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HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RESOURCES

 

Background

 

Reading list  http://www.aha.org/aha/resource-center/Center-for-Hospital-and-Health-Administration-History/reading-list.html

 

HEALTH FACILITIES AND SERVICES

 

      Directories

 

  1. Directory of America's Hospitals  http://www.usnews.com/usnews/health/hospitals/hosp_home.htm
  2. Hospital Finder http://www.hospitalconnect.com/cgi-bin/mqinterconnect
  3. American Hospital Directory http://www.ahd.com
  4. Medline Plus: Find a Hospital    http://apps.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/directories/index.cfm      
  5. Hospital Compare http://www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov/
  6. Federation of American Hospitals: privately-owner hospitals and hospital management companies http://www.americashospitals.com/membership/
  7. Community cancer centers http://www.accc-cancer.org      
  8. National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions: children’s hospitals http://www.childrenshospitals.net
  9. Best hospitals http://www.usnews.com/usnews/health/best-hospitals/tophosp.htm
  10. Nursing home locator http://www.aahsa.org/consumer_info/homes_svcs_directory/default.asp
  11. Nursing Home Compare http://www.medicare.gov/NHCompare/Home.asp?version=alternate&browser=IE%7C6%7CWin2000&language=English&defaultstatus=0&pagelist=Home
  12. Home care/hospice locator http://www.nahc.org/Tango/HClocator/locator.html
  13. Commission on Cancer: approved cancer programs http://www.cancer.org/asp/search/ftc/ftc_global.asp
  14. Council of Teaching Hospitals: members   http://services.aamc.org/memberlistings/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.search&search_type=TH&state_criteria=ALL
  15. Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities: accredited facilities in the areas of rehabilitation, employment and community, child and family, and aging services http://www.carf.org/consumer.aspx?content=ConsumerSearch&id=7
  16. Top 40 assisted living chains http://www.providermagazine.com/pdf/2007/survey_top40_al_2007.pdf
  17. American Association of Eye & Ear Hospitals  http://www.aaeeh.org/locations.html
  18. Osteopathic hospitals http://do-online.osteotech.org/index.cfm?PageID=acc_hfmain
  19. Veterans health facilities http://www1.va.gov/health_benefits/
  20. Sports Medicine Clinic Directory http://www.physsportsmed.com/clinics.htm
  21. Urban Indian Health Clinics http://www.ihs.gov/NonMedicalPrograms/urban/INDIAN.asp
  22. Modern Healthcare surveys http://modernhealthcare.datajoe.com/data/?djoPage=products&djoYr=2007
  23. Multiple Sclerosis treatment facilities http://www.nationalmssociety.org/Treatment%20Locations.asp
  24. California facilities http://www.oshpd.ca.gov/HID/Products/Listings.html
  25. French hospitals http://www.chu-rouen.fr/ssf/hopfr.html
  26. Hospitals worldwide http://www.hospitalsworldwide.com/

 

Statistics

 

  1. Fast Facts on U. S. Hospitals http://www.aha.org/aha/resource-center/Statistics-and-Studies/fast-facts.html
  2. Trends Affecting Hospitals and Health Systems http://www.aha.org/aha/research-and-trends/chartbook/index.html
  3. Number of hospitals by state http://www.statehealthfacts.org/comparemaptable.jsp?ind=382&cat=8
  4. National Hospital Discharge Survey http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/series/sr_13/sr13_160.pdf
  5. Statistical Abstract of the United States   http://www.census.gov/compendia/statab/
  6. Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project http://hcup.ahrq.gov/HCUPnet.asp
  7. Nursing homes http://www.ahcancal.org/research_data/trends_statistics/Documents/trends_nursing_facilities_characteristics_Jun2007.pdf
  8. Transplant centers http://www.ustransplant.org/csr/current/csrDefault.aspx
  9. California facilities http://www.oshpd.ca.gov/HID/DataFlow/HospRptsTables.html

 

 

HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

 

Directories

 

  1. Physician Select http://dbapps.ama-assn.org/aps/amahg.htm
  2. Board certified physicians http://www.abms.org/
  3. Find a Dentist http://www.ada.org/index.asp
  4. Find a Doctor of Chiropractic  http://www.amerchiro.org/search/memsearch.cfm
  5. Directory of home care physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners http://www.aahcp.org/physicianreferral.shtml
  6. Board-certified health care architects http://www.healtharchitects.org/home/home.cfm

 

Statistics

 

