October 1, 2007

Materials Added to the AHA Resource Center

2007 Survey of Hours Report:  Direct and Total Hours Per Patient Day (HPPD) By Patient Care Units.  Bloomington, MN:  Labor Management Institute, 2007.  (WX 159 S9635 2007 v. 18).

Anderson, M.  Attending the Dying.  Harrisburg, PA:  Morehouse Publishing, 2005.  (WM 61 A548a 2005).

Becoming an Employer of Choice:  A Key Strategy for Success.  Chicago:  Center for Healthcare Governance, 2006.  (WX 160 B398 2006).

Bowen, W.  Inside the Boardroom:  Governance by Directors and Trustees.  New York:  John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1994.  (HD 2785 B786i 1994).

Chartis Group.  Prepared to Care:  The 24/7 Role of America's Full-Service Hospitals.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 2007.  (Ref WX 215 P9271 2007).

Compensation in Health Insurance:  A Comprehensive Study of US Markets.  Chicago:  American Medical Association, 2007.  (Ref W 130 AA1 C737 2007).

Consumer-Directed Health Care:  Facts, Trends and Data, 2007. Washington:  Atlantic Information Services, 2007.  (Ref W 125 AA1 C7581).

Consumer Driven Care Guidebook.  Modesto, CA:  HealthQuest Publishers, 2007.  (Ref WA 540 AA1 C755 2007).

Continued Progress:  Hospital Use of Information Technology.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 2007.  (Ref WX 26.5 C762 2007).

Crawford, L.  Profiles of Member Boards.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2002.  (Ref WY 21 AA1 P964 2002).

Environment of Care Management Plans.  2nd ed.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission Resources, 2006.  (WX 185 G946e 2006).

Ernst & Young LLP.  Community Benefit Information from Non-Profit Hospitals:  Lessons Learned from the 2006 IRS Compliance Check Questionaire.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 2006.  (WA 546 AA1 C734b 2006).

First Consulting Group.  When I'm 64 How Boomers Will Change Health Care.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 2007.  (Ref W 84 AA1 W5671 2007).

Frankel, A., editor.  Strategies for Building a Hospitalwide Culture of Safety.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission Resources, 2006.  (WX 185 S898c 2006).

Front Line of Defense:  The Role of Nurses in Preventing Sentinel Events.  2nd ed.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission Resources, 2007.  (WY 100 F934 2007).

Golden Jubilee--St. Catharine's Hospital.   Brooklyn, NY:  The Albertype Company, 1920.  (WX 28 AN6 B8SC3g 1920).

Guide to Canadian Healthcare Facilities.  Ottawa, ON:  Canadian Healthcare Association, 2007.  (Ref WX 22 DC2 C2 2007-2008).

Hauser, L., and Nickels, A.  From the Ground Up:  The Role of Marketing and Public Relations in Designing a New Healthcare Facility.  Chicago:  Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development, 2004.  (W 74 H376f 2004).

Healthcare Salary Survey and Career Guide.  Atlanta, GA:  AHC Media, 2007.  (Ref W 21 Z999 2007).

Hospital Compensation Report.  Philadelphia, PA:  Hay Group/ASHHRA, 2007.  (Ref WX 157 M2662m 2007).

HSA Directory and Resource Guide.  Washington:  Atlantic Information Services, 2007.  (Ref W 100 H873 2007).

InterStudy Competitive Edge Part II:  Managed Care Industry Report Using Data as of January 1, 2007.  Nashville, TN:  HealthLeaders, Aug. 2007.  (Ref W 125 I6122 2007).

InterStudy Competitive Edge Part III:  Managed Care Regional Market Analysis Using Data as of January 1, 2007.  Nashville, TN:  HealthLeaders, Sept. 2007.  (Ref W 125 I6122 2007 Jan pt. 3).

Kami, M., and Martz, W.  Management Golf:  What's Your Handicap?  Boca Raton, FL:  St. Lucie Press, 1998.  (HD 30.28 K18m 1998).

Kirkwood, N.  A Hospital Visitor's Handbook.  Harrisburg, PA:  Morehouse Publishing, 2005.  (WX 187 K59h 2005).

Kirkwood, N.  Pastoral Care in Hospitals.  2nd ed.  Harrisburg, PA:  Morehouse Publishing, 2005.  (WX 187 K59p 2005).

