Management of a Strategic Resource

Author: Mervat Abdelhak,Mary Alice Hanken

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 9780323263481

Category: Medical

Page: 800

View: 8107

Uncover the latest information you need to know when entering the growing health information management job market withHealth Information: Management of a Strategic Resource, 5th Edition. Following the AHIMA standards for education for both two-year HIT programs and four-year HIA programs, this new edition boasts dynamic, state-of-the-art coverage of health information management, the deployment of information technology, and the role of the HIM professional in the development of the electronic health record. An easy-to-understand approach and expanded content on data analytics, meaningful use, and public health informatics content, plus a handy companion website, make it even easier for you to learn to manage and use healthcare data. Did You Know? boxes highlight interesting facts to enhance learning. Self-assessment quizzes test your learning and retention, with answers available on the companion Evolve website. Learning features include a chapter outline, key words, common abbreviations, and learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, and references at the end. Diverse examples of healthcare deliveries, like long-term care, public health, home health care, and ambulatory care, prepare you to work in a variety of settings. Interactive student exercises on Evolve, including a study guide and flash cards that can be used on smart phones. Coverage of health information infrastructure and systems provides the foundational knowledge needed to effectively manage healthcare information. Applied approach to Health Information Management and Health Informatics gives you problem-solving opportunities to develop proficiency. EXPANDED! Data analytics, meaningful use, and public health informatics content prepares HIM professionals for new job responsibilities in order to meet today's, and tomorrow's, workforce needs. EXPANDED! Emphasis on the electronic health care record educates you in methods of data collection, governance, and use. NEW! Chapter on data access and retention provides examples of the paper health record and its transition to the EHR. NEW! Focus on future trends, including specialty certifications offered by the AHIMA, the American Medical Informatics Associations (AMIA), and the Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS), explains the vast number of job opportunities and expanded career path awaiting you.
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Comprehensive Therapeutic Strategies

Author: Mark G. Lebwohl,Warren R. Heymann,John Berth-Jones,Ian Coulson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702043281

Category: Medical

Page: 860

View: 7260

Treatment of Skin Disease: Comprehensive Therapeutic Strategies has been thoroughly revised to give you the latest treatment options for dermatologic conditions. Mark G. Lebwohl, Warren R. Heymann, John Berth-Jones, and Ian Coulson present an intuitive and easy-to-use, definitive treatment reference that covers the full range of choices for each condition so that you are prepared even when your patients do not respond to primary or secondary therapies. With new chapters on today’s hot topics-methocillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, atypical nevi, autoimmune progesterone dermatitis, and more-and new contributions from international experts, you’ll have a global and current perspective on therapeutic options. Offer your patients the full range of choices and be prepared when your patients do not respond to primary or secondary therapies. Offers guidance for even the most difficult clinical problems by including third and fourth line therapies, as well as standard treatments, so you have options to try when all else fails. Features a summary of each treatment strategy along with detailed discussions of treatment choices so that you can apply the in-depth knowledge of the authors and editors. Presents each chapter in a tabular format, with checklists of diagnostic and investigative pearls and color-coded boxed text, for quick at-a-glance summaries of key details. Includes a full-color clinical photograph of each disease to help you diagnose more effectively. Includes access to the full text, Gold Standard drug database, and all the images online-fully searchable-at expertconsult.com. Covers new and more commonly presenting disorders in 12 new chapters on today’s hot topics, such as methocillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, atypical nevi, autoimmune progesterone dermatitis, and more. Presents up-to-date evidence and the latest treatments to keep you on the cutting edge of practice. Describes global best practice on the treatment of key disorders through new contributions from international experts.
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A Strategic Approach

Author: Keri E. Pearlson,Carol S. Saunders,Dennis F. Galletta

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119244285

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 336

View: 4196

Managing and Using Information Systems: A Strategic Approach, Sixth Edition, conveys the insights and knowledge MBA students need to become knowledgeable and active participants in information systems decisions. This text is written to help managers begin to form a point of view of how information systems will help, hinder, and create opportunities for their organizations. It is intended to provide a solid foundation of basic concepts relevant to using and managing information.
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Author: Konin, Jeff G.,Ray, Richard

