June 11, 2009

Materials Added to the AHA Resource Center

American Medical Association.  Health Care Careers Directory.  Chicago:  American Medical Association, 2009.  (Ref W 22 AA1 H434 2009-2010).

Baretich, M.  Management Monograph Series.  Patient Safety and Facility Management The Role of Healthcare Facilities Engineers.  Chicago:  American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2008.  (WX 185 B248p 2008).

Bartholomew, K.  Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2006.  (WY 87 B287e 2006).

Beyond the HIPAA Privacy Rule.  Washington:  The National Academies Press, 2009.  (WX 173 B573 2009).

Black, J., and Miller, D.  The Toyota Way to Healthcare Excellence.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2008.  (WX 150 B627t 2008).

Brodnik, M., and others., editors.  Fundamentals of Law for Health Informatics and Information Management.  Chicago:  American Health Information Management Association, 2009.  (WX 173 F981 2009).

Califano, J.  Radical Surgery:  What's Next for America's Healthcare.  New York:  Random House, Inc., 1994.  (WA 540 AA1 C153ra 1994).

Certified Administrator of Volunteer Services.  2nd ed.  Chicago: Association for Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals, 2008.  (WX 159.5 M4895 2008).

Clark, P.  Patient Satisfaction and the Discharge ProcessEvidence-Based Best Practices.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2006.  (WX 158 C594p 2006).

Code of Medical Ethics of the American Medical Association.  Chicago:  American Medical Association, 2009.  (Ref W 50 A513co 2009).

Colombo, J., Griffith, G., and King, J.  Charity Care for Nonprofit Hospitals:  A Legal and Administrative Guide.  Frederick, MD:  Aspen Publishers, 2009.  (Ref WX 32 AA1 C473).

Crimp, W., and others.  Core Privileges for Physicians:  A Practical Approach to Developing and Implementing Criteria-Based Privileges.  4th ed.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, 2007.  (Ref WX 159 G794c 2007).

Dunn, R.  More With Less:  Best Practices for HIM Directors.  2nd ed.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2009.  (WX 173 D923m 2009).

Feldbauer, R.  Managment Monograph Series.  Commissioning Healthcare Building and Equipment Systems.  Chicago:  American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2008.  (WX 147 F312c 2008).

Finarelli, H.  The Hospital Executive's Guide to Physician Staffing.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2009.  (WX 203 F491h 2009).

Fisher, E., Goodman, D., and Chandra, A.  Regional and Racial Variation in Health Care Among Medicare Beneficiaries:  A Brief Report of the Dartmouth Atlas Project.  Lebanon, NH:  Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice,  Dec. 2008.  (Ref WT 31 F533r 2008).

Garman, A., and Dye, C.  The Healthcare C-Suite Leadership Development at the Top.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2009.  (WX 155 G233h 2009).

Glandon, G., Smaltz, D., and Slovensky, D.  Information Systems for Healthcare Management.  7th ed.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2008.  (WX 150 A935in 2008).

Goldsmith, J.  The Long Baby Boom.  Baltimore:  John Hopkins University Press, 2008.  (HQ 1063.2 U6 G624L 2008).

Gordon, D., and Brown, S.  Healthcare Finance:  A Primer.  1st ed.  Washington:  American Health Lawyers Association, 2008.  (WX 157 G662h 2008).

Grossman, S., and Valiga, T.  The New Leadership Challenge.  3rd ed.  Philadelphia:  F.A. Davis Company, 209.  (WY 105 G878n 2009).

Hale, D.  Observation Status.  A Guide to Compliant Level of Care Determinations.  2nd. ed.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2008.  (WX 162 H161o 2008).

Hamner, C., and Patton, K.  Root Cause Analysis BasicsA Resource Guide for Healthcare Managers.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2008.  (WX 153 H227r 2008).

Health Care Acronyms, Abbreviations, and Terms.  7th ed.  Rennselaer, NY:  Healthcare Association of New York State, Nov. 2008.  (Ref W 15 H434c 2008).

Hoppa, M.  The Medical Executive Committee Handbook.  3rd ed.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2007.  (WX 203 H798m 2007).

Huber, P.  Management Monographs.  Terrorism:  A New Priority for Hospital Emergency Management.  Chicago:  American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2002.  (WX 185 H877t 2002).

Institute of Medicine, Committee on Improving the Organization of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to Advance the Health of Our Population.  HHS in the 21st Century:  Charting a New Course for a Healthier America.  Washington:  National Academies Press, 2009.  (Ref W 84 AA1 H622 2009).

Johnson, S.  Who Moved My Cheese?  New York:  G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1998.  (BF 335 J69w 1998).

Kaufman, K.  Focus on Finance.  San Diego, CA:  The Governance Institute, 2008.  (WX 157 K21fo 2008).

