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  • Charity Law

    International Perspectives

    By Juliet Chevalier-Watts

    This work provides a critical and comparative analysis of the development of charity law across a range of common law jurisdictions.…

    Hardback – 2016-12-31 
    Routledge

  • The Gower Handbook of Extreme Risk

    Assessment, Perception and Management of Extreme Events

    By Vicki Bier

    The Gower Handbook of Extreme Events reviews approaches for assessing and managing the risk of extreme events: environmental catastrophe; engineering failure; financial or business meltdown; nuclear or other extreme terrorism. Extreme events are not only severe, but also outside the normal range of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30 
    Routledge

  • Mastering Physician Engagement

    A Practical Guide to Achieving Shared Outcomes

    By John W. Showalter, MD, MSIS, Leigh T. Williams, MHIIM

    Physician participation is essential to successfully improving healthcare outcomes and operational metrics, but physicians are often challenging to engage in organizational initiatives. This book explores how and why physicians engage differently than other members of healthcare organizations and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-27 
    CRC Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Innovation in City Governments

    Structures, Networks, and Leadership

    By Jenny Lewis, Lykke Margot Ricard, Erik Hans Klijn, Tamyko Ysa Figueras

    Jenny Lewis is Professor of Public Policy at the University of Melbourne, Australia Lykke Ricard is Assistant Professor at The Department of Society and Globalisation, Democratic Network Governance, Roskilde University, Denmark Erik-Hans Klijn is Professor at the School of Social Sciences,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • Healthcare Technology Management – A Systematic Approach

    By Francis Hegarty, John Amoore, Paul Blackett, Justin McCarthy, Richard Scott

    Healthcare Technology Management: A Systematic Approach offers a comprehensive description of a method for providing safe and cost effective healthcare technology management (HTM). The approach is directed to enhancing the value (benefit in relation to cost) of the medical equipment assets of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2016-12-19 
    Productivity Press

  • Public Health Leadership

    Strategies for Innovation in Population Health and Social Determinants

    By Richard Callahan, Dru Bhattacharya

    With a practice-based approach, this book presents cutting-edge topics in healthcare and public health, drawing on the premise that there is no single perspective or stakeholder. The work demonstrates the complexity of intersecting interests and responsibilities in a graspable way, and includes…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Point-of-care Glucose Detection for Diabetic Monitoring and Management

    By Sandeep Kumar Vashist, John H.T Luong

    This book unravels the role of Point-of-Care (POC) glucose monitoring as an essential part of diabetes management. It provides the reader with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of diabetes management, including the need for POC glucose monitoring the glucose detection technologies (…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Transforming Public Services by Design

    Re-Orienting Policies, Organizations and Services around People

    By Sabine Junginger

    Of all organizations, perhaps government agencies are perceived to be the least likely to change. They are embedded in enormous bureaucratic structures that have grown over decades, if not centuries. In effect, many people have given up hope that such an institution can ever change its ways of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge

  • Leading Healthcare IT

    Managing to Succeed

    By Susan T. Snedaker

    Healthcare IT is a complex and rapidly evolving field. Success in this arena requires the ability to create a vision, set a strategy, foster collaboration, develop a plan and execute flawlessly every day. This book provides a clear, concise roadmap for professionals who currently manage, direct or…

    Hardback – 2016-12-12 
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Community Activation for Integral Development

    By Ronnie Lessem

    As mass global and social media communications spread across the globe, we are seeing a need for change in the way we approach issues of political and economic development. The effects of these growing communications are that on the one hand we see the significance of place rising, whilst on the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Gower
    Transformation and Innovation

  • Ethics Management in the Public Service

    A Sensory-based Strategy

    By Liza Ireni-Saban, Galit Berdugo

    Ethics Management in the Public Service offers a new perspective for ethics management in the Public Administration. The traditional approaches, relying on codified rules, regulations, and guidelines, have not yielded the results expected of them and have not managed to serve as an effective tool…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

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