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Financial Management for Nurse Managers, Fourth Edition
Merging the Heart with the Dollar

Author(s): J. Michael Leger, PhD, MBA, RN, Assistant Professor, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing
Janne Dunham-Taylor, RN, PhD, Graduate Programs, College of Nursing, East Tennessee State University, Tennessee
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284127256
  • Paperback    750 pages      © 2018
  • Will Publish: 8/1/2017
Price: $99.95 US List
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Financial Management for Nurse Managers: Merging the Heart with the Dollar, Fourth Edition is an indispensable resource that focuses on the financial management issues faced by nurse managers. Ideal for students, professionals, chief nursing officers, and those in nurse administrator roles, it examines the financial impact of administrative and management decisions across hospitals and healthcare organizations.

Completely updated and revised, the Fourth Edition is divided into three parts:

  • Healthcare, the Economy, and Value-Based Purchasing
  • Budget Principles
  • Financial Strategies and Accounting Issues

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Part  I  Healthcare, the Economy and Value-Based Purchasing
Chapter  1  How We Got to Where We Are
Chapter  2  Healthcare Stakeholders: Consumers, Providers, Payers, Suppliers, and Regulators
Chapter  3  Microeconomics in the Hospital Firm: Competition, Regulation, the Profit Motive, and Patient Care
Chapter  4  Providing Patient Value While Achieving Quality, Safety, and Cost Effectiveness
Part  II  Budget Principles
Chapter  5  Budgeting
Chapter  6  Budget Development and Evaluation
Chapter  7  Budget Variances
Chapter  8  Comparing Reimbursements with Costs of Services Provided
Part  III  Financial Strategies and Accounting Issues
Chapter  9  Strategic Management: Facing the Future with Confidence
Chapter  10  Financial Strategies
Chapter  11  Accounting for Healthcare Entities
Chapter  12  Financial Analysis: Improving Your Decision Making

J. Michael Leger, PhD, MBA, RN-Assistant Professor, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing

J. Michael Leger, PhD, MBA, RN, Assistant Professor, UTMB School of Nursing

Janne Dunham-Taylor, RN, PhD-Graduate Programs, College of Nursing, East Tennessee State University, Tennessee

 

Dr. Janne Dunham-Taylor is currently a professor teaching nursing administration graduate courses at both master’s and doctoral levels.  Previously she has been a head nurse, nursing supervisor, and director of nursing in a state hospital, a university hospital, and a teaching hospital.  She has been a chair, an assistant dean and has held two acting dean positions, as well as being a chair, in university settings.  She has taught nursing administration courses for 23 years.  Her research has been concerned with transformational leadership at the CNO level nationally.  She has numerous publications on various nursing administration topics.