Hospitals What They Are and How They

ISBN-10: 076372758X

ISBN-13: 9780763727581

Edition: 3rd 2006 (Revised)

Authors: Don Griffin

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List price: $114.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 1/10/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 311
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

A brief history
Hospitals and important health care trends
The governing body
The chief executive officer
Outpatient areas
The emergency department
The admitting department
The medical staff
Nursing services
Key ancillary services
Other ancillary services
Patient support services
Facilities support services
Administrative support services
Generating revenue
Hospital budgeting
Business functions
Medical records
Quality improvement
Risk management and medical malpractice
Patient safety
Accreditation and licensing
Hospital marketing
The US medical care system
The US health care system compared to the world
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