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Geek Doctor: Life as Healthcare CIO

by Halamka, John D.

<P>In his highly regarded blog, Life as a Healthcare CIO, John Halamka records his experiences with health IT leadership, infrastructure, applications, policies, management, governance, and standardization of data. But he also muses on topics ...

ISBN: 9781498757232

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Global Applications of Culturally Competent Health Care: Guidelines for Practice

by Marilyn "Marty" Douglas, Dula Pacquiao & Larry Purnell

<p>This book is unique in its global approach to applying the Guidelines for Culturally Competent Nursing Practice that were recently endorsed by the International Council of Nurses (ICN) and distributed to all of its 130 national nursing ...

ISBN: 9783319693323

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Global Bariatric Surgery

The Art of Weight Loss Across the Borders

by Rami Lutfi, Mariano Palermo & Guy-Bernard Cadière

<p>  This text captures the global standards of bariatric surgery practice at a time of change, excitement, and lots of controversy. The text sheds the light on best practices globally by providing a reliable reference to guide the practicing ...

ISBN: 9783319935454

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Global Health Diplomacy

Concepts, Issues, Actors, Instruments, Fora and Cases

by Ilona Kickbusch, Graham Lister, Michaela Told & others

<p>The world’s problems are indeed world problems: social and environmental crises, global trade and politics, and major epidemics are making public health a pressing global concern. From this constantly changing scenario, global health ...

ISBN: 9781461454014

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Global Surgery

The Essentials

by Adrian Park & Raymond Price

<p>This text was developed as a book aimed at surgeons and allied health professionals that provides an introduction to the unmet needs , epidemiological, socioeconomic and even political factors that frame Global Surgery. Following upon an ...

ISBN: 9783319494821

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Globalization and Health Inequities in Latin America

by Ligia Malagón de Salazar & Roberto Carlos Luján Villar

<p>This book critically analyses the influence of international policies and guidelines on the performance of interventions aimed at reducing health inequities in Latin America, with special emphasis on health promotion and health in all ...

ISBN: 9783319672922

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Guidance for Healthcare Ethics Committees

by D. Micah Hester & Toby Schonfeld

<p>Every accredited American hospital is required to have a mechanism for handling ethical concerns; most hospitals satisfy this requirement by constituting an institutional healthcare ethics committee (HEC), a pattern which is repeated in most ...

ISBN: 9781139507806

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Handbook of Intensive Care Organization and Management

by Andrew Webb

<p>The global trend of increasingly ageing societies and long term illnesses has meant a growth in demand for intensive care resources. This book advises on leadership and organizational development of intensive care units, in order to give best

ISBN: 9781783269525

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Handbook of Systems and Complexity in Health

by Joachim P Sturmberg & Carmel Martin

<p>This book is an introduction to health care as a complex adaptive system, a system that feeds back on itself. The first section introduces systems and complexity theory from a science, historical, epistemological, and technical perspective, ...

ISBN: 9781461449980

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Health Assets in a Global Context

Theory, Methods, Action

by Antony Morgan, Erio Ziglio & Maggie Davies

<p>As global health inequities continue to widen, policymakers are redoubling their efforts to address them. Yet the effectiveness and quality of these programs vary considerably, sometimes resulting in the reverse of expected outcomes. While ...

ISBN: 9781441959218

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Health Care Benchmarking and Performance Evaluation

An Assessment using Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA)

by Yasar A. Ozcan & Kaoru Tone

<p>This new edition continues to emphasize the use of data envelopment analysis (DEA) to create optimization-based benchmarks within hospitals, physician group practices, health maintenance organizations, nursing homes and other health care ...

ISBN: 9781489974723

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Health Inequities Related to Intimate Partner Violence Against Women

The Role of Social Policy in the United States, Germany, and Norway

by Mandi M. Larsen

<p>This book examines the extent to which social position impacts exposure to intimate partner violence (IPV) and whether women with IPV exposure are more vulnerable to social inequities in health. At the intersection of sociological theories on

ISBN: 9783319295657

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Health Information Technology in the International Context

by Nir Menachemi & Sanjay Singh

<p>This volume focuses on management issues in the international context of health information technology (HIT). Nations around the globe have established policies designed to improve the computerization of their health care systems. It is ...

ISBN: 9781780528595

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Health System Redesign

How to Make Health Care Person-Centered, Equitable, and Sustainable

by Joachim P. Sturmberg

<p>This forward-looking volume challenges professionals and interested lay readers to reconsider our ways of looking at health and wellness, illness and disease, and the goals of health/healthcare systems. Reframing health systems as complex ...

ISBN: 9783319646053

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Healthcare Changes and the Affordable Care Act

A Physician Call to Action

by James S. Powers

<p>Healthcare Changes Reach Main Street: A Call to Action for Physicians provides guidance, examples, and information on processes and time lines for physicians based on the implementation of The Affordable Care Act (ACA) that was established in

ISBN: 9783319095103

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Healthcare Co-Production

A Personal Overview

by Rebecca Hanson, MA(Cantab.), MEd, FRSA

<p>Today’s NHS and healthcare managers must tackle increasingly complex challenges with very limited resources. In order to create and implement the best solutions possible, they need to work effectively with each other, with their staff, with ...

ISBN: 9781789011814

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Healthcare Information Management Systems

Cases, Strategies, and Solutions

by Donald W. Simborg, Judith V. Douglas, James W. Albright & others

<p>Aimed at health care professionals, this book looks beyond traditional information systems and shows how hospitals and other health care providers can attain a competitive edge. Speaking practitioner to practitioner, the authors explain how ...

ISBN: 9781475724028

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Healthcare Interoperability Standards Compliance Handbook

Conformance and Testing of Healthcare Data Exchange Standards

by Frank Oemig & Robert Snelick

<p>This book focuses on the development and use of interoperability standards related to healthcare information technology (HIT) and provides in-depth discussion of the associated essential aspects. The book explains the principles of ...

ISBN: 9783319448398

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Healthcare Management

Managed Care Organisations and Instruments

by Volker Eric Amelung

<p>Within the international discussion on the structure of healthcare systems, managed care is an increasingly important topic. Over more than twenty years managed care approaches have fundamentally influenced healthcare systems in terms of ...

ISBN: 9783642387128

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Healthcare Policy and Reform

Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

by Information Resources Management Association

<p>Industry professionals, government officials, and the general public often agree that the modern healthcare system is in need of an overhaul. With many organizations concerned with the long-term care of patients, new strategies, practices, ...

ISBN: 9781522569176

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