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New Leadership for Today's Health Care Professionals, Second Edition

Author(s): Louis G. Rubino, PhD, FACHE, Professor and Director of the Health Administration Program, California State University - Northridge, Northridge, California
Salvador J. Esparza, RN, FACHE, DHA, Assistant Professor, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, California
Yolanda Chassiakos, MD, FAAP, FACP, Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, Director, Klotz Student Health Center, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, California
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284148640
  • Paperback    375 pages      © 2020
  • Will Publish: 12/5/2018
Price: $76.95 US List
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The health care sector has experienced dramatic change both through the implementation of the Affordable Care Act as well as ongoing efforts to repeal it. In forthcoming years, health professionals will need to lead in what may be a very different environment with potentially more privatization and less government funding and restrictions.

New Leadership for Today’s Health Care Professionals: Cases and Concepts, Second Edition explores various components of the health care system and how leaders should respond in these arenas.

The Second Edition is a thorough revision that offers a comprehensive view of the leadership competencies necessary to be successful in today’s healthcare industry. Each chapter is written by a leader in the healthcare industry under the guidance of the editors who have many years’ experience in academia.

Written with the undergraduate health professional student in mind, the book covers essential leadership concepts and offers many pedagogical features to engage the student in learning. Cases related to each chapter topic are woven into the text to help the student comprehend the practical side of the principles examined.

Key Features:

  • Examines leadership from the perspective of the changes taking place in our nation and how leaders need to adjust to be effective
  • Offers new case studies a new chapter on global healthcare leadership
  • Highlights important concepts in health care leadership such as cultural competency, teamwork, patient- and family-centered leadership, community outreach, and physician collaboration.
Chapter  1  A Call for New Leadership in Health Care
Chapter  2  Developing Healthcare Leaders
Chapter  3  The Culturally Competent and Inclusive Leader
Chapter  4  Creating a Culture of Professionalism
Chapter  5  Human Resource Considerations at the Top
Chapter  6  Strategic Thinking Leaders
Chapter  7  Building a Successful Leadership Team
Chapter  8  Leading Quality Initiatives
Chapter  9  Collaborative Leadership
Chapter  10  Transformational Leadership
Chapter  11  Person- and Family-Centered Leadership
Chapter  12  Financial Considerations for Healthcare Leaders
Chapter  13  The Physician Leader
Chapter  14  Governance in a New Era
Chapter  15  Leadership and Community Outreach
Chapter  16  Global Healthcare Leadership
Chapter  17  Future Trends: Implications For Leadership

Louis G. Rubino, PhD, FACHE-Professor and Director of the Health Administration Program, California State University - Northridge, Northridge, California

Louis Rubino, PhD, FACHE, is currently Professor and Program Director for Health Administration at California State University, Northridge (CSUN). Dr. Rubino is also the Chair of CSUN's University Health Services Oversight Committee, and is an elected Faculty Senator. He is also a Board member of the national professional organization, Association for University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA). In the community, he serves as a governing board member at St. Francis Medical Center and is Chair of their Quality and Patient Safety Subcommittee. Prior to entering academia, Dr. Rubino had a 20-year management career as a hospital administrator and health system executive. He has published nationally and internationally and has authored chapters in textbooks. His research area is comparative health administration between China and the United States. Dr. Rubino received his Master’s in Health Care Management from California State University, Los Angeles, and his Master’s of Public Administration and Doctorate in Public Administration from the University of Southern California. He is board certified in healthcare management as an American College of Healthcare Executives Fellow

Salvador J. Esparza, RN, FACHE, DHA-Assistant Professor, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, California

Yolanda Chassiakos, MD, FAAP, FACP-Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, Director, Klotz Student Health Center, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, California

Yolanda (Linda) S. Reid Chassiakos, MD, FAAP, is a graduate of the Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC. She completed her residency in Pediatrics at Georgetown University, and served as a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy and the Assistant Head of the Ambulatory Branch of the Pediatric Department at the Naval Hospital Bethesda, as well as an Assistant Professor of Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. She then served as the Director of the Preventive Services Initiative for the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion at the Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, DC; and a medical editor and correspondent for the CBS affiliate in Washington.

Dr. Chassiakos served as a medical editor for Lifetime Medical Television Continuing Education programs, and then joined UCLA and subsequently became Chair of the Medical Staff of its Ashe Health and Wellness Center. Dr. Chassiakos is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a founding member and former chair of its Media Resource Team, and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA. She is currently the Director of the Klotz Student Health Center at California State University Northridge, a full-service ambulatory care center with over 60,000 patient visits per year.