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  1. 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 16th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. 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 16th 2013 by Routledge

  3. 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 10th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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 7th 2013 by Productivity Press

  5. 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 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Achieving STEEEP Health Care

    Baylor Health Care System's Quality Improvement Journey

    Edited by David J. Ballard, MD, PhD, MSPH, FACP

    Winner of a 2014 Shingo Research and Professional Publication Award!Reaching America’s true potential to deliver and receive exceptional health care will require not only an immense and concerted effort, but a fundamental change of perspective from medical providers, government officials,...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Productivity Press

  7. Public Media Management for the Twenty-First Century

    Creativity, Innovation, and Interaction

    Edited by Michał Głowacki, Lizzie Jackson

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    This book analyzes the challenges facing public service media management in the face of ongoing technological developments and changing audience behaviors. It connects models, strategies, concepts, and managerial theories with emerging approaches to public media practices through an examination of...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Network Theory in the Public Sector

    Building New Theoretical Frameworks

    Edited by Robyn Keast, Myrna P Mandell, Robert Agranoff

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    Networks have been described in terms of metaphors, governance arrangements and structural or institutional arrangements. These different perspectives of networks come out of a variety of disciplines, including political science, public administration, urban affairs, social welfare, public...

    Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Making and Managing Public Policy

    By Karen Johnston Miller, Duncan McTavish

    Series: Routledge Masters in Public Management

    Understanding how public policy is made and managed is a key component in studying the disciplines of public management and administration. Such are the complexities associated with this topic, a deeper understanding is vital to ensure that practising public managers excel in their roles. This...

    Published September 16th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Public Policy and the Public Interest

    By Lok-sang Ho

    As a book on public policy, this book is unique in addressing explicitly the role of human nature. Only with a good understanding of human nature can policy makers address their foremost needs and anticipate how people may respond to specific designs in policy. This way policy makers can avoid "...

    Published September 13th 2013 by Routledge