February 9, 2007

Materials Added to the AHA Resource Center

2005-2006 Survey.  The Authoritative Source on the State of the Hospital Medicine Movement.  Philadelphia, PA:  Society of Hospital Medicine, 2005-2006.  Ref WX 203 S963 2005-2006).

Aday, L.A.  Reinventing Public Health: Policies and Practices for a Healthy Nation.  San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2005.  (WA 30 R375 2005).

American Society for Healthcare Risk Management: Risk Management Handbook for Health Care Organizations, 5th ed.  San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass and American Hospital Publishing, 2006.  (WX 157 R59562 2006).

Avillion, A., and others.  Competency Management for the Emergency Department.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, 2005.  (Ref WY 154 C737e 2005).

Avillion, A., and others.  Competency Management for the Intensive Care Unit.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, 2005.  (Ref WY 154 C737i 2005).

Avillion, A., and others.  Competency Management for the Medical Surgery.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, 2005.  (Ref WY 100 C737 2005).

Avillion, A., and others.  Competency Management for the Obstetrics Unit.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, 2005.  (Ref WY 157 C737 2005).

Avillion, A., and others.  Competency Management for the Operating Room.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, 2006.  (Ref WY 162 C737 2006).

Barton, P. L.  Understanding the U.S. Health Services System. 3rd ed.  Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press, 2007.  (W 84 B293u 2007). 

Beeson, S.C.  Practicing Excellence: A Physician’s Manual to Exceptional Health Care.  Gulf Breeze, FL: Fire Starter Publishing, 2006.  (W 84 AA1 B415p 2006).

Bioterrorism Resources Protocols for Medical Groups.  Alexandria, VA:  American Medical Group Association, 2002.  (Ref WA 295 B616r 2002).

Bissey, B.S.  The Compliance Officer’s Handbook.  Marblehead, MA: HCPro, 2006.  (WX 153 B623c 2006).

Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM). Preparation Guide.  Chicago, IL: American Society for Healthcare Risk Management of the American Hospital Association, 2006.  (WX 157 C418r 2006).

Coffin, D., and Coffin, S.  Ahead of Your Time: A Complete Guide for End-of-Life Planning.  Rogan’s Memorials, 2006.  (W 85.5 C675a 2006).

Coleman, T.S.  Medicare Law, 2nd ed.  Washington, DC: American Health Lawyers Association, 2006.  (WT 32 AA1 C692m 2006).

Compendium 2000-2005.  Washington:  National Quality Forum, 2006.  (Ref W 84 AA1 C7373 2006).

Competitive Edge Part I:  Managed Care Directory Using Data as of July 1, 2006.  Nashville, TN:  HealthLeaders and Medford, MA:  InterStudy, Dec. 2006.  (Ref W 125 I6122 2006 July pt. 1).

Creating a Culture of Collaborative Leadership Between Boards and CEOs: A Practical Guide for Trustees.  Chicago, IL: Center for Healthcare Governance, 2006.  (WX 150 C912 2006).

Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and Geisinger Health System.  Clinical Microsystems: A Path to Healthcare Excellence.  2005.  (W 84 AA1 C641m 2005).

Davidson, S.M., McCollom, M., and Heineke, J.  Building a Health Care Organization: A Challenge for Physicians and Managers.  Washington, DC: BeardBooks, 2005.  (W 84 AA1 D253b 2005).

Disclosing Medical Errors: A Guide to an Effective Explanation and Apology.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations Resources, 2007.  (WB 100 D611m 2007).

Dlugacz, Y.D.  Measuring Health Care: Using Data for Operational, Financial, and Clinical Improvement.  San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2006.  (W 84 AA1 D626m 2006).

Donovan, P.  Healthcare Report Cards:  How Health Plans and Hospitals use Data to Improve Care and Lower Costs.   Manasquan, NJ:  Healthcare Intelligence Network, 2006.  (Ref W 84.3 D687h 2006).

Dunn, R. T.  Coder Productivity.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, 2006.  (Ref W 80 D923c 2006).

Dunn, R.T.  Haimann’s Healthcare Management, 8th ed.  Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press, 2007.  (WX 150 H151s 2007).

Employer Health Benefits:  Annual Survey.  Menlo Park, CA:  Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and Chicago:  Health Research and Educational Trust, 2006.  (Ref W 275 AA1 E555 2006).

