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Managerial and Supervisory Principles for Physical Therapists

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ISBN-10: 068330254X

ISBN-13: 9780683302547

Edition: 1999

Authors: Larry J. Nosse, Deborah G. Friberg, Peter R. Kovacek, Donald Olsen

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This text is designed to teach business management and the therapeutic technical skills necessary in developing cost-efficient, affordable health care, specifically in the managed care environment. The business concepts include: the financial aspects of delivering health care; payment sources; accounting; billing; human resource management; marketing; measuring outcomes; and supply and demand issues. Case studies are used to emulate real-life management situations. Key terms are provided at the beginning of every chapter.
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Book details

List price: $49.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 370
Size: 7.50" wide x 10.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.936
Language: English

The Big Picture
Health Care Social Philosophy, Public Policy, and Legislationp. 1
U.S. Health Care Systemp. 21
Oversight of Health Care Organizations and Providersp. 39
Laws Relevant to Health Care Businessp. 52
General Legal Requirements and Principlesp. 66
Value, Moral, and Ethical Matters Matterp. 87
Understanding Business and Management
Business Basics: Forms of Business Organizationsp. 103
Management, Supervision, and Leadershipp. 112
Organizational Culture and Fundamental Guiding Documentsp. 130
Organizational and Operational Structuresp. 141
Strategic Management and Strategic Planningp. 156
Quality Assessment and Improvementp. 166
Information Management and Documentationp. 180
Managing Human Resources
Selecting, Developing, and Retaining Staffp. 199
Organizing and Engaging People in the Work Placep. 212
Communication: Expression and Listeningp. 223
Achieving Maximum Productivity Through Work Teamsp. 233
Diversity in the Health Care Settingp. 242
Employee Appraisal, Recognition, and Corrective Actionp. 254
Career Development Is a Life-Long Processp. 263
Service Marketing
Marketing: It's More than Sellingp. 277
Strategic Organizational and Departmental Marketingp. 291
Marketing Strategiesp. 305
Niche Marketingp. 322
Marketing Yourselfp. 334
Managing Money
Health Care Economicsp. 349
Health Care Accounting and Financial Reportingp. 362
Budgeting and Financial Planningp. 381
Maximizing Financial Performancep. 398
Codingp. 422
Measuring Up and Getting Help
Outcomes Managementp. 437
Voluntary Accreditationp. 449
Managing Riskp. 458
Getting Advicep. 480
Author Indexp. 489
Subject Indexp. 495
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