The Resource Essentials of applied quantitative methods for health services managers, James B. Lewis, Robert J. McGrath, Lee F. Seidel

Essentials of applied quantitative methods for health services managers, James B. Lewis, Robert J. McGrath, Lee F. Seidel

Label
Essentials of applied quantitative methods for health services managers
Title
Essentials of applied quantitative methods for health services managers
Statement of responsibility
James B. Lewis, Robert J. McGrath, Lee F. Seidel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Essentials of Applied Quantitative Methods for Health Services Managers introduces health administration students to a set of strategic analysis tools tailored to the healthcare industry. Designed as a practical resource for managers - not mathematicians - this user-friendly text offers a straightforward approach to quantitative analysis in a healthcare environment. The text presents step-by-step instruction for forecasting, systems analysis, decision-making, and project evaluation, among other skills."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
362.1068
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA971
LC item number
.L495 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Essentials of applied quantitative methods for health services managers, James B. Lewis, Robert J. McGrath, Lee F. Seidel
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Contents
The role and function of quantitative methods in health services management -- Working with numbers -- Flow charting -- Time value of money -- The art and science of forecasting -- Trend forecasting techniques -- Regression forecasting -- Analyzing capacity and resources -- Managing waiting lines -- Decision analysis -- Economic analysis -- Program evaluation review technique: PERT -- Financial evaluation of projects -- Quality analysis -- Quantitative analysis in strategic planning
Control code
000045454002
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 325 p.
Isbn
9780763758714
Lccn
2009023884
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2585317x
System control number
  • (OCoLC)403363609
  • ovid076375871X

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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