Business, Management & Accounting: Public & Nonprofit Management

  • Foundations of Evidence-Based Medicine: Clinical Epidemiology and Beyond, Second Edition book cover

    Foundations of Evidence-Based Medicine

    Clinical Epidemiology and Beyond, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Milos Jenicek

    This comprehensive text focuses on reasoning, critical thinking and pragmatic decision making in medicine. Based on the author’s extensive experience and filled with definitions, formulae, flowcharts and checklists, this fully revised second edition continues to provide invaluable guidance to the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08
    CRC Press

  • Building the Compensatory State: An Intellectual History and Theory of American Administrative Reform book cover

    Building the Compensatory State

    An Intellectual History and Theory of American Administrative Reform, 1st Edition

    By Robert F. Durant

    Contemporary public administration research has marginalized the importance of “taking history seriously.” With few exceptions, little recent scholarship in the field has looked longitudinally (rather than cross-sectionally), contextually, and theoretically over extended time periods at “big…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Why Policy Representation Matters: The consequences of ideological proximity between citizens and their governments book cover

    Why Policy Representation Matters

    The consequences of ideological proximity between citizens and their governments, 1st Edition

    By Luigi Curini, Willy Jou, Vincenzo Memoli

    Elections are a fundamental element of democracy, since elected governments reflect voter preferences. At the same time, it is inevitable that policies pursued by any government closely resemble the preferences of some citizens, while alienating others who hold different views. Previous works have…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Green Transportation and Energy Consumption in China book cover

    Green Transportation and Energy Consumption in China

    1st Edition

    By Jian Chai, Ying Yang, Quanying Lu, Limin Xing, Ting Liang, Kin Keung Lai, Shouyang Wang

    This book provides insights into China’s energy consumption and pollution as well as its energy saving policies. It explores energy saving ways and argues for an energy consumption revolution, which includes technologies to improve transportation resource efficiency, modification of existing…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • The Death of Public Integrity book cover

    The Death of Public Integrity

    1st Edition

    By Robert Roberts

    From the late nineteenth century through the 1970s, several government reform movements succeeded in controlling traditional types of public corruption. But has this historic success led to a false sense of security among public management scholars and professionals? As this book argues, powerful…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25
    Routledge

  • Financing Healthcare in China: Towards universal health insurance book cover

    Financing Healthcare in China

    Towards universal health insurance, 1st Edition

    By Sabrina Ching Yuen Luk

    China’s current social medical insurance system has nominally covered more than 95 per cent of 1.4 billion population in China and is moving towards the ambitious goal of universal health insurance coverage. Challenges posed by a rapidly ageing population, an inherently discriminatory design of the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge

  • Thriving in the Healthcare Market: Strategies from an Industry-Insider for Selling Your Product book cover

    Thriving in the Healthcare Market

    Strategies from an Industry-Insider for Selling Your Product, 1st Edition

    By Glenn E. Pearson, FACHE

      Interesting, engaging and informative with good examples. As Chief Medical Officer of a biotech startup that has to sell into the C-suite, I will be buying copies for our entire sales team. Bob Lubitz, MD, MPH, FACHE, MACP Chief Medical Officer, 3Oe Scientific, Inc.   At 18% of GDP, healthcare…

    Paperback – 2019-09-13
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Implementing Patient Safety: Addressing Culture, Conditions and Values to Help People Work Safely book cover

    Implementing Patient Safety

    Addressing Culture, Conditions and Values to Help People Work Safely, 1st Edition

    By Suzette Woodward

    Over the last two decades across the globe we have seen a multitude of programs, projects and books to help improve the safety of patient care in healthcare. However, the full potential of these has not yet been reached. Most of the current approaches are top down, programmatic and target driven.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Productivity Press

  • Patient-Centered Healthcare: Transforming the Relationship Between Physicians and Patients book cover

    Patient-Centered Healthcare

    Transforming the Relationship Between Physicians and Patients, 1st Edition

    By Eldo Frezza

    Patient-centered care is a way of thinking and doing things that considers patients partners in the development of a healthcare plan designed to meet their specific needs. It involves knowledge of the individual as a person and integrates that knowledge into their plan of care. Patient-centered…

    Hardback – 2019-09-06
    Productivity Press

  • Influencing Health: A Comprehensive Guide to Working with Online Influencers book cover

    Influencing Health

    A Comprehensive Guide to Working with Online Influencers, 1st Edition

    By Amelia Burke-Garcia

    The U.S., and countries around the globe, are facing an ever-evolving series of health issues, including obesity, food deserts, child hunger, poor maternal health outcomes, and the resurgence of communicable diseases. Traditionally, health communicators and marketers have talked about these issues…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21
    Productivity Press

  • Healthcare Quality and HIT - International Standards, China Practices book cover

    Healthcare Quality and HIT - International Standards, China Practices

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jilan Liu

    How Chinese hospitals have been growing and adopting international standards such as JCI and HIMSS EMRAM to fuel their advancements is not well-known to the western world. In this book, Jilan Liu, as former Principal Consultant of JCI and current Chief Executive Officer for HIMSS…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Knowledge and Power in Public Bureaucracies: From Pyramid to Circle book cover

    Knowledge and Power in Public Bureaucracies

    From Pyramid to Circle, 1st Edition

    By David G. Carnevale, Camilla Stivers

    Ever since Max Weber and Frederick Taylor, public organizations have been told that effective practice lies in maximizing rationality through science. Yet science-based management reforms have had only marginal impact on performance. People in entry-level positions possess knowledge from direct…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge

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