Textbook of Administrative Psychiatry New Concepts for a Changing Behavioral Health System

ISBN-10: 0880487453

ISBN-13: 9780880487450

Edition: 2nd 2001 (Revised)

Authors: John A. Talbott, Robert E. Hales

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This definitive textbook provides the practitioner and student of administration in behavioral healthcare with a compendium that includes an overview of the evolving behavioral health system, core and new administrative psychiatry concepts, new roles for behavioral health players, how selected behavioral health systems are changing, the trend toward integrated systems, law and ethics, and future issues.
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List price: $141.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: American Psychiatric Association Publishing
Publication date: 5/1/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 440
Size: 8.25" wide x 11.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.190
Language: English

Robert E. Hales, M.D., is a nationally renowned psychiatrist. He is professor & chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, Davis, & the author of more than 125 scientific publications. He & his wife, Dianne Hales, one of the country's most widely published authors of books & articles on health subjects, are also the co-authors of the definitive, award-winning reference work "Caring for the Mind: The Comprehensive Guide to Mental Health."

Overview of the Evolving Behavioral Health System
The Private Sector: History, Current Status, and Future Implications
The Evolving Behavioral Health System: The Public Sector: Past, Present, and Future
Core Administrative Psychiatry Concepts
Organizational Theory
Planning: Organizational Responses to Uncertainty in Unstable and Complex Environments
Continuous Quality Improvement: Principles of Implementation in Behavioral Healthcare
Training in Administrative Psychiatry: Current Challenges
The Medical Director's Role in Organized Care Delivery Systems
New Administrative Psychiatry Concepts
Behavioral Health Network Establishment
Behavioral Health Network Maintenance
Staffing Behavioral Health Systems
Capitated Financing and Population-Based Care
Behavioral Health Outcomes: Patient and System
Health Information and Confidentiality
New Concepts for a Changing Behavioral Health System
Changing Roles in Primary Behavioral Healthcare
Changing Roles for Psychiatrists
Changing Roles of Mental Health Professionals
Changing Careers
Changing Roles for Primary Consumers in Community Psychiatry
Changing Family Roles
How Selected Behavioral Health Systems Are Changing: Toward Integrated Systems
Private Psychiatric Hospitals
Managed Behavioral Healthcare Organizations
Psychiatric Services in the Veterans Health Administration
Psychiatric Services in the Military
State and County Agencies
Health Maintenance Organizations
Physician-Hospital Organizations
Behavioral Group Practice
Children's Services
Law and Ethics
Administrative Psychiatry: Practice and Legal Regulation
Criminal Law
American Prisons
Conclusion: Future Issues for Administrative Psychiatry
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