Public & Nonprofit Management Products

  • Culture, Innovation and the Economy

    Edited by Biljana Mickov, James E Doyle

    This is a handbook for the cultural entrepreneur, offering some of the best examples on practice, franchises, research, innovation and business opportunities in the cultural sector. The key theme is the contribution and possibilities of the cultural economy as a business, with a strong supporting…

    Paperback – 2017-11-06 

  • The Corporate Sector in International Development

    By Peter Davis

    Over the past two decades many efforts have been made to engage the corporate sector in the processes of international development. Such efforts have taken many forms. Some large companies have developed internal systems and processes to manage impacts on wider societal issues; a number of donor…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Leading Reliable Healthcare

    Edited by Bandar Abdulmoshen Al Knawy

    Leading Reliable Healthcare describes ‘state of the art’ healthcare management systems. The key focus of the publication is ‘reliable’; describing how leadership can ensure never less than reliable standards of care for patients and how excellence can be achieved. The focus throughout is on…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Productivity Press

  • Telemedicine and Electronic Medicine

    Edited by Halit Eren, John G. Webster

    The E-Medicine, E-Health, M-Health, Telemedicine, and Telehealth Handbook provides extensive coverage of modern telecommunication in the medical industry, from sensors on and within the body to electronic medical records and beyond. Telemedicine and Electronic Medicine is the first volume of this…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2017-11-01 
    Productivity Press

  • Health Information Technology Evaluation Handbook

    From Meaningful Use to Meaningful Outcome

    By Vitaly Herasevich, MD, PhD, MSc, Brian W. Pickering, MD, MSc

    Governments and clinical providers are investing billions of dollars in health information technologies. This is being done with the expectation that HIT adoption will translate into healthier patients experiencing better care at lower cost. As the first wave of adoption comes to an end,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Risk in Extreme Environments

    Preparing, Avoiding, Mitigating and Managing

    By Vicki M. Bier

    Risk in Extreme Environments presents a wide-ranging discussion of approaches for assessing and managing extreme risks. Extreme events are not only severe, but also outside the normal range of experience of the system in question, and can include environmental catastrophe; engineering failure;…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 

  • Performance Management in Healthcare

    From Key Performance Indicators to Balanced Scorecard, Second Edition

    By Bryan P. Bergeron

    Performance management, often referred to as process management, is a strategy that can be used to achieve an optimum mix of quality, safety, patient satisfaction and solvency. The basis of performance management is the effective use of resources, as measured by quantifying processes and outcomes…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30 
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Value Management in Healthcare

    How to Establish a Value Management Office to Support Value-Based Outcomes in Healthcare

    By Nathan William Tierney

    Our current healthcare system’s broken. The Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) predicts health care costs could increase from 6% to 14% of GDP by 2060. The cause of this increase is due to (1) a global aging population, (2) growing affluence, (3) rise in chronic diseases,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27 
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Leading Medicaid Managed Care Plans

    A State Relationship Perspective

    By Arlene Davidson

    Leading Medicaid Managed Care Plans examines leadership actions necessary to successfully operate a Medicaid managed care plan with emphasis on the relationship with the state Medicaid agency the health plan is contracted with. With appropriate operational and governance oversight, and with solid…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27 
    Productivity Press

  • Social Entrepreneurship in the Greater China Region

    Policy and Cases

    Edited by Yanto Chandra, Linda Wong

    This book offers the first exploration into the development of social enterprises in the Greater China region, consisting of Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Mainland China. By drawing on the research and experience of over a dozen scholars and practitioners from across the area, it offers a picture of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-25 
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Public Health Research Methods for Partnerships and Practice

    Edited by Melody S. Goodman, Vetta Sanders Thompson

    Translating research into practice involves creating interventions that are relevant to improving the lives of a target population. Community engaged research has emerged as an evidence-based approach to better address the complex issues that affect the health of marginalized populations. Written…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24 
    CRC Press

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