EMTALA Today: The Courts, Compliance, and Implementation.  Atlanta, GA: Thomson American Health Consultants, 2006.  (WX 215 E55 2006).

Engel, J.  Poor People’s Medicine: Medicaid and American Charity Care Since 1965.  Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006.  (W 250 AA1 E57p 2006).

Facilities Construction Cost Data.  Kingston, MA:   R. S. Means, 2007. (Ref WX 140 F141 2007).

Falls Prevention Strategies in Healthcare Settings.  Plymouth Meeting, PA: ECRI, 2006.  (WX 185 F196 2006).

Fulltext Source Online.  Medford, NJ:  Information Today, 2007.  (Ref Z 6941 F972 2007).

Griffith, J.R., and White, K.R.  The Well-Managed Healthcare Organization, 6th ed.  Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press, 2007  (W 84 G853w 2007).

HCPCS Level II Expert. Salt Lake City, UT:  Ingenix, 2006.  (Ref W 15 H431 2007).

Health at a Glance:  OECD Indicators.  Paris, France:  Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, 2005.  (Ref WA 900.1 H4345 2005).

Health Care Facilities Risk Management Forms:  Checklists and Guidelines.  Gaithersburg, MD:  Aspen Publishers, 2005.  (Ref WX 157 H434r 2005).

Health Devices Sourcebook.  Plymouth Meeting, PA:  ECRI, 2007.  (Ref W 22 AA1 H434 2007).

HMO/PPO Directory.  Millerton, NY:  Grey House Publishing, 2007.  (Ref W 125 H6775 2007).

Hofrichter, R. (ed.).  Tackling Health Inequities Through Public Health Practice: A Handbook for Action.  Washington, DC: The National Association of County & City Health Officials and the Ingham County [MI] Health Department, 2006.  (WA 300 T33 2006).

Hoover's Handbook of Private Companies.  Austin, TX:  Hoovers, 2006.  (Ref HF 3010 H789 2006).

Hospital Accreditation Standards.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, 2007.  (Ref WX 15 J74h 2007).

Hospital Blue Book.  Atlanta, GA:  Billian's HealthDATA Group, 2007.  (Ref WX 27 AA1 H8285 2007).

Hospital Compensation Report.  Philadelphia, PA:  Hay Group/ASHHRA, 2006.  (Ref WX 157 M2662m 2006).

How to Meet the Most Challenging Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations Requirements for Hospital Accreditation.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations Resources, 2007.  (WX 40 AA1 H847 2007).

Innovation Associates, and New England Healthcare Assembly.  Creating Integrated Care and Healthier Communities.  1996.  (W 84 AA1 C912 1996).

Institute of Medicine, Committee on Redesigning Health Insurance Performance Measures, Payment, and Performance Improvement Programs.  Medicare's Quality Improvement Organization Program.  Washington:  National Academies Press, 2006.  (Ref WT 31 M489g 2006).

Jensen, K., and others.  Leadership for Smooth Patient Flow: Improved Outcomes, Improved Service, Improved Bottom Line.  Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press, 2006.  (WX 158 L434 2006).

Kaufman, K.  Best Practice Financial Management: Six Key Concepts for Healthcare Leaders.  3rd ed.  Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press, 2006.  (WX 157 K21f 2003).

Klein, B.R.  ASHE Fire, Electrical & Life Safety Compendium. 2006 ed.  Chicago, IL: American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2006.  (WA 485 K64e 2006).

Laboratory Accreditation Standards.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, 2007.  (Ref QY 23 L123a 2007).

Labovitz, G., and Rosansky, V.  The Power of Alignment: How Great Companies Stay Centered and Accomplish Great Things.  New York: John Wiley, 1997.  (HD 58.8 L125p 1997).

Langley, G.J., and others.  The Improvement Guide: A Practical Approach to Enhancing Organizational Performance.  San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1996.  (HD 58.9 I34 1996).

Lewis, J.P.  Fundamentals of Project Management: Developing Core Competencies to Help Outperform the Competition. 2nd ed.  New York: AMACOM, 2001.  (HD 69 P75 L674f 2002).

Liebler, J.G., and McConnell, C.R.  Management Principles for Health Professionals, 4th ed.  Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett, 2004.  (WX 150 L716m 2004).

Lombardi, D.J., and Schermerhorn, Jr., J.R.  Health Care Management.  Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley, 2007.  (WX 159 L842hc 2007).

