Business, Management & Accounting: Public & Nonprofit Management

  • Essentials of Management for Healthcare Professionals book cover

    Essentials of Management for Healthcare Professionals

    By Hari Singh

    Medical care is an industry and private providers and hospitals are the major service providers. They operate on business principles. Hospitals are getting highly specialized and complex. The diagnostics and therapeutics are technology intensive. Private establishments have to compete with one…

    Hardback – 2018-01-19 
    Productivity Press

  • Sport Management: Principles and Applications book cover

    Sport Management

    Principles and Applications, 5th Edition

    By Russell Hoye, Aaron C.T. Smith, Matthew Nicholson, Bob Stewart

    Now available in a fully revised and updated fifth edition, Sport Management: Principles and Applications tells you everything you need to know about the contemporary sport industry. Covering both the professional and non-profit sectors, and with more international material than any other…

    Paperback – 2018-01-19 
    Routledge
    Sport Management Series

  • Continuous Improvement Strategies: How to Manage, Motivate, and Retain Staff book cover

    Continuous Improvement Strategies

    How to Manage, Motivate, and Retain Staff

    By Anthony Matthew Hopper

    During this era of continuous improvement, healthcare organizations need to be staffed by engaged, motivated, and hard-working frontline employees. As these clinical and non-clinical personnel handle most of the important tasks in any organization and are often the people who directly interact with…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Logics of Healthcare: The Professional’s Guide to Health System Science book cover

    The Logics of Healthcare

    The Professional’s Guide to Health System Science

    By Paul Lillrank

    Most of the current literature on healthcare operations management is focused on importing principles and methods from manufacturing. The evidence of success is scattered and nowhere near what has been achieved in other industries. This book develops the idea that the logic of production, and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15 
    Productivity Press

  • The Lean Electronic Health Record: A Journey Toward Optimized Care book cover

    The Lean Electronic Health Record

    A Journey Toward Optimized Care

    By Ronald Bercaw, Kurt A. Knoth, Susan T. Snedaker, MBA, CISM, CPHIMS, C

    The Electronic Health Record (EHR) is a reflection of the way your organization conducts business. If you’re looking to make lasting improvements in the delivery of care, you must start with looking at the system from your patient’s perspective to understand what is of value and what is simply…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • VA’s Lean Healthcare Transformation: Innovating the Veteran Patient Experience book cover

    VA’s Lean Healthcare Transformation

    Innovating the Veteran Patient Experience

    By Kathryn Trauth Taylor, PhD, Robin R. Hemphill, MD, MHP, Heather Woodward-Hagg, PhD

    This book provides insight into the initial deployment of a Lean Management System across VA, the nation's largest healthcare system. The book presents the origins of VA's Lean Enterprise Transformation (LET) in its 156 medical centers. The authors detail the clinical and administrative outcomes of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-31 
    Productivity Press

  • Problem Solving for Healthcare Workers: How to Get Better - Lessons Can Be Learned book cover

    Problem Solving for Healthcare Workers

    How to Get Better - Lessons Can Be Learned

    By John Michael Collins

    While most healthcare facilities have an extremely high success rate at the most challenging lifesaving work and we all know of friends and relatives who have had supreme care, mistakes are still made and patients’ lives have been put at risk and lost. How often have we heard politicians say…

    Paperback – 2017-12-27 
    Productivity Press

  • Public Personnel Management: Contexts and Strategies book cover

    Public Personnel Management

    Contexts and Strategies, 7th Edition

    By Jared J. Llorens, Donald E. Klingner, John Nalbandian

    Now in a thoroughly-revised 7th edition, Public Personnel Management focuses on the critical issues and common processes in the management of public sector personnel. In keeping with prior editions, the text centers on the core processes within public human resource management: strategic workforce…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21 
    Routledge

  • Service Extraordinaire: Unlocking the Value of Concierge Medicine book cover

    Service Extraordinaire

    Unlocking the Value of Concierge Medicine

    By David Winter

    Concierge medicine represents a relatively novel health care delivery model that is becoming more appealing both to providers and patients because of its potential to improve quality and value in health care. A gap exists in the current literature regarding the benefits and challenges associated…

    Hardback – 2017-12-21 
    Productivity Press

  • Courageous Leadership: The Missing Link to Creating a Lean Culture of Excellence book cover

    Courageous Leadership

    The Missing Link to Creating a Lean Culture of Excellence

    By Sumeet Kumar

    The book illustrates how the need, motivation, and the approach to implement a Transformational Change at an organization is very different as compared to an incremental or a transitional type of change. It educates the senior executive leaders and organizational excellence practitioners on the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21 
    Productivity Press

  • Managing Cultural Heritage: An International Research Perspective book cover

    Managing Cultural Heritage

    An International Research Perspective

    By Luca Zan, Sara Bonini Baraldi, Maria Lusiani, Daniel Shoup, Paolo Ferri, Federica Onofri

    Heritage as a field of research and collective action has emerged only in the last 40 years, spurred by the 1972 Unesco World Heritage Convention. Conservation was the touchstone discipline of the field, but the highly interdisciplinary nature of heritage has brought in a wide diversity of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Public Libraries in the 21st Century: Defining Services and Debating the Future book cover

    Public Libraries in the 21st Century

    Defining Services and Debating the Future

    By Anne Goulding

    Public Libraries in the 21st Century presents a comprehensive analysis of the impact of recent policy initiatives directly targeted at public libraries along with broader developments in the public sector environment within which they operate. Key features include: ¢ An exploration of the context…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge

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