Reading list






  1. Directory of America's Hospitals
  2. Hospital Finder
  3. American Hospital Directory
  4. Medline Plus: Find a Hospital      
  5. Hospital Compare
  6. Federation of American Hospitals: privately-owner hospitals and hospital management companies
  7. Community cancer centers      
  8. National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions: children’s hospitals
  9. Best hospitals
  10. Nursing home locator
  11. Nursing Home Compare
  12. Home care/hospice locator
  13. Commission on Cancer: approved cancer programs
  14. Council of Teaching Hospitals: members
  15. Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities: accredited facilities in the areas of rehabilitation, employment and community, child and family, and aging services
  16. Top 40 assisted living chains
  17. American Association of Eye & Ear Hospitals
  18. Osteopathic hospitals
  19. Veterans health facilities
  20. Sports Medicine Clinic Directory
  21. Urban Indian Health Clinics
  22. Modern Healthcare surveys
  23. Multiple Sclerosis treatment facilities
  24. California facilities
  25. French hospitals
  26. Hospitals worldwide




  1. Fast Facts on U. S. Hospitals
  2. Trends Affecting Hospitals and Health Systems
  3. Number of hospitals by state
  4. National Hospital Discharge Survey
  5. Statistical Abstract of the United States
  6. Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project
  7. Nursing homes
  8. Transplant centers
  9. California facilities







  1. Physician Select
  2. Board certified physicians
  3. Find a Dentist
  4. Find a Doctor of Chiropractic
  5. Directory of home care physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners
  6. Board-certified health care architects




  1. Health Workforce Personnel Factbook
  2. Occupational Outlook Handbook
  3. Turnover and vacancy rates
  4. Health care executives
  5. Hospital CEO turnover
  6. Fastest growing occupations
  7. Minority physicians
  8. Profile of health care compliance officers
  9. Health workforce analysis
  10. Physician to population ratios
  11. Physicians by specialty within county
  12. Physician assistant census report
  13. Registered nurse population
  14. State Health Workforce Profiles
  15. Nursing Aides, Home Health Aides, and Related Occupations




  1. Physician Inpatient/Outpatient Revenue Survey
  2. Allied health salary ranges
  3. Health Facility Managers Compensation
  4. Operating room personnel
  5. Salaries of health information management professionals
  6. Registered nursing earnings survey
  7. Physician executive compensation
  8. Physician compensation
  9. Radiologists’ salary survey




  1. State medical boards
  2. A Race/Ethnic Comparison of Career Attainments in Healthcare Management
  3. Medically Underserved Populations and Health Professional Shortage Areas
  4. Graduate Education Programs in Health Administration
  5. Pharmacy schools
  6. Residency/Fellowship Training Program database
  7. Medical schools
  8. Medical transcriptionist productivity
  9. Hospital Professional Liability and Physician Liability




  1. Healthcare Spending and the Medicare Program
  2. National Health Expenditures Projections
  3. Medical debt
  4. Economic impact of hospitals on their communities
  5. Uncompensated care costs
  6. National health spending in 2006
  7. Healthcare finance outlook




  1. Top Issues Facing the Managed Health Care Industry
  2. Blue Cross/Blue Shield Companies
  3. Employer Health Benefits Annual Survey
  4. Health Insurance Coverage in America
  5. Health Insurance Coverage
  6. State Health Access Profile
  7. Update on Individual Health Insurance
  8. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Statistics
  9. Medicare and Medicaid Statistical Supplement
  10. History of Medicare and Medicaid




  2. Resource Links for Hospital and Health Care Leaders





  1. Health, United States
  2. State Profiles
  3. Summary Health Statistics for the U. S. Population
  4. America's Health: State Health Rankings
  5. Deaths
  6. Costs and incidence of injuries
  7. Vital Statistics of the United States: Natality
  8. Statistics on the aging population
  9. Heart disease and stroke statistics
  10. Women’s Health Mortality and Chartbook
  11. Women’s Health Highlights
  12. National Healthcare Disparities Report
  13. Statistics on complementary and alternative medicine use
  14. Injury data
  15. Cancer Facts and Figures
  16. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development,2647,en_2825_495642_1_1_1_1_1,00.html
  17. Worldwide Mortality Statistics
  18. Basic Country Health Profiles for the Americas
  19. Country Demographic Data
  20. Health Care in Canada





  1. Glossary of Osteopathic Terminology
  2. Slee’s Health Care Terms Online
  3. Glossary of Health Care and Health Care Management Terms
  4. Ethical guidelines
  5. Retention of Health Information
  6. Traumatic brain injury
  7. Annual Report of the US Hospital IT Market
  8. Tracking Current Federal Legislation and Regulations: A Guide to Basic Sources
  9. U. S. Tort Costs
  10. State Laws on Medical Liability
  11. Code of Federal Regulations, Volume 42, Public Health
  12. National Health Observances









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