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Health Care Delivery

  • Public Health Leadershipby Richard Callahan; Dru Bhattacharya

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 69.95

    Designed for professionals and aspiring professionals in public policy, public health, and related programs, Public Health Leadership illustrates the complexity of contemporary issues at the intersection of public health and healthcare and the compelling need to engage numerous public and private stakeholders to effectively advance population health.... more...

  • Creative Ideas for Solution Focused Practiceby Judith Milner; Steve Myers

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2017; US$ 23.95

    Exploring creative ways to implement solution focused practice, this book is packed full of ideas to inspire ways of working with clients which focus on their strengths as a means to finding solutions.Outlining how and why strengths-based interviewing for solutions is effective, the book provides a wealth of different ways to apply key solution focused... more...

  • Prevention is Better than Cureby Ian Leistikow

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 29.95

    Adverse events occur in healthcare with worrying and surprising frequency and, of these, a substantial portion are preventable. This highly-readable book, translated and update from the original Dutch edition, presents 15 model case studies which have been carefully designed to explore common themes in medical errors and offer learnings from those... more...

  • Connected Healthby Richard Krohn; David Metcalf; Patricia Salber

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 49.95

    Connected Health is the most dynamic phenomenon in healthcare technology today. From smartphones and tablets to apps, body sensors and telemedicine, Connected Health promises to stir foundational shifts in healthcare quality and delivery. This is a watershed moment in healthcare ? the Connected Health ecosystem is dramatically impacting healthcare?s... more...

  • Human Factors in Healthcareby Avi Parush; Debi Parush; Roy Ilan; Ron Baecker

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2017; US$ 52.00

    Have you ever experienced the burden of an adverse event or a near-miss in healthcare and wished there was a way to mitigate it? This book walks you through a classic adverse event as a case study and shows you how. It is a practical guide to continuously improving your healthcare environment, processes, tools, and ultimate outcomes, through the... more...

  • Demystifying Big Data and Machine Learning for Healthcareby Prashant Natarajan; John C. Frenzel; Detlev H. Smaltz

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 69.95

    Healthcare transformation requires us to continually look at new and better ways to manage insights ? both within and outside the organization today. Increasingly, the ability to glean and operationalize new insights efficiently as a byproduct of an organization?s day-to-day operations is becoming vital to hospitals and health systems ability to... more...

  • Managing Modern Healthcareby Mike Bresnen; Damian Hodgson; Simon Bailey; Paula Hyde; John Hassard

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Until now, research has given us only a limited understanding of how managers actually make sense of and apply management knowledge; how networks of interaction amongst managers help or hinder processes of knowledge diffusion and the sharing of best practice; and how these processes are all influenced both by the organisations in which managers act... more...

  • Public Health Informaticsby Sundeep Sahay; T Sundararaman; Jørn Braa

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 43.99

    Challenges in the design, development, and implementation of health information systems, particularly in low and middle income countries, and examines approaches to addressing these. more...

  • Malpracticeby Lawrence Schlachter; John Bechtel

    Skyhorse Publishing 2017; US$ 25.99

    In 1991, the Institute of Medicine released a landmark report, which revealed that as many as 98,000 patients were dying every year owing to avoidable medical error. More recent research indicates that estimate was, if anything, a drastic understatement of the patient-safety epidemic in the US health care system. In Malpractice , neurosurgeon and... more...

  • How to Present Negative Medical News in a Positive Lightby Michael Cavallaro

    Atlantic Publishing Group 2016; US$ 19.95

    Breaking bad news to patients is a difficult and common part of being a health care provider. While performing this task is common, most physicians, clinicians, oncologists, nurses and other health care practitioners receive almost no training in how to lessen the emotional impact of potentially life-altering news. This book offers guidelines, or... more...