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Title Cases in health services management / edited by Jonathon S. Rakich, Beaufort B. Longest, Kurt Darr
Edition Fifth edition
Published Baltimore : Health Professions Press, [2010]
©2010

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Description xxxv, 422 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Part I: Public policy and the environment of health services delivery -- Carilion clinic / Alexandra Piriz and Kurt Darr -- State Health Department: cutting budgets in times of revenue shortfall / Gary E. Crum -- Flu vaccine / Mary K. Feeney -- Medicare and drug-eluting stents / David M. Currie and Mark Arundine -- Merck's crixivan / Kimberly A. Rucker and Kurt Darr --
Part II: Strategic management -- Riviera Medical Center: Riviera wellness services / Michael F. King and Robert C. Myrtle -- Medical Center of Southern Indiana: community commitment and organization revival / Jonathon S. Rakich and Alan S. Wong -- The case of the unhealthy hospital / Anthony R. Kovner -- Edgewood Lake Hospital: leadership in a rural healthcare facility during challenging economic times / Brent C. Pottenger ... [et al.] -- Mueller-O'Keefe Memorial Home and Retirement Village: strategic planning in a continuing care retirement community / William E. Aaronson -- Caregivers / Randi Priluck --
Part III: Management, medical staff, and governing body -- Governance challenges at Good Hands Healthcare / Amy J. Hillman and Marilyn Seymann -- The day after / Richard L. Johnson -- Hartland Memorial Hospital: in-box and priority-setting exercise, Part 1 / Kent V. Rondeau, John E. Paul, and Jonathon S. Rakich -- The bad image radiology department / Kurt Darr -- Westmount Nursing Homes, Inc.: implementing a continuous quality improvement initative / Kent V. Rondeau -- District hospital: a lesson in governance / Cynthia Levin and Kurt Darr --
Part IV: Resource utilization and control -- Regional health system: the Satellite Health Park strategy / Jonathon S. Rakich and Michael F. Rolph -- The ER that became the emergency: managing the double bind / Earl Simendinger ... [et al.] -- Attica Memorial Hospital: the Ingelson Burn Center / Bonnie Eng-Suess and Robert C. Myrtle -- West Florida Regional Medical Center / Curtis P. McLaughlin -- Brunswick Community Hospital cash flow crisis / Michael Wiltfong, Gary R. Wells, and William E. Stratton --
Part V: Human resource management and organizational dynamics -- Santorini Hospital: can culture change save it? / Ronnie Rodrigo Boongaling and Robert C. Myrtle -- Hospital software solutions / Elizabeth M. A. Grasby and Jason Stornelli -- A new "brand" for Senior Health Plus / Rosalie Wachsmuth and Robert C. Myrtle -- Autumn Park / Cara Thomason and Robert C. Myrtle -- Appalachian Home Health Services / Kathryn H. Dansky -- Suburban Health Center / Bruce D. Evans and George S. Cooley --
Part VI: Ethics incidents -- Ethics incidents / Kurt Darr
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Health services administration -- United States -- Case studies.
Health facilities -- United States -- Administration -- Case studies.
Hospitals -- United States -- Administration -- Case studies.
Hospital Administration.
Organizational Case Studies.
Total Quality Management.
United States.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Author Rakich, Jonathon S.
Longest, Beaufort B., Jr.
Darr, Kurt.
LC no. 2010002241
ISBN 9781932529593 (paperback)
1932529594 (paperback)
9781932529579 (paperback)
1932529578 (paperback)