  1. Health Workforce Personnel Factbook  http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/healthworkforce/reports/factbook.htm
  2. Occupational Outlook Handbook  http://www.bls.gov/oco/
  3. Turnover and vacancy rates    http://www.nahcr.com/NationalHealthcareNumbers2006Updated.pdf
  4. Health care executives http://www.ache.org/PUBS/research/demographics.cfm
  5. Hospital CEO turnover http://www.ache.org/PUBS/research/ceoturnover.cfm
  6. Fastest growing occupations http://www.bls.gov/emp/emptab3.htm
  7. Minority physicians  http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/168.html
  8. Profile of health care compliance officers http://www.hcca-info.org/Content/NavigationMenu/ComplianceResources/Surveys/survey9.pdf
  9. Health workforce analysis  http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/healthworkforce/reports/default.htm#nursing
  10. Physician to population ratios  http://www.solucient.com/docs/2003physician.pdf
  11. Physicians by specialty within county http://www.ama-assn.org/cgi-bin/sserver/datalist.cgi
  12. Physician assistant census report http://www.aapa.org/research/07census-intro.html
  13. Registered nurse population http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/healthworkforce/rnsurvey04/
  14. State Health Workforce Profiles http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/healthworkforce/reports/profiles/
  15. Nursing Aides, Home Health Aides, and Related Occupations http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/healthworkforce/reports/nursinghomeaid/nursinghome.htm

 

Compensation

 

  1. Physician Inpatient/Outpatient Revenue Survey http://www.merritthawkins.com/pdf/mha2004_inpatient.pdf
  2. Allied health salary ranges http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/6038.html
  3. Health Facility Managers Compensation http://www.hfmmagazine.com/hfmmagazine_app/jsp/articledisplay.jsp?dcrpath=HFMMAGAZINE/Article/data/10OCT2007/0710HFM_FEA_SalerySurvey&domain=HFMMAGAZINE
  4. Operating room personnel http://www.hpnonline.com/inside/2007-11/0711%20OR-Salary%20Survey.pdf
  5. Salaries of health information management professionals http://www.ahima.org/membership/member_profile_data.asp
  6. Registered nursing earnings survey http://www.rnweb.com/rnweb/article/articleDetail.jsp?id=105105
  7. Physician executive compensation   http://www.cejkasearch.com/news/physician-compensation-survey.html
  8. Physician compensation  http://www.cejkasearch.com/compensation/amga_physician_compensation_survey.htm
  9. Radiologists’ salary survey http://www.auntminnie.com/print/print.asp?sec=sup&sub=imc&pag=dis&ItemId=75741&printpage=true

 

Other

 

  1. State medical boards http://www.aimmembers.org/boarddirectory/
  2. A Race/Ethnic Comparison of Career Attainments in Healthcare Management http://www.ache.org/PUBS/research/RaceEthnicStudy2002.pdf
  3. Medically Underserved Populations and Health Professional Shortage Areas http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/shortage/
  4. Graduate Education Programs in Health Administration   http://www.aupha.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3359
  5. Pharmacy schools http://www.aacp.org/site/page.asp?TrackID=&VID=1&CID=593&DID=4224
  6. Residency/Fellowship Training Program database http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/2997.html
  7. Medical schools http://www.aamc.org/medicalschools.htm
  8. Medical transcriptionist productivity   http://www.advanceforhim.com/common/editorial/editorial.aspx?CC=729
  9. Hospital Professional Liability and Physician Liability http://www.aon.com/us/busi/risk_management/risk_consulting/wp_2004_hpl_report_highlights_oct04.pdf

 

HEALTH ECONOMICS

 

  1. Healthcare Spending and the Medicare Program http://www.medpac.gov/publications/congressional_reports/Jun06DataBook_Entire_report.pdf
  2. National Health Expenditures Projections http://www.cms.hhs.gov/NationalHealthExpendData/
  3. Medical debt http://www.accessproject.org/adobe/kansas_playing_by_the_rules.pdf
  4. Economic impact of hospitals on their communities http://www.aha.org/aha/trendwatch/2007/cb2007chapter6.pdf
  5. Uncompensated care costs http://www.aha.org/aha/content/2007/pdf/07-uncompensated-care.pdf
  6. National health spending in 2006 http://content.healthaffairs.org/cgi/content/full/27/1/14
  7. Healthcare finance outlook http://www.hfma.org/NR/rdonlyres/797F0B9D-E51D-420E-A941-4EC3ABEE1B67/0/400588HFMA_Outlook08_w1.pdf


  

INSURANCE/MANAGED CARE

 

