July 28, 2010


Materials Added to the AHA Resource Center

2010 Medical Group Compensation and Financial Survey.  Alexandria, VA:  American Medical Group Association, 2010.  (Ref W 79 M489 2010).

Barbera, J., and Macintyre, A.  Jane's Mass Casualty Handbook:  Hospital Emergency Preparedness and Response.  1st ed. Surrey, UK:  Jane's Information Group, Ltd., 2003.  (WX 185 B234j 2003). 

Barsukiewicz, C., Raffel, M., and Raffel, N.  The U.S. Health System Origins and Functions.  6th ed.  Clifton Park, NY:  Delmar, 2010.  (W 84 AA1 R232u 2010).

Barton, P.  Understanding the U.S. Health Services System.  4th ed.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2010.  (W 84 B293u 2010).

Buckley, P.  The Complete Guide to Hospital Marketing.  2nd ed.  Marblehead, MA:  HCPro, Inc., 2009.  (WX 157 B924c 2009).

Bundled Payment:  AHA Research Synthesis Report.  Chicago: American Hospital Association, May 2010.  (W 74 AA1 B942 2010).

CCH's Law, Explanation and Analysis of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Including Reconciliation Act Impact.  Chicago:  CCH, 2010.  (Ref W 32 AA1 L415 2010).

Fulltext Sources Online.  Medford, NJ:  Information Today, July 2010.  (Ref Z 6941 F972 2010 v. 22, no. 2).

Global Health Risks:  Mortality and Burden of Disease Attributable to Selected Major Risks.  Geneva, Switzerland:  World Health Organization, 2009. (Ref WA 900.1 G562 2009).

Haag-Heitman, B., and George, V.  Peer Review in Nursing:  Principles for Successful Practice.  Sudbury, MA:  Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2011.  (WY 16 H111p 2011).

Hospital Case By Length of Stay 1951 to 1965.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 1951.  (WX 16 B364 1951 v.1) 

Hospital Case By Length of Stay 1966 to Date.  Chicago:  American Hospital Association, 1951.  (WX 16 B364 1951 v.2)

Hospital Phone Book.  Richmond, VA:  Briefings Media Group, 2010.  (Ref WX 22 AA1 U56n 2010-2011).

Hughes, R.  Patient Safety and Quality:  An Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses.  Rockville, MD:  Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Apr. 2008.  (W 84.7 P298s 2008 v.1-3).

Institute of Medicine.  Value in Healthcare:  Accounting for Cost, Quality, Safety, Outcomes, and Innovation.  Workshop Summary.  Washington:  The National Academies Press, 2010.  (W 74 AA1 I59v 2010).

Intellimarker:  Ambulatory Surgical Centers Financial and Operational Benchmarking Study.  Nashville, TN:  VMG Health, June 2009.  (Ref WX 205 I611 2009).

Kemper, J.  Launching A Capital Facility Project:  A Guide for Healthcare Leaders.  2nd ed.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2010.  (WX 140 K32L 2010).

Landmark:  The Inside Story of America's New Health-Care Law and What It Means for Us All.  New York:  The Washington Post, 2010.  (W 32 AA1 L257 2010).

Langenbrunner, J., Cashin, C., and O'Dougherty, S., editors.  Designing and Implementing Health Care Provider Payment Systems:  How-to Manuals.  Washington:  The World Bank, 209.  (W 74.1 D457 2009).

Levine, J., editor.  Guide to Medical Education in the Teaching Hospital.  4th ed.  Irwin, PA:  Association for Hospital Medical Education, 2010.  (WX 27 AA1 G946 2010).

Longest, B.B., Jr.  Health Policymaking in the United States.  5th ed.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2009.  (WA 546 AA1 L852h 2009).

Meier, D., Isaacs, S., and Hughes, R., editors.  Palliative Care:  Transforming the Care of Serious Illness.  San Francisco, CA:  Jossey-Bass, 2010.  (WB 310 T167 2010).

Multi-Facility Corporate Compensation Report.  Oakland, NJ:  Hospital and Healthcare Compensation Services, Jan. 2010.  (Ref WX 155 M266 2009-2010).

New Age of Accountability:  Board Education and Certification, Peer Review, Director Credentialing and Quality.  Chicago:  Center for Healthcare Governance, 2010.  (WX 150 N532a 2010).

OECD Health Policy Studies:  Achieving Better Value for Money in Health Care.  France:  OECD Publishing, 2009.  (W 74.1 GA1 A178 2009).

Preker, A., Zweifel, P., and Schellekens, O., editors.  Global Marketplace for Private Health Insurance:  Strength in Numbers.  Washington:  The World Bank, 2010.  (W 100 G562 2010).

Safe Practices for Better Healthcare-2010 Update.:  A Consensus Report.  Washington:  National Quality Forum, 2010.  (WX 153 S128 2010).

Smith, C., Compiler.  Directory of History of Medicine Collections.  17th ed.  Bethesda, MD:  National Library of Medicine, 2010.  (Ref WZ 22 AA1 D598 2010).

State and Metropolitan Area Data Book.  Lanham, MD:  Bernan, Apr. 2010.  (Ref HA 202 S84 2010).

Statistics:  Medical and Dental Income and Expense Averages.  2009 Report based on 2008 data.  Reston, VA:  NBCHBC and ADCPA, June 26, 2010.  (Ref W 74 AA1 S797 2009).

Stenson, R.  A Physician's Guide to Thriving in the New Managed Care Environment:  Selecting the Right Stratefy for Your Practice.  Wilsonville, OR:  BookPartners, 2000.  (W 80 S826p 2000).

Teitelbaum, J., and Wilensky, S.  Essentials of Health Policy and Law.  Sudbury, MA:  Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2007.  (WA 33 AA1 T265e 2007).

Thieslst, C.  Social Media in Healthcare Connect, Communicate, Collaborate.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2010.  (WX 160 T432s 2010).

Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) 2007:  Discharges from Substance Abuse Treatment Services.  Rockville, MD:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2010.  (Ref WM 270 T784 2007).

Using Workforce Practices to Drive Quality Improvement:  A Guide for Hospitals.  Chicago:  Health Research and Educational Trust, 2010.  (WX 153 U85w 2010).

Wagstaff, A., and others.  Reforming China's Rural Health System.  Washington:  The World Bank, 2009.  (WA 390 R332 2009).

Wolper, L.  Health Care Administration:  Managing Organized Delivery Systems.  5th ed.  Sudbury, MA:  Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2011.  (WX 150 H4337 2011).


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