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 1492567418

Category: Medical

Page: 384

View: 7530

Management Strategies in Athletic Training, Fifth Edition, prepares students and athletic trainers to address the many administrative and managerial challenges they will face in an increasingly complex and changing health care environment.
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Author: Diane Huber

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 145574073X

Category:

Page: 560

View: 5909

Research Notes in each chapter summarize relevant nursing leadership and management studies and show how research findings can be applied in practice. Leadership and Management Behavior boxes in each chapter highlight the performance and conduct expected of nurse leaders, managers, and executives. Leading and Managing Defined boxes in each chapter list key terminology related to leadership and management, and their definitions. Case Studies at the end of each chapter present real-world leadership and management situations and illustrate how key chapter concepts can be applied to actual practice. Critical Thinking Questions at the end of each chapter present clinical situations followed by critical thinking questions that allow you to reflect on chapter content, critically analyze the information, and apply it to the situation.A new Patient Acuity chapter uses evidence-based tools to discuss how patient acuity measurement can be done in ways that are specific to nursing. A reader-friendly format breaks key content into easy-to-scan bulleted lists. Chapters are divided according to the AONE competencies for nurse leaders, managers, and executives. Practical Tips boxes highlight useful strategies for applying leadership and management skills to practice.
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A Systems Analysis of the Medications Domain

Author: Alexander Scarlat, MD

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1466559225

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 399

View: 3411

An accessible primer, Electronic Health Record: A Systems Analysis of the Medications Domain introduces the tools and methodology of Structured Systems Analysis as well as the nuances of the Medications domain. The first part of the book provides a top-down decomposition along two main paths: data in motion—workflows, processes, activities, and tasks in parallel to the analysis of data at rest—database structures, conceptual, logical models, and entities relationship diagrams. Structured systems analysis methodology and tools are applied to: electronic prescription, computerized physician order entry, drug dispensation, medication administration, and clinical decision support. Assuming no previous clinical and/or informatics knowledge, the book supplies a comprehensive view of the EHR/EMR with dedicated chapters on: user interface considerations, reporting requirements, and standards and vocabularies for meaningful use. Containing clear language and more than 170 figures and 100 review questions with answers—this book is a great companion for Healthcare IT professionals and an ideal resource for clinical informatics students. Praise for the book: ... a common sense guide to this new world of informatics ... should prove invaluable to the clinician making his/her way past the commercial hype into the realm of true understanding of the systems of medical informatics. ... strongly recommended ... . —William F. Bria MD, CMIO Shriners Hospitals for Children, President of the Board, Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems Finally, here’s a textbook that the market and the industry have been looking for. The author has captured the details of the information flows involved in the EHR while processing an order or prescription from inception to completion. —Joseph T. Finn, RPh, MBA ... a thoughtful and well-constructed manual to understanding and incorporating the complex and many-sided aspects of medication concepts ... a clear and accessible entry to this challenging topic. —Don Martin, Managing Consultant ... encompasses high-value, high-volume therapeutic transactions of indescribable complexity that touch nearly every licensed professional in a hospital ... I’m hoping the vendors of my own hospital’s systems take its recommendations to heart. —Mr. HIStalk, Healthcare IT Blogger .... a very useful guide ... provides the necessary detail that is often missing in many books... very useful in health informatics education at universities and courses within community colleges. —Jane M. Brokel, PhD, RN ... a welcome and valuable addition to the toolkit for IT professionals and clinicians participating in the design or implementation of EHR systems. —Christine Greifzu, RN-BC, MBA, MSIS
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A Guide to Strengthening and Sustaining Organizational Achievement

Author: John M. Bryson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119071607

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 544

View: 471

Revised edition of the author's Strategic planning for public and nonprofit organizations, c2001.
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Author: Jeffrey A. Mello

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285969782

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 696

View: 7458

Make human resources work for you. STRATEGIC HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT shows you how through its unique system of concept integration. Most human resources textbooks give you the theories without showing you the connections to real life. This textbook lets you see both sides of human resources: the theory and the application. That way, you will not only get a great grade in class, you will be on your way to success after college as well. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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A Strategic Perspective, 5th edition

Author: Matthew D. Shank,Mark R. Lyberger

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 131774344X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 704

