July 25, 2006
Materials Added to the AHA Resource Center
2005 Survey of Salaries & the Payroll Profession. San Antonio, TX: American Payroll Association, 2005. (Ref HG 4028 P5 S963 2005).
2006 Compendium of Architectural Displays. Chicago: American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2006. (WX 140 C737a 2006).
Aalseth, P. Medical Coding: What it is and How it Works. Boston: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2006. (WB 15 A112m 2006).
ABMS Guide to Physician Specialties. Evanston, IL: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2006. (Ref W 21 A512 2006).
Benchmark Report: Mammography 2005. Des Plaines, IL: IMV Medical Information Division, Inc., 2005. (Ref WP 815 B457 2005).
Blazek, J. 990 Handbook: A Line-by-Line Approach. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2001. (Ref KF 6449 Z9 B645h 2001).
Clark, J., editor. Documentation for Acute Care. Chicago: American Health Information Management Association, 2004. (Ref WX 175 D637a 2004).
Cohen, S., and Sherrod, D. A Practical Guide to Recruitment & Retention: Skills for Nurse Managers. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2005. (WY 30 C678p 2005).
Community Benefit Reporting. St. Louis, MO: The Catholic Health Association of the United States, 2005. (WA 546.1 C7341 2005).
Contracted Staff and Patient Safety. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commissions Resources, 2005. (WY 30 C764 2005).
Daigrepont, J., editor. The Complete EMR Selection Guide. Phoenix, MD: Greenbranch Publishing, 2006. (Ref WX 173 C736 2006).
Dye, C., and Garman, A. Exceptional Leadership: 16 Critical Competencies for Healthcare Executives. Chicago: Health Administration Press, 2006. (Ref WX 155 D995e 2006).
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis in Health Care. 2nd ed. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources, 2005. (Ref WX 157 F161 2005).
Fischer, M., and others. Fire and Life Safety in Health Care Facilities. 2nd ed. Quincy, MA: National Fire Protection Association, 2006. (Ref WX 185 F5231 2006).
From Front Office to Front Line: Essential Issues for Health Care Leaders. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources, 2005. (WX 150 F931 2005).
Gibbs, M., and Ma, C. Medication Reconciliation. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2005. (QV 38 G443m 2005).
Gimmy, A., Brecht, S., and Dowd, C. Senior Housing: Looking Toward the Third Millennium. Chicago: Appraisal Institute, 1998. (WT 30 G941s 1998).
Gordon, S. Nursing Against the Odds. New York: Cornell University Press, 2005. (WY 16 G665n 2005).
Jessie, R. The Compliance Guide to the JCAHO's Provision of Care Standards: Pain Management, Restraints, Waived Testing and More. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2005. (WX 15 J58c 2005).
Hackbarth, G., Reishauer, R., and Miller, M. Report to the Congress Medicare Payment Policy. Washington: Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MEDPAC), 2006. (Ref WT 31 M489r 2006).
Hall, L., editor. Business Organizations, Agencies, and Publications Directory. 19th ed. Farmington Hills, MI: The Gale Group, Inc., 2006. (Ref HF 3010 B979 2006).
Harrington, L., Pybus, B., and McLane, D. The Comprehensive Guide to Credentialing and Privileging for Ambulatory Surgery. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2005. (WX 205 H299 2005).
Hills, L. How to Recruit, Motivate, and Manage a Winning Staff. Phoenix, MD: Greenbranch Publishing, 2004. (Ref W 80 H655h 2004).
HR Leader Guidebook. Chicago: American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration, 2005. (WX 159 H873 2005).
Improving the Quality of Health Care for Mental and Substance-Use Conditions. Washington: The National Academies Press, 206. (WM 400 I59i 2006).
Issues and Strategies for Nurse Leaders: Meeting Hospital Challenges Today. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources, 2005. (WY 105 I861 2005).
Issues in Human Resources for Hospitals. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources, 2004. (Ref WX 159 I86 2004).
