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  1. Management Engineering

    A Guide to Best Practices for Industrial Engineering in Health Care

    Edited by Jean Ann Larson

    Increasing costs and higher utilization of resources make the role of process improvement more important than ever in the health care industry. Management Engineering: A Guide to Best Practices for Industrial Engineering in Health Care provides an overview of the practice of industrial engineering...

    Published November 19th 2013 by Productivity Press

  2. Public Administration Reformation

    Market Demand from Public Organizations

    Edited by Yogesh K. Dwivedi, Mahmud Shareef, Sanjay K Pandey, Vinod Kumar

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    In an attempt to instil trust in their performance, credibility, integrity, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and good governance, many public organizations are in effect viewing tax-paying citizens as consumers. Little research exists to explore synergies between the market economy, public...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Academic Governance

    Disciplines and Policy

    By Jenny Lewis

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    Academia is an important site for producing knowledge, which is crucial in driving economies and societies around the globe at the beginning of the 21st century. Yet surprisingly little is known about how contemporary universities are shaped by the formal and multiple demands they face from...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Economic and Financial Analysis for Criminal Justice Organizations

    By Daniel Adrian Doss, William H. Sumrall III, David H. McElreath, Don W. Jones

    From small law offices to federal agencies, all entities within the justice system are governed by complicated economic factors and face daily financial decision-making. A complement to Strategic Finance for Criminal Justice Organizations, this volume considers the justice system from a variety of...

    Published October 27th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Understanding Healthcare Economics

    Managing Your Career in an Evolving Healthcare System

    By Jeanne Wendel, PHD, William O'Donohue, PHD, Teresa D. Serratt, PHD, RN

    Healthcare economics is a topic of increasing importance due to the substantial changes that are expected to radically alter the way Americans obtain and finance healthcare. Understanding Healthcare Economics: Managing Your Career in an Evolving Healthcare System provides an evidence-based...

    Published October 17th 2013 by Productivity Press

  6. Around the Patient Bed

    Human Factors and Safety in Health Care

    Edited by Yoel Donchin, Daniel Gopher

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    The occurrence of failures and mistakes in health care, from primary care procedures to the complexities of the operating room, has become a hot-button issue with the general public and within the medical community. Around the Patient Bed: Human Factors and Safety in Health Care examines the...

    Published October 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Integrating Africa

    Decolonization's Legacies, Sovereignty and the African Union

    By Martin Welz

    Series: Global Institutions

    The African Union (AU) is a continental organization that comprises every African state except for Morocco, is indeed a pioneering undertaking. Its ambitious aim is to integrate all member states, with the ultimate goal of forming the United States of Africa. Despite several attempts to build a...

    Published October 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Framing Innovation in Public Service Sectors

    By Rolf Rønning, Bo Enquist, Lars Fuglsang

    Series: Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

    Innovation is seen as an interactive process that involves many actors within and across organizational boundaries. In public sector services, innovation is a frequent, often holistic, and multi-layered process that involves many actors and many services at the same time. However, most of the...

    Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Accelerating Health Care Transformation with Lean and Innovation

    The Virginia Mason Experience

    By Paul E. Plsek

    Virginia Mason Medical Center (VMMC) was one of the first health care organizations to implement Lean and its methodologies. Other organizations have followed VMMC’s lead, but this world class organization still leads in the utilization of innovative Lean tools.Accelerating Health Care...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Productivity Press

  10. Cultural Policy

    Management, Value and Modernity in the Creative Industries

    By Dave O'Brien

    Contemporary society is complex; governed and administered by a range of contradictory policies, practices and techniques. Nowhere are these contradictions more keenly felt than in cultural policy. This book uses insights from a range of disciplines to aid the reader in understanding contemporary...

    Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge