Health Care Economics

Author: Paul Feldstein
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111313261
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Delivering the most detailed and exhaustive content available, market-leading HEALTH CARE ECONOMICS, 7th Edition demonstrates how basic economic concepts, principles, and theories can be used to think about and illustrate various health care issues. This introductory economics text is geared toward graduate students who will be medical and health services managers, administrators, or executives. The seventh edition of HEALTH CARE ECONOMICS includes recent data on the medical sector, updated figures and tables, the latest information on legislative changes affecting this industry, and new literature and research. It also provides an insightful historical perspective within which these changes are occurring. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

An Overview of Managerial Economics in the Health Care System

Author: Shahram Heshmat
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780766815285
Format: PDF, Docs
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This textbook offers analytic approaches to making economic-based decisions in the modern health care organization. It frames its discussion around emerging health care policy for the 21st century and how economic forces influence policy. It introduces principles of microeconomics and decision analysis as a way for mangers and clinicians to approach resource allocation issues within the organization. Focus is primarily on applied rather than theoretical economics. Key features: *Applies abstract principles to real world *Includes study questions and examples *Offers techniques for economic analysis *Frames concepts with emerging health care policy

Financial Management in Health Care Organizations

Author: Robert McLean
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780766835474
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Financing of health care organizations is increasingly important in today's society. Financial Management in Health Care Organizations provides discussion on the fundamental principles of finance, accounting, and budgeting for both short-term and long-term assets and programs. Managers of health care organizations and those aspiring to become managers will find this an invaluable tool in helping to increase their understanding of the financial aspects of running and managing their businesses. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Ambulatory Care Management

Author: Austin Ross
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780827376649
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This is a practical guide for the professional seeking to gain insight and up-to-date knowledge about the function of ambulatory care practice and the key duties of the administrator. It is geared to all ambulatory care administrators regardless of setting, as well as physicians and other clinicians. Taking an analytical approach, the book is divided into functional areas: a background and historical overview of the development of health services and ambulatory care in the U.S., the financial management of ambulatory care, the operational issues of running a practice, human resources management issues, planning and marketing the group and issues of policy and other institutional matters.

Health Services Research Methods

Author: Leiyu Shi
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1428352295
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Written with an emphasis on health services delivery and management, Health Services Research Methods balances classic and current models and methodology. It showcases approaches to measuring the relevant structure, process, and outcome variables that can be used to address efficiency and equity issues in health care services delivery. Emerging health services research tools and skills are included as well as implications for practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Health Politics and Policy

Author: James Morone
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1418014281
Format: PDF
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The fourth edition of Health Politics and Policy examines the political arena in which United States health care policies are made, and provides a framework for understanding how the process works. This book conveys the excitement of health care politics and covers the issues facing the American health care system. Factors that shape health policy are discussed in detail, including values, private players, and government, as well as the resulting dynamic of these forces. A comparison of the U.S. system to others offers a foundation for understanding our system within an international context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Health Care Management

Author: Stephen Michael Shortell
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 9781418001896
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Written by nationally known experts in the field, this text brings a systematic understanding of organizational principles, practices, and insight to the management of health services organizations. While based on state-of-the-art organizational theory and research, the emphasis is on application through Features such as “In the Real World” and “Debate Times” which present actual situations and challenge the reader to provide a solution or a philosophical position. The clinical enterprise model is introduced in this new edition, and is fully developed in chapter 2.

Health Care Budgeting and Financial Management 2nd Edition

Author: William J. Ward Jr.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440833060
Format: PDF, ePub
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In today's chaotic health reform environment, it is especially important for non-financial health care managers to have a practical guide to the tools and concepts they need to manage their human, supply, and equipment resources. Offers simple and complex financial terms and concepts in an easily digestible and comprehensive format Provides relatable real-world examples to illustrate concepts Updates the highly regarded and widely used text, Health Care Budgeting and Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers Supplies the perspective of a person managing resources rather than that of an academic theorist Offers a unique perspective connecting clinical, operational, and financial themes

Management of Health Information Functions Applications

Author: Leah Grebner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285174887
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Revised and updated for the information age, MANAGEMENT OF HEALTH INFORMATION: FUNCTIONS & APPLICATIONS, 2E prepares readers to become effective health information managers in fast-paced, health care organizations. Based on four key areas in HIM—planning, organizing, leading, and controlling—the book focuses on decision making, team building, and managing new technologies. Chapters feature a variety of realistic examples and case studies to help readers develop successful management styles, along with essential skills in problem solving, data capture, analysis, integration, and information dissemination. Other helpful learning features include chapter objectives, key terms, review questions, web links, exercises, and career guidance for future HIM professionals. More than a general text in allied health, MANAGEMENT OF HEALTH INFORMATION: FUNCTIONS & APPLICATIONS, 2E is tailored to meet the in-depth needs of those engaged in HIM studies. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essentials of Health Care Management

Author: Stephen Michael Shortell
Publisher: Taylor & Francis US
ISBN: 9780827371453
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This book presents cutting edge thinking on the management of health care organizations. Practical and conceptual skills are taught to help students focus on more efficient health care delivery. Also covered is development of leadership skills, future trends in health care management, guidelines for designing effective work groups and a section on managing conflict.