The Resource The quality handbook for health care organizations : a manager's guide to tools and programs, Yosef D. Dlugacz, Andrea Restifo, Alice Greenwood

The quality handbook for health care organizations : a manager's guide to tools and programs, Yosef D. Dlugacz, Andrea Restifo, Alice Greenwood

Label
The quality handbook for health care organizations : a manager's guide to tools and programs
Title
The quality handbook for health care organizations
Title remainder
a manager's guide to tools and programs
Statement of responsibility
Yosef D. Dlugacz, Andrea Restifo, Alice Greenwood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book is a practical, theory-based resource on the topic of health care quality management written for health care administrators and practitioners. It offers the tools needed to help managers make decisions, prioritize resources (financial and human), and analyze and improve the care they deliver. The Handbook offers a hands-on approach to specific topics such as the implementation of managerial goals, instructions for developing accurate measurements for evaluating care, the utilization of data as a basis for process improvement, exploration of quality management tools and techniques, guidelines for the complex integration of collaborative services in health care, and methods for effective communication and improving accountability."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
362.1/1/0685
Index
index present
LC call number
RA971.35
LC item number
.D58 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Label
The quality handbook for health care organizations : a manager's guide to tools and programs, Yosef D. Dlugacz, Andrea Restifo, Alice Greenwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
1. The Role of the Manager -- 2. Managing Quality -- 3. Information and Prioritization -- 4. Managing Quality Data -- 5. Using Quality Tools and Statistical Methods for Data Analysis -- 6. Translating Information into Action -- 7. Working with Guidelines -- 8. Communication and Accountability -- 9. To Err Is Indeed Human -- 10. Working Together
Control code
000026329613
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxvii, 256 p.
Isbn
9780787969219
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003018922
Other physical details
ill.
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.b20803734
System control number
  • 24929160lt
  • (OCoLC)52937977

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