Healthcare Intelligence Network
Accountable Care Organizations
Best Sellers
Behavioral Healthcare
Benchmarking
Bundled Payment
Care Coordination
Care Transitions
Case Management
Chronic Care Management
Coaching
Coming Soon
Community Health
Compliance
Consumer-Driven
Cultural Diversity
Data Analytics
Diabetes Management
Disease Management
Dual Eligibles
e-Books
eHealthcare
Emergency Medicine
Health Literacy
Health Risk Assessments
Health Risk Stratification
Healthcare Reform
Healthcare Trends
HIN Benchmark Reports
HIN Case Studies
HIPAA
Home Health
Home Visits
Hospice
Hospital
Hospital Readmissions
Hospitalist
ICD-10
Infection Control
Infographics
Information Technology
Long-Term Care
MACRA
Managed Care
Medicaid
Medical Home
Medical Neighborhood
Medical Practice
Medical Records
Medicare
Medication Adherence
Nurse Management
Palliative Care
Patient Engagement
Patient Experience
Patient Registry
Pay for Performance
Physician Practice Transformation
Physician Organizations
Physician Quality Reporting Initiative
Population Health Management
Post-Acute Care
Predictive Modeling
Pre-Publication
Quality Improvement
Reimbursement
Remote Patient Monitoring
Revenue Cycle Management
Safety
Social Health Determinants
Telehealth
Training DVDs
Transparency
Value-Based Reimbursement
Webinars
Wellness
What's New
Subscribe to the Free
'Healthcare Business Weekly Update' e-Newsletter and receive the latest trends, news and analysis in healthcare.
Email:

Click here to view this week's issue

Wiley Pathways Healthcare Management
Wiley Pathways Healthcare Management
Wiley Pathways Healthcare Management
Be the first to review this item
Price
Your Price:
$66.90
Quantity
Add to Wish List
Description

You can get there

Where do you want to go? You might already be working in the health care field and may be looking to expand your skills. You might be setting out on a new career path. Or, you might want to learn more about exciting opportunities in health care management.

Wherever you want to go, Health Care Management will help you get there. Easy-to-read, practical, and up-to-date, this text not only helps you learn fundamental health care management concepts; it also helps you master the core competencies and skills you need to succeed in the classroom and beyond. The book's brief, modular format and variety of built-in learning resources enable you to learn at your own pace and focus your studies.

With this book, you will be able to:

  • Understand the health care supervisor's job, roles, functions, and authority.
  • Respond to common types of ethical dilemmas.
  • Explore the fundamentals of organizational structures.
  • Lead and develop work teams that are efficient, focused, and flexible.
  • Examine the legal and labor issues that impact human resource management.
  • Implement planning tools and techniques.
  • Use controls to assess performance, improve processes, and boost quality.
  • Make smart decisions with effective strategies for analyzing situations.
  • Become an effective leader and guide others through challenging times.
  • Develop outstanding interpersonal communication skills.

Wiley Pathways helps you achieve your goals

When it comes to learning about health care management, not everyone is on the same path. But everyone wants to succeed. The new Wiley Pathways series in Health Care Management helps you achieve your goals with its brief, inviting format, clear language, and focus on core competencies and skills.

The books in this series--Introduction to US Health Care, Health Care Management, Health Care Economics, and Health Care Law & Ethics--offer a coordinated curriculum for learning health care management.

Table of Contents

Part I: Stepping Into Management

  • Meeting the Challenge
  • Doing the Right Thing

Part II: Organizing

  • Organizing the Workplace
  • Managing Teams
  • Managing Resources

Part III: Planning and Controlling

  • Managerial and Supervisory Planning
  • Keeping Things in Check
  • Making Major Choices

Part IV: Leading and Influencing

  • Leading Others
  • Motivating Others
  • Change Leadership in the Workplace
  • Communicating

Endnotes

Glossary

Index

Author Information

Donald N. Lombardi is associate academic director of Seton Hall University and the principal partner of CHR/InterVista, a health care management consulting firm in Mt. Arlington, New Jersey.

Dr. John R. Schermerhorn, Jr. is the Charles G. O'Bleness Professor of Management in the College of Business at Ohio University, and formerly served as Director of the Ohio University Center for Southeast Asian Studies. He earned a Ph. D. in organizational behavior from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. (with distinction) in management and international business from New York University. Dr. Schermerhorn previously taught at Tulane University, The University of Vermont, and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, where he served as Head of the Department of Management and Associate Dean of the College of Business Administration.

A specialist in general management, organizational change and interorganizational cooperation, his clients have included Corning Glass Works, Pepsico, Inc., American Bankers Association, New England Hospital Assembly, Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation, Petroleous de Venezuela, and the Vietnam Training Center for Radio and Television, among other organizations.

Publication Date: August 2006
Number of Pages: 456
Frequently Bought Together
From Management to Leadership: Practical Strategies for Health Care Leaders, 2nd Edition
From Management to Leadership: Practical Strategies for Health Care Leaders, 2nd Edition
Your Price: $58.95
Buy
Wiley Pathways Introduction to US Healthcare System, 1st Edition
Wiley Pathways Introduction to US Healthcare System, 1st Edition
Your Price: $66.90
Buy
 
Social Determinants and Population Health: Redesigning Care Management to Bridge Clinical and Non-Medical Services
2019 Healthcare Benchmarks: Social Determinants of Health
The Science of Successful Care Transition Management: Leveraging Home Visits to Improve Readmissions and ROI
2019 Healthcare Benchmarks: Patient Engagement

Copyright Healthcare Intelligence Network. All Rights Reserved. eCommerce Software by 3dcart.