Managed Care Digest Series:  HMO-PPO Digest.  Bridgewater, NJ:  Sanofi Aventis, 2006.  (Ref W 275 AA1 H6772 2006).

Managed Care Digest Series:  Integrated Health Systems Digest.  Bridgewater, NJ:  Sanofi Aventis, 2005.  (Ref W 275 AA1 I612 2005).

Margolin, F., and others.  Hospital Governance Initial Summary Report of 2005 Survey of CEOs and Board Chairs.  Chicago:  Health Research and Educational Trust, 2006.  (Ref WX 150 H828g 2006).

McConnell, C.R.  Umiker’s Management Skills for the New Health Care Supervisor, 4th ed.  Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett, 2006.  (WX 155 U51m 2006).

MEDLOG, Inc.  ASHES Recommended Practice Series: Disaster Readiness & Recovery.  Chicago, IL: American Society for Healthcare Environmental Services of the American Hospital Association, 2006.  (WX 165 A825 2006).

Model Medical Practice Personnel Policy Annual Compliance Plan.  Plymouth Meeting, PA:  Health Care Group, 2004.  (Ref W 80 M147m 2004).

Morse, J.M.  Preventing Patient Falls.  Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, 1997.  (WX 185 M885pr 1997).

Occupational Outlook Handbook.  Washington:  U.S. Government Printing Office, 2006-2007.  (Ref HF 5382.5 U5 O15 2006-2007).

Pate, B., and Pete, D.S.  Patient Flow Solutions: Practical Strategies for Hospital Capacity Management.  Marblehead, MA: HCPro, 2006.  (WX 158 P295p 2006).

Patients as Partners: How to Involve Patients and Families in Their Own Care.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations Resources, 2006.  (W 85 P2986 2006).

Performance and Practices of Successful Medical Groups Survey 2006 Report Based on 2005 Data.  Englewood, CO:  Medical Group Management Association, 2006. (Ref W92 P438 2006).

Physician Income Distribution Plans.  Englewood, CO:  Medical Group Management Association, 2006.  (Ref W 79 I43 2006).

Porter, M.E., and Teisberg, E.O.  Redefining Health Care: Creating Value-Based Competition on Results.  Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Press, 2006.  (W 74 AA1 P847r 2006).

Robert, H., and others.  Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised.  Cambridge, MA:  Da Capo Press, 2000.  (Ref JF 515 R841r 2000).

Ronen, B., Pliskin, J.S., and Pass, S.  Focused Operations Management for Health Services Organizations.  San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2006.  (W 84.1 R772f 2006).

SAC Standards for Ambulatory Care.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, 2007.  (Ref WX 205 S785 2007).

Savary, L.M., and Crawford-Mason, C.  The Nun and the Bureaucrat: How They Found an Unlikely Cure for America’s Sick Hospitals.  Washington, DC: CC-M Productions, 2006.  (WX 155 S265n 2006).

Smart, D.  Physician Characteristics and Distribution in the US.  Chicago:  American Medical Association, 2007.  (Ref W 76 D614 2007).

Solovy, A., and Sunseri, R.  Leadership Report 1999: Key Issues Shaping the Future of Health Care.  Chicago, IL: AHA Press, 1999.  (WX 150 L434 1999).

Standards for Long-Term Care.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, 2007.  (Ref WX 162 S785 2007).

Standards Manual Medical Rehabilitation.  Tucson, AZ:  Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, 2006.  (Ref WB 29 S785 2006).

State and Metropolitan Area Data Book.  Washington:  U.S. Census Bureau, 2006.  (Ref HA 202 S84 2006).

Stein, J., and Chiplin, A., editors.  Medicare Handbook.  Gaithersburg, MD:  Aspen Publishers, 2007.  (Ref WT 31 M4892 2007).

Stevens, R.A., Rosenberg, C.E., and Burns, L.R.  History and health Policy in the United States: Putting the Past Back In.  New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2006.  (WA 11 AA1 H673 2006).

Ward, W., and Spragens, L.  Building a Financial Case for Clinical Improvement.  Irving, TX:  VHA, 2006.  (Ref WX 157 W264b 2006).

Weick K.E., and Sutcliffe, K.M.  Managing the Unexpected: Assuring High Performance in an Age of Complexity.  San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2001.  (HD 49 W416m 2001).

 

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