As a growing number of healthcare organizations implement project management principles to improve cost and service efficiencies, they are in desperate need of resources that illustrate the project management needs of today's healthcare professional. Project Management for Healthcare fills this need. Using easy-to-follow language, it expl
Healthcare Environment. Northern Medical Center Case Study. Healthcare Projects. Project Management in the Healthcare Environment. Planning a Project. Why a Project is Chosen. How a Project is Chosen. A Good Project Charter. Collecting Good Requirements. Negotiations. Risk. Project Team. From Requirements to a Working Document. Develop the Project Plan. Executing on the Project Plan. Kickoff Meetings.Timing. Using the project plan. Budget. Quality. Scope. Controlling the Execution of the Project Plan. Managing Change. Managing Milestones and Metrics. Closing out the Project. Documentation. Lessons Learned. Insights into Other Worlds. Working with the Pharmaceutical Industry. Working with Medical Device Manufacturers. Information Technology.