View: 7901

Now in a fully revised and updated 5th edition, Sports Marketing: A Strategic Perspective is the most authoritative, comprehensive and engaging introduction to sports marketing currently available. It is the only introductory textbook to adopt a strategic approach, explaining clearly how every element of the marketing process should be designed and managed, from goal-setting and planning to implementation and control. Covering all the key topics in the sports marketing curriculum, including consumer behavior, market research, promotions, products, pricing, sponsorship, business ethics, technology and e-marketing, the book introduces core theory and concepts, explains best practice, and surveys the rapidly-changing, international sports business environment. Every chapter contains extensive real-world case studies and biographies of key industry figures and challenging review exercises which encourage the reader to reflect critically on their own knowledge and professional practice. The book’s companion website offers additional resources for instructors and students, including an instructors' guide, test bank, presentation slides and useful weblinks. Sports Marketing: A Strategic Perspective is an essential foundation for any sports marketing or sports business course, and an invaluable reference for any sports marketing practitioner looking to improve their professional practice.
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Author: Kathy Giannangelo

Publisher: Amer Health Information Management

ISBN: 9781584260691

Category: Medical

Page: 321

View: 3908

Move confidently into the future of healthcare with a clear understanding of new technology and the growing field of health informatics! The following classifications, code sets, and terminologies are discussed: ICD, CPT, NDC, CDT, MEDCIN, DSM, HCPCS, SNOMED, and LOINC. Drug terminology systems, terminologies used in nursing practice, specialty international classifications, and other emerging vocabulary, terminology, and classification systems are included.This book covers multiple terminologies, vocabularies, code sets, and classification systems. It clearly explains key systems to prepare you for the adoption of the electronic health record (EHR). Discover how the various data sets can be created, accessed, combined, manipulted, and shared.Develop and understanding of the components making up the infrastructure of electronic health records, how standard diagnosis and procedure code sets interact with emerging code sets and data standards, how new terminologies, vocabularies, and classifications systems work together with HIPAA standard code sets in the identification and organization of clinical data.
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Policies and Practices for Multinational Enterprises

Author: Dennis Briscoe,Randall Schuler,Ibraiz Tarique

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136720308

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 552

View: 5197

Thoroughly updated and expanded, the fourth edition of International Human Resource Management: Policies and Practices for Multinational Enterprises now includes learning objectives, discussion questions, end-of-chapter cases, and two end-of-book integrative cases. It has been designed to lead readers through all of the key topics in a highly engaging and approachable way. This book focuses on International Human Resource Management within multi-national enterprises (MNEs) and covers topics including: the development of IHRM MNE and country culture strategic IHRM organizational structure and design international joint ventures and cross-border mergers and acquisitions labor standards, ethics and codes of conduct global talent management selection and management of international assignees training and management development compensation and benefits health and safety and crisis management international HRIS international Human Resource Management departments and professionals. Uncovering precisely why International Human Resource Management is important for success in international business and how International Human Resource Management policies and practices function within the multinational enterprise, this comprehensive textbook provides an outstanding foundation for understanding the theory and practice of International Human Resource Management. This book is essential reading for all students, lecturers and International Human Resource Management professionals.
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Author: Honorio T. Benzon,James P. Rathmell,Christopher L. Wu,Charles E. Argoff,Dennis C. Turk

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323083404

Category: Medical

Page: 1115

View: 8523

Rev. ed. of: Raj's practical management of pain / [edited by] Honorio T. Benzon ... [et al.]. 4th ed. 2008.
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Concepts, Principles, and Practice, Fourth Edition

Author: Kathleen M. LaTour

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781584263593

Category: Medical

Page: 990

View: 1357

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Author: Mary-Jane Schneider

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 1284118789

Category: Medical

Page: 625

View: 6489

a thorough, accessible overview of the expanding field of public health for students new to its concepts and actors. Written in engaging, nontechnical language, this best-selling text explains in clear terms the multi-disciplinary strategies and methods used for measuring, assessing, and promoting public health.
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Prevention and Management

Author: Samir S. Taneja

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 637

View: 8436

The Third Edition of this comprehensive reference describes up-to-date management of urologic complications, with an emphasis on prevention, and features a new lead editor, Samir S. Taneja, MD. Over 10 new chapters reflect the rapid growth of the latest surgical techniques in urology while covering laparoscopy, new modes of TU surgery, urinary fistulas, intravesical chemotherapy, pediatric urologic surgery, and much more! Covers acute and long-term management, as well as the latest topics in urology. This edition includes many additional illustrations to support the text.
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Author: Gary Ozanich,M. Beth Shanholtzer

