September 13, 2012


Materials Added to the AHA Resource

Abraham, K., and Mackie, C.  Beyond the Market Designing Nonmarket Accounts for the United States.  Washington, DC:  National Academy of Sciences, 2005.  (HF 5616 U5 B573 2005).

Affiliated Society Handbook.  Chicago, IL:  American Society for Healthcare Environmental Services, 2003.  (WX 165 A512af 2003.)

Ansell, D.A.  County Life Death and Politics at Chicago’s Public Hospital.  Chicago, IL:  Academy Chicago Publishers, 2011.  (WX 28 C5C6a 2011).

Blaski, L.  Contracting Myth and Realities.  Chicago,IL:  American Hospital Association, 2008.  (WX 165 B644c  2008).

Bosworth, B., and Triplett, J.  Producitvity in the U.S. Services Sector.  Washington, DC: The Brooking Institution, 2004.  (HD 9981.5 T835p 2004).

Canadian Health Care Facilities.  Ontario, Canada:  Canadian Standards Association, 2011.  (Ref WX 140 DC2 C212c  2011).

Donovan, P.  Guide to Physician Performance Based Reimbursement.  Sea Girt, NJ:  Healthcare Intelligence Network, 2011.  (W 84.6 AA1 G946 2011).

Economic Report of the President.  Washington, DC:  United States Government Printing Office, 2011.  (HC 106.84 U58 2011).

Futurescan 2012:  Healthcare Trends and Implications, 2012-2017.  Chicago:  Health Administration Press, 2012.  (Ref WA 900 AA1 F996 2012).

Glossary of Healthcare Terms for Environmental Services.  Chicago, IL:  American Hospital Association, 1999.  (WX 165 G563 1999).

Greener Hospitals Improving Environmental Performance.  Syracuse, NY:  Bristol-Myers Squibb, 2000.  (WX 165 G812 2000).

Greenland, P.  It Began with a Dollar The History of Swedish American Health System: 1911-2011.  Rockford, IL:  Swedish American Health System, 2011.  (WX 28 AI3 R7S9g 2011).

Guinane, C., and Davis, N.  Improving Quality in Outpatient Services.  Boca Raton, FL:  Taylor & Francis Group, 2011.  (WX 205 G964i 2011).

HCUP Facts and Figures: Statistics on Hospital Based Care in the United States.  Rockville, MD:  Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2008.  (WX 16 H828f 2008).

Hospital Readiness for Population Based Accountable Care.  Chicago, IL:  Health Research & Educational Trust, 2012.  (WX 160 H828r 2012).

Hospital Salary & Benefits Report.  Okland, NJ:  Hospital and Healthcare Compensation Service, Aug. 2012.  (Ref WX 16 H8283 2012-2013).

Kowalski, J.C.  Primer Applying the Principles of Supply Chain Management in the Healthcare Provider Sector.  Chicago, IL:  American Hospital Association, 2011.  (WX 147 K88p 2011).

Love, C., and others.  Operating Room HVAC Setback Strategies.  Chicago, IL:  American Hospital Association, 2011.  (WX 140 O61 2011).

Murer, C.G., and others.  Case Management Workbook Defining the Role of Physicians, Nurses, and Case Managers.  New York:  Taylor & Francis Group, 2011.  (WX 162 M975c 2011).

Nelson, M.  Sustaining Lean in Healthcare Developing and Engaging Physician Leadership.  Boca Raton, FL:  Taylor & Francis Group, 2011.  (WX 150 N424s 2011).

Occupational Therapy Compensation and Workforce Study.  Bethesda, MD.  American Ocupational Therapy Association Inc, 2010.  (Ref WB 555 A512z 2010).

Robinson, W.  Adventures and Perils.  Fripp Island, SC:  History of Health Providers Insurance Company, 1992.  (WX 157 R629a 1992).  

Security Design Guidelines for Healthcare Facilities.  Glendale Heights, IL:  International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety, 2012.  (Ref WX 185 S446d 2012).

Surgery Area Environmental Services.  Alexandria, LA:  Jani-King International Inc.,2006.  (WX 165 S961 2006).

Wall, B.M.  American Catholic  Hospitals a Century of Changing Markets and Missions.  New Brunswick, NJ:  Rutgers University Press, 2011.  (WX 11 AA1 W187a  2011).

Welch, H.G.  Overdiagnosed Making People Sick in the Pursuit of Health.  Boston, MA:  Beacon Press, 2011.  (WB 60 W439o 2011).

Youngberg, B.  Principles of Risk Management and Patient Safety.  Sudbury, MA:  Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2011.  (WB 100 Y78p 2011).


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