Legal Aspects of Health Care Administration

Author: Pozgar
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 1284127176
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This authoritative guide presents a wide range of health care topics in a comprehensible and engaging manner that will carefully guide your students through the complex maze of the legal system. With new case studies and news clippings in each chapter, the 13th edition continues to serve as an ideal introduction to the legal and ethical issues in the healthcare workplace.

Legal Essentials of Health Care Administration

Author: George Pozgar
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763761303
Format: PDF, ePub
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Legal Essentials in Health Care Administration is a distillation of the most important topics from the widely popular Legal Aspects of Health Care Administration by the same author. Using reader-friendly, jargon-free language, this text unravels the complexities of the legal system in health care and provides the reader with a strong foundation in health law. Readers will gain a solid understanding of what steps providers of care, legislative bodies, patients, patients' families, and patient advocates can take to help prevent the wide variety of harmful events that are involved in health care.

Patient Care Case Law

Author: George D. Pozgar
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449604587
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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In today’s litigious environment, where high-stakes negligence suits plague the health care industry, it is imperative that health care professionals understand their rights and responsibilities under the law and the legal ramifications of their actions. Patient Care Case Law: Ethics, Regulation, and Compliance is a unique compendium of case studies that provides a foundation for that understanding. The broad variety of case studies covered in this reference is organized around the patient’s progression through the health system, from admission to discharge. The text features chapters on patient rights, the screening and assessment process, diagnosis, treatment, universal protocols, discharge planning, and follow-up care. Additionally, chapters on employee and patient safety, human resources, and criminal acts round out the content. Each legal case presented includes a review of the facts, the issues related to the health care industry, and the court’s ruling and rationale for its decision. Patient Care Case Law: Ethics, Regulation, and Compliance features: • Appendices on the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations Chapter 42 for hospitals, Medicare/Medicaid certification, and assessment of quality care • A summary case written as a “closet drama” • Discussion questions for each case presented • Descriptive citations providing useful additional information • A list of suggested websites to aid further research • Accompanying resources for instructors: TestBank and PowerPoints

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Author: George D Pozgar, MBA, CHE
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ISBN: 9781284066029
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Managerial Epidemiology for Health Care Organizations

Author: Peter J. Fos
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118429567
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Managerial Epidemiology for Health Care Organizations provides readers with a thorough and comprehensive understanding of the application of epidemiological principles to the delivery of health care services and management of health care organizations. As health administration becomes evidence- and population-based, it becomes critical to understand the impact of disease on populations of people in a service area. This book also addresses the need of health organizations’ to demonstrate emergency preparedness and respond to bioterrorism threats. A follow-up to the standard text in the field, this book introduces core epidemiology principles and clearly illustrates their essential applications in planning, evaluating, and managing health care for populations. This book demonstrates how health care executives can incorporate the practice of epidemiology into their various management functions and is rich with current examples, concepts, and case studies that reinforce the essential theories, methods, and applications of managerial epidemiology.

Basic Concepts of Health Care Human Resource Management

Author: Nancy J. Niles
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 144962782X
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Basic Concepts of Health Care Human Resource Management is a comprehensive overview of the role of Human Resource Management (HRM) in all aspects of healthcare management. Beginning with a survey of HRM, from its beginnings to present-day trends, the text moves on to cover state and federal healthcare laws, codes of ethics, staffing organizations, training and development, employee relations, and long-term planning.

Epidemiology and the Delivery of Health Care Services

Author: Denise M. Oleske
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461518393
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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In this introductory textbook to epidemiology, students will discover the knowledge and skills required for managing population-based health care under health reform. Fundamental epidemiological techniques are presented teaching students to assess the health status of populations served; determine appropriate interventions based upon knowledge of factors which affect health status; and evaluate the impact of health care systems, programs, technologies, and policies on the health status of populations. Each chapter includes case studies and discussion questions.

Health Care Finance and the Mechanics of Insurance and Reimbursement

Author: Michael K. Harrington
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284026124
Format: PDF, ePub
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Health Care Finance and the Mechanics of Insurance and Reimbursement stands apart from other texts on health care finance or health insurance, in that it specifically addresses the methods and process for reimbursement, including coding, reimbursement strategies, compliance, financial reporting, case mix index, and external auditing. With up-to-date coverage of the Affordable Care Act, this one-of-a-kind text will prepare health administration and health information management students with the necessary tools to successfully transition from the classroom to the health care facility. Some of the topics covered include: • Claims Processing • The Affordable Care Act • Medicare Prospective Payment System (Inpatient) • Medicare Outpatient Prospective Payment Systems (Non-Inpatient) • Coding for the Non-HIM Professional • Revenue Cycle Management • Healthcare Fraud and Abuse • Electronic Health Records and Meaningful Use • Government Incentive Programs • Recovery Audit Contractors Student & Instructor Resources: This text comes packaged with Navigate 2 Advantage Access, a comprehensive package of mobile-ready course materials including: Learn: A complete eBook with interactive tools Practice: A virtual Study Center with robust practice activities and flashcards Assess: A homework and testing Assessment center with prepopulated quizzes and examinations Analyze: Dashboards with learner and educator views that reports actionable data