Kirkwood, N.  Pastoral Care to the Aged.  Harrisburg, PA:  Morehouse Publishing, 2005.  (WM 61 K59p 2005).

Kirkwood, N.  The Lay Pastoral Worker's Hospital Handbook.  Harrisburg, PA:  Morehouse Publishing, 2005.  (WX 187 K59L 2005).

Krauskopf, R., and Saavedra, R.  Guidelines for Vulnerability Reduction in the Design of New Health Facilities.  Washington:  Pan American Health Organizations, 2004.  (Ref WX 140 B736g 2004).

Lessons  Learned from the Gulf Coast Hurricanes.  Washington:  American Health Lawyers Association, 2007.  (Ref WX 185 L641 2007).

Li, S., and Kenward, K.  National Survey on Elements of Nursing Education.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2006.  (Ref WY 18 L693n 2006).

Managed Care Digest Series:  Senior Care Digest.  Bridgewater, NJ:  Sanofi Aventis, 2007. 

Medical Cost Reference Guide:  Facts and Trends Supporting Knowledge-Driven Solutions.  Chicago:  Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, 2007.  (Ref W 74 AA1 B658m).

Medical Laboratory Management Forms, Checklists and Guidelines.  Frederick, MD:  Aspen Publishers (Wolters Kluwer), 2007.  (Ref WX 207 M489 2007).

Metrics Online Annual Report:  January-December 2006 Data.  New York:  JWT Employment Communications, 2007.   (Ref HF 5549.5 S38 M48 2007).

Mount, E., and List, B.  Milestones in Science and Technology:  The Ready Reference Guide to Discoveries, Inventions and Facts.  Westport, CT:  Oryx Press, 1994.  (Ref Q 199 M928m 1994).

National Directory State Certificate of Need Programs Health Planning Agencies.  Falls Church, VA:  American Health Planning Association, 2007.  (Ref WA 22 AA1 N2773 2007).

National Managed Care Leadership Directory.  Modesto, CA:  HealthQuest Publishers, 2007.  (Ref W 130 AA1 N2771 2007).

NCSBN Directory of Nurse Aide Registries.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2006.  (Ref WY 193 N33 2006).

OECD Health Data 2007:  A Comparative Analysis of 30 Countries.  Paris, France:  Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), 2007.  (Ref W 74 O28o 2007).

Policies and Procedures in Association Managment:  A Benchmarking Guide.  Introduction and Organization Profile.  Washington:  American Society of Association Executives, 2007.  (Ref HS 61 P766 2007).

Policies and Procedures in Association Managment:  A Benchmarking Guide.  Membership.  Vol. 1.  Washington:  American Society of Association Executives, 2007.  (Ref HS 61 P766 2007 vol.1).

Policies and Procedures in Association Managment:  A Benchmarking Guide.  Technology.  Vol. 2.  Washington:  American Society of Association Executives, 2007.  (Ref HS 61 P766 2007 vol.2).

Policies and Procedures in Association Managment:  A Benchmarking Guide.  Human Resources and Diversity.  Vol. 3.   Washington:  American Society of Association Executives, 2007.  (Ref HS 61 P766 2007 vol.3).

Policies and Procedures in Association Managment:  A Benchmarking Guide.  Financial Operations and Office Management.  Vol. 4.  Washington:  American Society of Association Executives, 2007.  (Ref HS 61 P766 2007 vol.4).

Policies and Procedures in Association Managment:  A Benchmarking Guide.  Governance, Components, Govenment Affairs and Legal.  Vol. 5.  Washington:  American Society of Association Executives, 2007.  (Ref HS 61 P766 2007 vol.5).

Policies and Procedures in Association Managment:  A Benchmarking Guide.  Marketing Public Relations and Communications, Publications, and Research.  Vol. 6.  Washington:  American Society of Association Executives, 2007.  (Ref HS 61 P766 2007 vol.6).

Policies and Procedures in Association Managment:  A Benchmarking Guide.  Conventions and Meetings, Education and Professiona Development, Certification, Accreditation, and Licensing.  Vol. 7.   Washington:  American Society of Association Executives, 2007.  (Ref HS 61 P766 2007 vol.7).

Post, L., Blustein, J., and Dubler, N.  Handbook for Health Care Ethics Committees.  Baltimore:  The John Hopkins University Press, 2007.  (WB 60 P857h 2007).

Profiles of U.S. Hospitals.  Ann Arbor, MI:  Thomson Healthcare, 2007.  (Ref WX 22 AA1 P964 2007).

