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  • Wheelchair Skills Assessment and Training

    By R. Lee Kirby

    This book provides a wide spectrum of readers with comprehensive but easily understandable protocols for the assessment and training of wheelchair skills. The Wheelchair Research Team at Dalhousie University and the Capital District Health Authority in Halifax (lead by the author) have focused on…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    CRC Press
    Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

  • Responsibilisation at the Margins of Welfare Services

    Edited by Kirsi Juhila, Suvi Raitakari, Christopher Hall

    The impetus for this book is the shift in welfare policy in Western Europe from state responsibilities to individual and community responsibilities. The book examines the ways in which policies associated with advanced liberalism and New Public Management can be identified as influencing…

    Hardback – 2016-11-16 
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Introduction to Smart eHealth and eCare Technologies

    Edited by Sari Merilampi, Andrew Sirkka

    The demographics and lack of resources in the health and well-being industry are increasingly forcing us to find alternative solutions for individualized health and social care. Smart technologies provide enormous potential in solving this challenge. This book enhances communication between…

    Hardback – 2016-11-10 
    CRC Press
    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

  • Risk Analysis and Management of Repetitive Actions

    A Guide for Applying the OCRA System (Occupational Repetitive Actions), Third Edition

    By Daniela Colombini, Enrico Occhipinti

    This book covers the application of the OCRA (Occupational Repetitive Actions) method. The methods make up a system dedicated to the analysis and management of the risk of biomechanical overload of the upper limbs. The book focuses on the OCRA checklist which presents various models from the most…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    CRC Press
    Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

  • Managed Service Restructuring in Health Care

    A Strategic Approach in a Competitive Environment

    By William Winston, Robert L Goldman, Sanjib K Mukherjee

    Survival in the growing managed care environment requires the integration of financial analysis, market appraisal, and administrative management. The authors of Managed Service Restructuring in Health Care provide a unique tool for readers to enable them to make these successful management…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Data Integrity in Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Regulation Operations

    Best Practices Guide to Electronic Records Compliance

    By Orlando Lopez

    Data integrity is fundamental in a pharmaceutical and medical devices quality system. This book provides practical information to enable compliance with data integrity, while highlighting and efficiently integrating worldwide regulation into the subject. The ideas presented in this book are based…

    Hardback – 2016-10-17 
    Productivity Press

  • A Healthcare Solution

    A Patient-Centered, Resource Management Perspective

    By Mark A. Vonderembse, David D. Dobrzykowski

    The evidence is undeniable. By any measure, the US spends more on healthcare than any other country in the world, yet its health outcomes as measure by longevity are in the bottom half among developed countries, and its health-related quality of life has remained constant or declined since 1998. In…

    Hardback – 2016-10-06 
    CRC Press
    Resource Management

  • Healthcare IT Transformation

    Bridging Innovation, Integration, Interoperability, and Analytics

    By John C. Dodd

    This book gives examples from healthcare institutions that are using IT automation and innovation to drive change and provides guidance on the strategic direction of HIT over the next five years. Improving the delivery of healthcare through HIT is vital for both the economic success of healthcare…

    Hardback – 2016-09-27 
    Productivity Press

  • Rethinking Lean in Healthcare

    A Business Novel on How a Hospital Restored Quality Patient Care and Obtained Financial Stability Using Lean

    By Thomas G. Zidel

    This book deals with a hospital's struggle to secure and maintain financial stability. In the story, the leadership team of a fictional hospital adopts the tools and principles associated with the Toyota Production System or Lean. The story takes the reader through leadership's arduous journey from…

    Paperback – 2016-08-19
    Productivity Press

  • Participatory Healthcare

    A Person-Centered Approach to Healthcare Transformation

    Edited by Jan Oldenburg, Mary P. Griskewicz

    This book is written through the lens of patients, caregivers, healthcare representatives and families, highlighting new models of interaction between providers and patients and what people would like in their healthcae experience. It will envision a new kind of healthcare system that recommends on…

    Paperback – 2016-08-18
    CRC Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Leading the Lean Healthcare Journey

    Driving Culture Change to Increase Value, Second Edition

    By Joan Wellman, Pat Hagan, Howard Jeffries, Cara Bailey

    This book reveals and describes the leadership and culture change required to remove waste from healthcare processes and eliminate the root cause of soaring costs, poor quality and safety, and limited access. The book's delivery strategy revolves around personal and organizational stories and case…

    Hardback – 2016-08-16
    Productivity Press

  • Resilient Health Care, Volume 3

    Reconciling Work-as-Imagined and Work-as-Done

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Robert L. Wears, Erik Hollnagel

    This book is the 3rd volume in the Resilient Health Care series. Resilient health care is a product of both the policy and managerial efforts to organize, fund and improve services, and the clinical care which is delivered directly to patients. This volume continues the lines of thought in the…

    Hardback – 2016-08-16
    CRC Press

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