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

ISBN: 0077507088

Category:

Page: 384

View: 2154

Health Information Management and Technology (HIM&T) charts a path for success in the ever-evolving health information field. The product covers the key information today’s students need to know to be prepared for the careers of tomorrow, all in an accessible, engaging format correlated to current HIM standards. HIM&T is also available with a wide variety of digital learning tools—from Connect Plus to LearnSmart and SmartBook—that enable instructors to easily customize their courses to craft a learning environment adapted to help every student succeed.
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Author: Martocchio

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781259712289

Category: Compensation management

Page: 376

View: 5310

Joseph Martocchio's Employee Benefits: A Primer for Human Resource Professionals was written to promote a fuller understanding of employee benefits programs among students enrolled in college-level compensation and benefits course. It is relevant to students who plan to be general managers who deal with a variety of human resource issues in their day-to-day jobs as well as to those who expect to be human resource practitioners. Future practitioners will use this book as an introductory reference guide. Future employees/managers will gain a more complete understanding of how and why companies provide benefits as they do. The real-world focus of Martocchios text is evident on every page, as he seeks to balance current academic thought with brief examples of contemporary benefits practices in business..
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Strategic Opportunities and Cultural Challenges

Author: Paul D. Sweeney,Dean B. McFarlin

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135955697

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 624

View: 3275

As the economies of many countries become more interrelated, international managers are facing huge challenges and unique opportunities associated with their roles. Now in its fifth edition, Sweeney and McFarlin's International Management embodies a balanced and integrated approach to the subject, emphasizing the strategic opportunities available to firms on a global playing field, as well as exploring the challenges of managing an international workforce. Integrating theory and practice across all chapter topics, this book helps students to learn, grasp, and apply the underlying principles of successful international management: Understanding the broad context of international business, including the critical trends impacting international management, the legal and political forces driving international business, and the ethical and cultural dilemmas that can arise Mastering the essential elements of effective interaction in the international arena, from cross-cultural understanding and communication to cross-border negotiation Recognizing and taking advantage of strategic opportunities, such as entering and operating in foreign markets Building and leading effective international teams, including personal and behavioral motivation, as well as taking an international perspective on the hiring, training, and development of employees These principles are emphasized in the text with current examples and practical applications, establishing a foundation for students to apply their understanding in the current global business environment. With a companion website featuring an instructor’s manual, powerpoint slides, and a testbank, International Management, 5e is a superb resource for instructors and students of international management.
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Author: Project Management Institute

Publisher: Project Management Institute

ISBN: 1935589814

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 589

View: 5553

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) —Fifth Edition reflects the collaboration and knowledge of working project managers and provides the fundamentals of project management as they apply to a wide range of projects. This internationally recognized standard gives project managers the essential tools to practice project management and deliver organizational results. • A 10th Knowledge Area has been added; Project Stakeholder Management expands upon the importance of appropriately engaging project stakeholders in key decisions and activities. • Project data information and information flow have been redefined to bring greater consistency and be more aligned with the Data, Information, Knowledge and Wisdom (DIKW) model used in the field of Knowledge Management. • Four new planning processes have been added: Plan Scope Management, Plan Schedule Management, Plan Cost Management and Plan Stakeholder Management: These were created to reinforce the concept that each of the subsidiary plans are integrated through the overall project management plan.
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Author: Toni L. Hebda,Patricia Czar,Kathleen Hunter

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134711010

Category:

Page: 496

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For courses in nursing informatics. A practical guide to applying healthcare IT and nursing informatics Handbook of Informatics for Nurses & Healthcare Professionals is a complete, up-¿to-¿date overview of key issues related to adopting and applying healthcare IT and nursing informatics. It provides nurses and other healthcare professionals with a much-needed practical guide to using computer applications and healthcare information systems. The authors cover the concepts, skills, and tasks needed to achieve national IT goals to help transform healthcare delivery. The 6th edition reflects rapid changes in healthcare IT and informatics, and builds upon the expertise of contributors involved in day-to-day informatics practice, education, and research.
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