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Hospital Administration & Care

  • The Digitalization of Healthcareby Ian P. McLoughlin; Karin Garrety; Rob Wilson

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 89.99

    This book explores two controversial examples of attempts to implement national shareable electronic health record systems. It explains why implementing electronic health records has been so fraught with difficulties and argues that the moral basis of recording and sharing health data needs to be re-thought. more...

  • Hospital Medicineby Robert Habicht; Mangla Gulati

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 60.55

    ?This practical resource provides hospitalists of all levels a comprehensive foundation for understanding the critical elements of hospital medicine.  Beginning with an overview of the healthcare system, chapters provide relevant insights on management, regulations, evidence-based approaches, an awareness of safety and economic concerns and professional... 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...

  • Internet of Things and Big Data Technologies for Next Generation Healthcareby Chintan Bhatt; Nilanjan Dey; Amira Ashour

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 138.11

    This comprehensive book focuses on better big-data security for healthcare organizations. Following an extensive introduction to the Internet of Things (IoT) in healthcare including challenging topics and scenarios, it offers an in-depth analysis of medical body area networks with the 5th generation of IoT communication technology along with its nanotechnology.... 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...

  • Healthcare Interoperability Standards Compliance Handbookby Frank Oemig; Robert Snelick

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 148.74

    This book focuses on the development and use of interoperability standards related to healthcare information technology (HIT) and provides in-depth discussion of the associated essential aspects. The book explains the principles of conformance, examining how to improve the content of healthcare data exchange standards (including HL7 v2.x, V3/CDA,... more...

  • Service Business Model Innovation in Healthcare and Hospital Managementby Mario A. Pfannstiel; Christoph Rasche

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 138.11

    This book demonstrates how to successfully manage and lead healthcare institutions by employing the logic of business model innovation to gain competitive advantages. Since clerk-like routines in professional organizations tend to overlook patient and service-centered healthcare solutions, it challenges the view that competition and collaboration in... more...

  • Consent in Pediatric Urologyby Prasad Godbole; Duncan T. Wilcox; Martin A. Koyle

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 95.61

    This comprehensive handbook of consent in surgical subspecialities is dedicated to the risks and complications that a child needs to be consented for in the vast majority of pediatric surgical procedures with evidence base and outcomes. The chapters address common and rare complications encountered in pediatric subspeciality practice which clinicians... more...

  • Measurement and Analysis in Transforming Healthcare Deliveryby Harry C. Sax

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 63.74

    This volume is complementary to Volume 1: Quantitative Approaches in Health Systems Engineering which provides in-depth analysis of the statistical and quantitative aspects of Health Systems Engineering. Volume 2: Practical Applications to Engage and Align Providers and Consumers builds upon these concepts with the integration of... more...

  • Leading Healthcare ITby Susan T. Snedaker

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 69.95

    Healthcare IT is a complex and rapidly evolving field. Success in this arena requires the ability to create a vision, set a strategy, foster collaboration, develop a plan and execute flawlessly every day. This book provides a clear, concise roadmap for professionals who currently manage, direct or oversee healthcare IT. Through case studies and examples,... more...