The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Health Care Delivery

  • Ecology of Healthby Robin Stott

    UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2015; Not Available

    Robin Stott proposes solutions to the key problems that beset our present health system. He argues that if we are to develop a true public health service rather than a 'disease service', we must make radical changes to the decision-making processes. We need to acknowledge the health impact of many factors including the distribution of wealth, the size... more...

  • Happy Go Paleoby Irena Macri

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 17.58

    ' Happy Go Paleo is exactly what the name suggests: an easy-going, relaxed approach to the paleo diet. I love paleo as a lifestyle, a diet focused on whole foods, a simpler way of living, spending more time outdoors and getting fit through functional movement. I want other people to discover my 80/20 paleo philosophy and how fantastic it can make... more...

  • Thriveby Richard Layard; David M. Clark; Daniel Kahneman

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 29.95

    Mental illness is a leading cause of suffering in the modern world. In sheer numbers, it afflicts at least 20 percent of people in developed countries. It reduces life expectancy as much as smoking does, accounts for nearly half of all disability claims, is behind half of all worker sick days, and affects educational achievement and income. There... more...

  • Human Factors in Healthcareby Debbie Rosenorn-Lanng

    Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 48.99

    Building on Level One, this volume of <i>Human Factors in Healthcare</i> continues to enhance and develop the SHEEP model, delving deeper into the challenges of leadership, conflict resolution, and decision making that healthcare professionals currently face. Presenting the five components of the SHEEP framework; Systems,... more...

  • Clinical Co-Managementby Cherilyn G. CRA JD Murer

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 39.95

    A decade ago, UK HealthCare recognized the need to reposition itself as a regional referral center, focusing on advanced subspecialty care for the entire state of Kentucky. The goal was to become a "medical destination" for patients from that region who needed access to specialized care. To support that goal, UK HealthCare established a virtual network... more...

  • Healthcare Staff Schedulingby Michael Mutingi; Charles Mbohwa

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 89.95

    Healthcare operations, in hospitals and home healthcare settings, are inundated with complex fuzzy features that impose difficulties in the creation of work schedules. As healthcare workers call for schedules that accommodate their individual preferences and patients continue to call for more personalized healthcare, further research into multi-criteria... more...

  • Handbook on Medical Tourism and Patient Mobilityby Neil Lunt; Daniel Horsfall; Johanna Hanefeld

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 60.00

    The growth of international travel for purposes of medical treatment has been accompanied by increased academic research and analysis. This Handbook explores the emergence of medical travel and patient mobility and the implications for patients and health systems. Bringing together leading scholars and analysts from across the globe, this unprecedented... more...

  • Mistake Proofing for Lean Healthcareby Samuel MD Carlson; Maura May

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 28.95

    The principles of mistake proofing, long used to eliminate errors and defects across a range of industries, are now being applied in healthcare organizations around the world to help ensure patient safety, improve services, and eliminate waste. Mistake Proofing for Lean Healthcare is based on the definitive mistake-proofing philosophy and system... more...

  • Transition to 21st Century Healthcareby Scott Goodwin

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 39.95

    This book explains why the fundamental structures of 20 th century American healthcare have failed to keep up with American industry in terms of quality and cost. It describes how this has led to the introduction of industrial mass production concepts in American healthcare, such as Lean and Six Sigma, and how the resulting industrialization breaks... more...

  • Organizational and Process Reengineeringby Jean Ann DSHS FHIMSS FACHE Larson

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 59.95

    Given the on-going changes and challenges faced by today?s health care organizations, Organizational and Process Reengineering Approaches for Health Care Transformation provides a practical, leader-led and team-based approach for reengineering organizations and transforming leaders and teams while creating new processes in the health care industry.... more...