Kovner, A., Fine, D., and D'Aquila, R.  Evidence-Based Management in Healthcare.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2009.  (W 84.1 E93 2009).

Levinson, S.  Practical EHR.  Electronic Record Solutions for Compliance and Quality Care.  Chicago:  American Medical Association, 2008.  (WX 173 L665p 2008). 

MacArthur, S.  The Hospital Safety Director's Handbook.  3rd ed.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2007.  (WX 185 W423h 2007).

Managed Medicare and Medicaid.  Vol. IV.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2006.  (W 130 AA1 M262 2006).

Manion, J.  The Engaged Workforce.  Proven Strategies to Build a Positive Health Care Workplace.  Chicago:  Health Forum, Inc., 2009.  (WX 159 M278e 2009).

McLaughlin, S.  Emergency Management Handbook.  Chicago:  American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2008.  (WX 185 M478e 2008).

Merritt, J., Hawkins, J., and Miller, P.  Will The Last Physician in America Please Turn Off The Lights?  3rd ed.  Irving, TX:  The MHA Group, 2006.  (W 76 M572w 2006).

Nance, J.  Why Hospitals Should Fly:  Ultimate Flight Plan to Patient Safety and Quality Care.  Bozeman, MT:  Second River Healthcare Press, 2008. (WX 162 N176w 2008).

National Trauma Data Bank Pediatric Report 2004.  Chicago:  American College of Surgeons, 2004.  (WX 215 N277tp 2004).

Nelson, E., Batalden, P., and Lazar, J., editors.  Practice-Based Learning and Improvement:  A Clinical Improvement Action Guide.  2nd ed.  Oakbrook Terrace, IL:  Joint Commissions Resources, 2007.  (W 20 P895 2007).

Paugh, J.  2009 The National Patient Safety Goals Calculator.  Tools to Assess Compliance.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2008.  (WX 153 P323n 2008).

Practice Guidance for Healthcare Environmental Cleaning.  Chicago:  Aemrican Society for Healthcare Environmental Services, 2008.  (WX 165 P8953 2008).

Ostermeier, L., and Clair, B.  Nurse Retention Toolkit.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2008.  (WY 30 O85n 2008).

Reducing the Costs of Poor-Quality Health Care Through Responsible Purchasing Leadership.  Chicago:  Midwest Business Group on Health, 2002.  (W 84 AA1 R321 2002).

Richter, P.  Management Monograph Series.  Hospital Incident Command System (HICS).  Chicago:  American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2006.  (WX 185 R536hi 2006).

Risk Management Pearls to Enhance Communication in Healthcare Settings.  Chicago:  American Society for Healthcare Risk Management, 2008.  (WX 158.5 R595 2008).

Rohde, K.  Failure Modes and Effects Analysis.  Templates and Tools to Improve Patient Safety.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2007.  (WX 157 R737f 2007).

Simone, K.  Hospitalist Case Studies.  Tactics and Strategies for 10 Common Hurdles.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2007.  (WX 203 S598h 2007).

Spector, R. Cultural Diversity in Health and Illness.  7th ed.  Upper Saddle River, NJ:  Pearson Education, Inc., 2009.  (WA 30 S741c 2009).

Sprague, J., Gritch, T., and Martineck, R.  Management Monograph Series. Health Facility Design Information Checklist.  2008 ed.  Chicago:  American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2008.  (WX 165 S766h 2008).

Staff Salary Survey:  Year 2009.  Plymonth Meeting, PA:  Health Care Group, 2009.  (Ref W 21.5 S779 2009).

State of the USA Health Indicators.  Washington:  The National Academies Press, 2009.  (WA 900 AA1 S797u 2009).

Toward Health Equity and Patient-Centeredness.  Washington:  The National Academies Press, 2009.  (W 85 I59t 2009).

Vittoti, G.  Management Monographs.  Green and Healthy Buildings for the Healthcare Industry.  Chicago:  American Society for Healthcare Engineering, 2002.  (WX 140 V851g 2002).

Walsh, T., and others.  Medical Records Disaster Planning.  A Health Information Manager's Survival Guide.  Chicago:  American Health Information Management Association,2009.  (WX 173 W227m 2009).

Waters, J.  Mastering the Reimbursement Process.  4th ed.  Chicago:  American Medical Association, 2008.  (W 80 U19m 2008).

Wilson, D., and Dunn, R.  Benchmarking to Improve Coding Accuracy and Productivity.  Chicago:  American Health Information Management Association, 2009.  (W 80 W742b 2009).

Zhao, L.  Why Are Fewer Hospitals in the Delivery Business?  Bethesda, MD:  The Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis, 2007.  (WQ 27 AA1 Z63w 2007).

 

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