October 25, 2005

Materials Added to the AHA Resource Center

Amatayakul, M.  Electronic Health Records.  2nd ed.  Chicago:  American Health Information Management Association, 2004.  (WX 173 A487z 2004).

Annual Report of the US Hospital IT Market.  Chicago:  HIMSSanalytics, 2004/2005.  (Ref WX 26.5 A54 2004/2005).

Avillion, A.  A Practical Guide to Staff Development.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2004.  (W 18.2 A958p 2004).

Brown, G., Stone, T., and Patrick, T.  Strategic Management of Information Systems in Healthcare.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2005.  (W 26.5 S898 2005).

By the Numbers:  Benchmarking Study on Healthcare Marketing, Communications and Strategic Planning-Budgets, Staffing and Structure.  Chicago:  Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development, 2005.  (W 74 M3451 2005).

Characteristics of Foreign Nurse Graduates in the United States Workforce 2000-2001.  Philadelphia:  Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools, 2002.  (Ref WY 31 C469 2002).

Characteristics of International Practical Nurses.  Philadelphia, PA:  Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools, 2005.  (Ref WY 31 C469 2005).

Clough, J.  To Act as a Unit:  The Story of the Cleveland Clinic.  3rd ed.  Cleveland: The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1996.  (WX 27 C6C6t 1996).

Community Impact of For-Profit Hospital Conversions.  Bethesda, MD:  The Project HOPE Center for Health Affairs, 1997.  (WX 157 C7344 1997).

Compensation A Marketing Assessment.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 2000.  (Ref WX 155 C736 2000).

Covey, S.  Principle-Centered Leadership.  New York:  Simon & Schuster, 1992.  (BF 637 S8 C873p 1992).

Derickson, A.  Health Security for All:  Dreams of Universal Health Care in America.  Baltimore:  The John Hopkins University Press, 2005.  (W 275 AA1 D433h 2005).

Doran, B., editor.  Medical Malpractice:  Verdicts, Settlements and Statistical Analysis.  Horsham, PA:  LRP Publications, 2005.  (Ref W 44 AA1 M4895 2005).

Fried, B., Fottler, M., and Johnson, J., editors. Human Resources in Healthcare.  2nd ed.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2001.  (WX 159 H9184 2001).

Grohar-Murray, M., and DiCroce, H.  Leadership and Management in Nursing.  3rd. ed.  Upper Saddle River, NJ:  Prentice Hall, 2003. (WY 105 G847L 2003).

Gordon, P.  Seniors' Housing and Care Facilities.  3rd ed., Vol. I and II.  Washington:  Urban Land Institute, 1998.  (WT 30 G664s 1998).

Guidelines for Releasing Patient Information to Law Enforcement.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 2005.  (WX 173 G9467 2005).

Harrigan, J., Raiser, J., and Raiser, P.  Senior Residences:  Designing Retirement Communities for the Future.  New York:  John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1998.  (WT 30 H297s 1998).

Hendrick, J.  Law and Ethics.  United Kingdom:  Nelson Thornes Ltd., 2004.  (WY 85 H498L 2004).

Hoffman, P., and Perry, F.  Management Mistakes in Healthcare:  Identification, Correction and Prevention.  Cambridge, UK:  Cambridge University Press, 2005.  (W 84.5 M2663 2005).

HomeCare Industry Forecast 2004.  Chicago:  Primedia Business Magazines & Media, Inc., 2004.  (Ref WY 115 R76512 2004).

Impact Marketing:  Optimizing Value and Return on Investment.  Chicago:  Society for Strategy and Market Development, 2004.  (W 74 AA1 I345 2004).

Institute of Medicine.  Forging a Poison Prevention and Control System.  Washington:  The Natiional Academies Press, 2004.  (QV 600 I59f 2004).

Kopf, J., Murtha, F., and Jaffe, R.  Patient Safety Meets Corporate Compliance.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2004.  (WX 153 K83p 2004).

La Puma, J.  Managed Care Ethics.  New York:  Hatherleigh Press, 1998.  (W 50 L317m 1998).

Legal, Risk Management and JCAHO Issues for Healthcare Organizations.  Addendum I.  A Manual for Administrators of Volunteer Services and Auxiliary Leaders.  Chicago:  Society of Directors of Volunteer Services, 2004.  (WX 159.5 L496 2004).

Manion, J.  Create a Positive Health Care Workplace!  Chicago:  Health Forum, Inc., 2005.  (WX 159 M278c 2005).

McLagan, P.  Customer-Focused Goals:  Keys to Effective Management.  New York:  McLagan International, Inc., 1991.  (HD 62.15 M161c 1991).

Nathanson, M.  Health Care Providers' Government Relations Handbook.  Boston:  Jones and Bartlett Publications, (WX 39 N275h 2005).

Pearce, B.  Senior Living Communities.  Baltimore:  The John Hopkins Press, 1998.  (WT 30 P359s 1998).

Pete, D., and Pate, B.  Quality Measurement:  A Practical Guide for the Emergency Department.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2004.  (WX 215 P477q 2004).

Preparing a Health Care Workforce for the 21st Century.  Geneva, Switerland: World Health Organization, 2005.  (W 21 P927 2005).

Private Health Insurance in OECD Countries.  Paris, France:  OECD Publications, 2004.  (W 100 P75 2004).

Public Interest Colloquium Medical Necessity:  Current Concerns and Future Challenges.  Washington:  American Health Lawyers Association, 2005.  (W 275 AA1 M48953 2005).

Reece, R.  Hello Health Care Consumer.  Independence, MO:  Practice Support Resources, Inc., 2004.  (W 74 AA1 R322h 2004).

Report to the Congress:  Issues in a Modernized Medicare Program.  Washington:  Medpac, 2005.  (WT 31 R462 2005).

Sered, S., and Fernandopulle, R.  Uninsured in America.  Berkeley, CA:  University of California Press, 2005.  (W 250 AA1 S483u 2005).

Smith, M., Wertheimer, A., and Fincham, J., editors.  Pharmacy and the U.S. Health Care System.  3rd ed.  New York:  Pharmaceutical Products Press, 2005.  (QV 737 P5362 2005).

Stone, B.  Blogging.  Berkeley, CA:  New Riders Publishing, 2002.  (TK 5105.875 I57 S877b 2002).

Stone, D., Patton, B., and Heen, S.  Difficult Conversations.  New York:  The Penguin Group, 2000.  (BF 637 C45 S877d 2000).

Strategies for Leadership:  Patient and Family-Centered Care.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association,2004.  (W 62 P2985 2004 non-circ).

Studer, Q.  Hardwiring Excellence.  Gulf Breeze, FL:  Fire Starter Publishing, 2003.  (W 84 S933h 2003).

Suchman, D.  Developing Active Adult Retirement Communities.  Washington:  Urban Land Institute, 2001.  (WT 30 S942d 2001).

Taylor, J., and Pinczuk, J.  Health Care Financial Management for Nurse Managers.  Sudbury, MA:  Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2006.  (WY 77 D917h 2006).

Tweedy, J.  Healthcare Hazard Control and Safety Manangement.  Bacon Raton, FL:  Taylor & Francis Group, LLC, 2005.  (WA 250 T971h 2005).

Wolper, L.  Physician Practice Management.  Boston:  Jones and Bartlett Publsihers, 2005.  (W 80 P5786 2005).

Womak, J., and Jones, D.  Lean Thinking:  Banish Waste and Create Wealth in Your Cooperation.  New York:  Simon & Schuster, 1996.  (HD 58.9 W872L 1996).

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