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  1. Leveraging Lean in the Emergency Department

    Creating a Cost Effective, Standardized, High Quality, Patient-Focused Operation

    By Joyce Kerpchar, Charles Protzman, George Mayzell, MD, MBA, FACP

    This book is part of a series of titles that are a spin-off of the Shingo Prize-winning book Leveraging Lean in Healthcare: Transforming Your Enterprise into a High Quality Patient Care Delivery System. Each book in the series focuses on a specific aspect of healthcare that has demonstrated...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Productivity Press

  2. Cognitive Systems Engineering in Health Care

    Edited by Ann M. Bisantz, Catherine M. Burns, Rollin J. Fairbanks

    Cognitive systems engineering has been widely and successfully applied in the design of safety critical systems such as nuclear power, aviation, and military command-and-control. More recently, these methods are being applied to the design of health and medical systems in order to improve health...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Gender Equality in Public Services

    Chasing the Dream

    By Hazel Conley, Margaret Page

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    The provision of state funded and democratically accountable care services represents one of the most potentially transformative advances in gendered social relations and equality for women by ‘defamilizing’ care and providing paid work. But the cost of providing these services, which women have...

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Organizational Reputation in the Public Sector

    Edited by Arild Wæraas, Moshe Maor

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    A favorable reputation is an asset of importance that no public sector entity can afford to neglect because it gives power, autonomy, and access to critical resources. However, reputations must be built, maintained, and protected. As a result, public sector organizations in most OECD countries have...

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Nonprofit Organizations and Civil Society in the United States

    By Kelly LeRoux, Mary K. Feeney

    LeRoux and Feeney’s Nonprofit Organizations and Civil Society in the United States makes a departure from existing nonprofit texts on the market: rather than focus on management, it focuses on nonprofit organizations and their contributions to the social, political, and economic dimensions of...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Clinical Problem Lists in the Electronic Health Record

    Edited by Adam Wright

    Edited by a professor at Harvard Medical School who has extensive experience in this field, this important and timely book presents a variety of perspectives on the organization of patient medical records around patient problems, presenting a more effective problem-oriented approach rather than the...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  7. mHealth Multidisciplinary Verticals

    Edited by Sasan Adibi

    An in-depth overview of the emerging concept; Mobile Health (mHealth), mHealth Multidisciplinary Verticals links applications and technologies to key market and vendor players. It also highlights interdependencies and synergies between various stakeholders which drive the research forces behind...

    Published November 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Public-Private Partnerships: Infrastructure, Transportation and Local Services

    Edited by Germà Bel, Trevor Brown, Rui Cunha Marques

    Public–private partnerships (PPPs) are arrangements between government and private actors with the objective of providing public infrastructure, facilities and services. Three fundamental questions frame the use of PPPs at the local level: What do PPPs look like? What gives rise to the use of PPPs?...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patients Welfare

    Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety (HEPS), Taipei, Taiwan, 23-26 June 2014

    Edited by Yuh-Chuan Shih, Sheau-Farn Max Liang

    Ergonomics is a human-centered discipline. This is particularly true for healthcare systems and patient safety where the human’s well-being will undergo critical impacts if solutions are not properly designed and practiced. Effective handling of these concerns involves knowledge from healthcare...

    Published November 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Expanding Access to Health Care

    A Management Approach

    By Terry F. Buss, Paul N. Van de Water

    The U.S. health care system faces well-known problems: 47 million people without health insurance, rapidly rising costs that consume 16 percent of the country's economic output, and widely uneven quality of care. Even many people with coverage are experiencing serious problems paying for the...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge