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Law and Ethics for Medical Careers, Fifth Edition, provides an overview of the laws and ethics you should know to help you give competent, compassionate care to patients that is within acceptable legal and ethical boundaries. The text can also serve as a guide to help you resolve the many legal and ethical questions you may reasonably expect to face as a student and, later, as a health care practitioner. The text features pertinent legal cases, anecdotes, and sidebars related to health-related careers. Content has been updated and special attention has been paid to legislation affecting health care.

Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information Management

Author: Dana C. McWay
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305686322
Format: PDF, Docs
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Understanding the complex legal and ethical principles that govern health information management is more important than ever. To help you successfully navigate these legal issues, LEGAL AND ETHICAL ASPECTS OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT is revised, updated, and expanded, providing the opportunity to focus on law and ethics as they relate to HIM. Key topics include the role of social media in health care, expansion of existing materials on e-discovery, compliance, completeness of the health record, breaches of confidentiality, and much more. Features include enrichment activities, mapping to CAHIIM standards, and interactive quizzing and case studies to help develop practical application and high-level problem solving skills. Written by a seasoned HIM professional and lawyer, LEGAL AND ETHICAL ASPECTS OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT, 4th Edition provides a complete solution for understanding the legal and ethical concerns that safeguard health care information today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.