Johnson, R., and Cogan, J. Medicare, Medicaid, and Insolvency Handbook: Jurisdiction, Payment, and Enforcement. Washington: American Health Lawyers Association, 2006. (WT 33 AA1 J68m 2006).
Joint Commission's Unannounced Survey Process. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources, 2006. (WX 40 AA1 J74 2006).
LaVeist, T. Minority Populations and Health: An Introduction to Health Disparities in the United States. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2005. (WA 300 L399m 2005).
Marder, R., and Smith M. Effective Peer Review: A Practical Guide to Contemporary Design. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2005. (WX 203 M322e 2005).
May, C., and Lewis, C. Ready, Set, Magnet! Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2006. (WY 125 M466r 2006).
Mayes, R. Universal Coverage: The Elusive Quest for National Health Insurance. Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 2004. (W 225.1 M468u 2004).
Model Medical Staff Bylaws & Rules. Sacramento, CA: California Healthcare Association, 2004. (Ref WX 159 C153m 2004).
Morone, J., and Jacobs, L. Healthy, Wealthy, & Fair: Health Care and the Good Society. New York: Oxford University Press, Inc., 2005. (WA 540 AA1 H4359 2005).
Murphy, T., and Davis, M. Restraint and Seclusion: The Model for Eliminating Their Use in Healthcare. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2005. (WM 35 M978r 2005).
Nahra, K. Inside the Minds: Meeting the Challenges of a Changing Health Care Environment. Boston: Aspatore Books, 2005. (Ref W 33 AA1 W776 2005).
NFPA99: Health Care Facilities. Quincy, MA: National File Protection Association, 2005. (Ref WX 185 N2772n 2005).
Niespodziani, C. The CMS-JCAHO Crosswalk: A Side-by-Side Analysis of the CMS Conditions of Participation and JCAHO Standards. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2006. (Ref WX 15 N676c 2006).
Overcoming Performance Measurement Challenges for Hospitals. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commssion Resources, 2005. (Ref WX 153 O96 2005).
Pay-for-Performance: Incentives, Models, Measures and Perspectives. Manasquan, NJ: The Managed Care Information, 2006. (W 79 P343 2006).
Payson, C., and Haviley, C. Patient Falls Assessment and Prevention. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2005. (WX 185 P347p 2005).
Performance Indicators Study on Healthcare Supply Cost Management. Chicago: Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management, 2005. (Ref WX 147 P438 2005).
Providing Culturally and Linguistically Competent Health Care. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources, 2006. (W 84.1 P9692 2006).
Pybus, B., and Cairns, C. A Guide to AHP Credentialing: Challenges and Opportunities to Credentialing Allied Health Professionals. 2nd ed. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2004. (Ref W 21.5 P995g 2004).
Reducing the Risk of Falls in Your Health Care Organiztion. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources, 2005. (WA 288 R321 2005).
Roizen, M., and Oz, M. You the Smart Patient: An Insider's Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment. New York: Free Press, 2006. (W 85 R741y 2006).
Romer, A., and others, editors. Innovations in End-of-Life Care. Vol. 3. New Rochelle, NY: Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Publishers, 2002. (WB 310 I58 2002).
Root Cause Analysis in Health Care. 3rd ed. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources, 2005. (Ref WX 153 R782 2005).
Solomon, S. Beyond Names and Logos: Building Powerful Health Care Brands. Rye, NY: Health Care Communications, 2004. (W 74.1 S689b 2004).
State of America's Hospitals--Taking the Pulse. Chicago: American Hospital Association, 2006. (Ref WX T136 2006).
Steever, S., editor. The Hospital M&A Market. 1st ed. Norwalk, CT: Irving Levin Associates, Inc., 2006. (Ref WX 157 H828ma 2006).
Torres, G., and Margolin, F. The Collabortion Primer. Chicago: Health Research & Educational Trust, 2003. (WX 160 W727c 2003).
Waymack, P. Denial Management: Key Tools and Strategies for Prevention and Recovery. Marblehead, MA: HCPro, Inc., 2005. (W 80 W358d 2005).