  1. Top Issues Facing the Managed Health Care Industry http://www.us.capgemini.com/downloadlibrary/requestfile.asp?ID=404
  2. Blue Cross/Blue Shield Companies http://www.bcbs.com/coverage/find/plan/
  3. Employer Health Benefits Annual Survey http://www.kff.org/insurance/7527/index.cfm
  4. Health Insurance Coverage in America http://www.kff.org/uninsured/profile.cfm
  5. Health Insurance Coverage http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhis/earlyrelease/insur200503.pdf
  6. State Health Access Profile http://www.sph.umn.edu/shadac/pubs/profile.html
  7. Update on Individual Health Insurance http://www.kff.org/insurance/individual.cfm
  8. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Statistics http://www.cms.hhs.gov/MedicareMedicaidStatSupp/
  9. Medicare and Medicaid Statistical Supplement http://www.cms.hhs.gov/MedicareMedicaidStatSupp/LT/list.asp
  10. History of Medicare and Medicaid http://www.cms.hhs.gov/History/

 

ORGANIZATIONS

 

  1. DIRLINE http://dirline.nlm.nih.gov/
  2. Resource Links for Hospital and Health Care Leaders http://www.hospitalconnect.com/aha/resource_center/links.jsp

 

 

PUBLIC HEALTH

 

  1. Health, United States  http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/hus.htm
  2. State Profiles http://www.aarp.org/research/health/carefinancing/state_profiles_reforming_the_health_care_system_20.html
  3. Summary Health Statistics for the U. S. Population http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/series/sr_10/sr10_224.pdf
  4. America's Health: State Health Rankings http://www.unitedhealthfoundation.org/shr2004/
  5. Deaths http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/lifexpec.htm
  6. Costs and incidence of injuries http://www.hsc.wvu.edu/icrc/AHRQFORM.asp
  7. Vital Statistics of the United States: Natality  http://wonder.cdc.gov/natality.html
  8. Statistics on the aging population http://www.aoa.gov/PROF/Statistics/statistics.asp
  9. Heart disease and stroke statistics http://www.americanheart.org/downloadable/heart/1198257493273HS_Stats%202008.pdf
  10. Women’s Health Mortality and Chartbook http://www.cdc.gov/od/oc/media/pressrel/fs040901.htm
  11. Women’s Health Highlights http://www.ahrq.gov/research/womenh.pdf
  12. National Healthcare Disparities Report      http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/Nhdr05/nhdr05.htm
  13. Statistics on complementary and alternative medicine use http://nccam.nih.gov/news/camstats.htm
  14. Injury data http://www.cdc.gov/ncipc/osp/data.htm
  15. Cancer Facts and Figures http://www.cancer.org/docroot/STT/content/STT_1x_Cancer_Facts_and_Figures_2008.asp
  16. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development   http://www.oecd.org/topicstatsportal/0,2647,en_2825_495642_1_1_1_1_1,00.html
  17. Worldwide Mortality Statistics http://www.who.int/healthinfo/statistics/mortality/en/
  18. Basic Country Health Profiles for the Americas   http://www.paho.org/English/DD/AIS/cp_index.htm
  19. Country Demographic Data http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/idb/
  20. Health Care in Canada http://secure.cihi.ca/cihiweb/dispPage.jsp?cw_page=PG_263_E&cw_topic=263&cw_rel=AR_43_E

 

 

OTHER

 

  1. Glossary of Osteopathic Terminology  http://www.osteopathic.org/pdf/sir_collegegloss.pdf
  2. Slee’s Health Care Terms Online http://hctonline.net/
  3. Glossary of Health Care and Health Care Management Terms http://depts.washington.edu/hsic/resource/glossary.html
  4. Ethical guidelines http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/2416.html
  5. Retention of Health Information http://library.ahima.org/xpedio/groups/public/documents/ahima/bok1_012545.hcsp?dDocName=bok1_012545
  6. Traumatic brain injury http://www.biausa.org/Pages/facts_and_stats.html
  7. Annual Report of the US Hospital IT Market http://www.himss.org/foundation/industry.asp
  8. Tracking Current Federal Legislation and Regulations: A Guide to Basic Sources http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/98-461.pdf
  9. U. S. Tort Costs http://www.towersperrin.com/tillinghast/publications/reports/Tort_2004/Tort.pdf
  10. State Laws on Medical Liability http://www.atra.org/show/7338
  11. Code of Federal Regulations, Volume 42, Public Health http://www.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/cfrassemble.cgi?title=200442
  12. National Health Observances  http://www.healthfinder.gov/library/nho/nho.asp

 

 

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