Protecting New Health Facilities from Natural Disasters:  Guidelines for the Promotion of Disaster Mitigation.  Washington:  The World Bank Group, 2003.  (WX 185 P9675 2003).

Report to the Congress:  Improving Risk Adjustment in Medicare.  Washington:  Medpac, Nov. 2000.  (WT 31 R425 2000b).

Report to the Congress:  Medicare Payment for Post-Surgical Recovery Care Centers.  Washington:  Medpac, Nov. 2000.  (WT 31 R425 2000).

Report to the Congress:  Medical Savings Accounts and the Medicare Program.  Washington:  Medpac, Nov. 2000.  (WT 31 R425 2000a).

Report to the Congress:  Reducing Medicare Complexity and Regulatory Burden.  Washington:  Medpac, Dec. 2001.  (WT 31 R425 2001).

Reynolds, C., and Fletcher-Janzen, E., editors.  Encyclopedia of Special Education:  A Reference for the Education of Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Disabilities and Other Exceptional Individuals.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley & Sons, 2007.  (Ref LC 4007 E56 2007).

Respiratory Therapist Human Resources Study-2005.  Irving, TX:  American Association for Respiratory Care, 2006.  (Ref WF 145 R434 2005).

Rise to Prominence:  The PPO Story.  Arlington, VA:  American Association of Preferred Provider Organizations, 2000.  (W 130 AA1 R595 2000).

Robinson, T.  How to Open or Improve a Successful Alternative Health Care Practice.  New York:  Inner Healing Press, 2006.  (WB 890 R665h 2006).

Smith, J., and Crawford, L.  Report of Findings from the 2001 Employer Survey.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2002.  (Ref WY 31 S653r 2001).

Smith, J., and Crawford, L.  Report of Findings from the 2001 RN Practice Analysis Update.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2002.  (Ref NY 21 AA1 S6531r 2001).

Smith, J., and Crawford, L.  Report of Findings from the 2002 RN Practice Analysis Update.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2004.  (Ref NY 21 AA1 S6531r 2002a).

Smith, J.  Report of Findings from the 2002 Job Anslysis of Nurse Aides Employed in Nursing Homes, Home Health Agencies and Hospitals.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2003.  (Ref WY 193 W473r 2002).

Stamp, B.  The Healing Art of Communication.  Atlanta:  James and Brookfield Publishers, 2006.  (W 62 S783h 2006).

The Health Care Workforce Shortage:  Help Wanted -- Now.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 2001.  (W 76 H434c 2001).

TheStreet.com Ratings Guide to Health Insurers, Fall 2007.  Millerton, NY:  Grey House Publishing, 2007.  (Ref W 275 AA1 W432 2007).

TrendWatch:  Health People Are the Foundation for A Productive America.  Washington:  American Hospital Association, Spring 2007.  (Ref WX 27 AA1 T794 2007).

Trompeter, E., Namovicz, S., and Davis, S.  Consumer-Directed Health Care Facts.  Trends and Data 2007.  Washington:  Atlantic Information Services, 2007.  (Ref W 15 AA1 C7581 2007).

Understanding Medication Management.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission Resources, 2006.  (WX 179 U55 2006).

Using Performance Improvement Tools in Health Care Settings.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commission Resources, 2006.  (W 84 AA1 U85 2006).

Wendt, A.  Report of Findings from the 2005 Job Analysis of Nurse Aides Employed in Nursing Homes, Home Health Agencies and Hospitals.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2006.  (Ref WY 193 W473r 2005).

Wendt, A., and O'Neill, T.  Report of Findings from the 2005 RN Practice Analysis:  Linking the NCLEX-RN Examination to Practice.  Chicago:  National Council of State Boards of Nursing, 2005.  (Ref WY 21 AA1 W473 2005).

Wolf, D.  Prepared and Resolved.  Traverse City, MI:  DSB Publishing, 2007.  (HD 30.28 W853p 2007).

Wood, M., editor.  Nonprofit Boards and Leadership.  San Francisco:  Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1996.  (HD 62.6 N813 1996).

World Health Statistics.  Paris, France:  World Health Organization, 2007.  (Ref WA 900.1 W927s 2007).

Zemke, R., Raines, C., and Filipczak, B.  Generations at Work.  New York:  American Management Association, 2000.  (HF 5549.5 M5 Z53g 2000).

 

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