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The Resource Hospitals : what they are and how they work, Don Griffin

Hospitals : what they are and how they work, Don Griffin

Label
Hospitals : what they are and how they work
Title
Hospitals
Title remainder
what they are and how they work
Statement of responsibility
Don Griffin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Walks the reader through every department in a hospital, detailing its function and its relationship to other departments. The roles and functions of the governing body, medical staff, support and ancillary services are thoroughly explained. This third edition contains new chapters that cover most recent developments in regulatory areas, technology and management practices. Updated information includes coverage of HIPAA and its impact on operations, three new chapters covering patient safety, bioethics, and international opportunities. This revised text also includes ten case studies that prompt team assignments and in-depth discussion
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Griffin, Don
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
RA963
LC item number
.S57 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WX 100
NLM item number
G851h 2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Snook, I. Donald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hospitals
  • Hospitals
  • Hospitals
  • Hospitals
  • Hospital Administration
  • United States
  • United States
  • Hospitals
  • Hospitals
  • United States
  • Ziekenhuizen
  • Voorzieningen
  • Gezondheidszorg
  • Administratie
  • Organisatie
  • Verenigde Staten
Label
Hospitals : what they are and how they work, Don Griffin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of: Hospitals / I. Donald Snook, Jr. 2nd ed. 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief history -- Hospitals and important health care trends -- Organization -- The governing body -- The chief executive officer -- Outpatient areas -- The emergency department -- The admitting department -- The medical staff -- Nursing services -- Key ancillary services -- Other ancillary services -- Patient support services -- Facilities support services -- Administrative support services -- Generating revenue -- Hospital budgeting -- Business functions -- Medical records -- Quality improvement -- Risk management and medical malpractice -- Patient safety -- Bioethics -- Accreditation and licensing -- Hospital marketing -- Planning -- The US medical care system -- The US health care system compared to the world
Control code
62661745
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xvii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780763727581
Lccn
2005035985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)62661745
Label
Hospitals : what they are and how they work, Don Griffin
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of: Hospitals / I. Donald Snook, Jr. 2nd ed. 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief history -- Hospitals and important health care trends -- Organization -- The governing body -- The chief executive officer -- Outpatient areas -- The emergency department -- The admitting department -- The medical staff -- Nursing services -- Key ancillary services -- Other ancillary services -- Patient support services -- Facilities support services -- Administrative support services -- Generating revenue -- Hospital budgeting -- Business functions -- Medical records -- Quality improvement -- Risk management and medical malpractice -- Patient safety -- Bioethics -- Accreditation and licensing -- Hospital marketing -- Planning -- The US medical care system -- The US health care system compared to the world
Control code
62661745
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xvii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780763727581
Lccn
2005035985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)62661745

Library Locations

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