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Author(s): Sharon B. Buchbinder, RN, PhD, Professor and Program Coordinator, Stevenson University Online
Nancy H. Shanks, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Health Professions Health Care Management Program Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, Colorado
Dale Buchbinder, MD, FACS, Chairman, Department of Surgery, Good Samaritan Hospital, Clinical Professor of Surgery, The University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore, Maryland
  • ISBN-13: 9781284179606
  • Open Page Ebook - Op2    394 pages      © 2014
    Access Code Subscription Length: 365 Days
Price: $57.95 US List
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From the authors of the bestselling Introduction to Health Care Management, comes this compendium of 100 case studies that illustrate the challenges related to managing the health care services. Segmented by topic and setting, these cases span the full spectrum of issues that can arise in a variety of health care services settings.

Undergraduate students in healthcare management, nursing, public administration, public health, gerontology, and allied health programs will find the writing to be lively and engaging. In addition, students in graduate programs in discipline-specific areas, such as business administration, law, medicine, nursing, pharmacy, occupational therapy, public administration, and public health will find the materials theory-based and thought provoking examples of real world scenarios.

Along with lively writing style and the use of fiction techniques to engage the student in the cases,  this ebook offers the following features:

  • One hundred new cutting-edge cases written by experts in the field
  • Identification of primary and secondary settings for cases
  • Discussion questions for each case
  • Additional resources for students with each case
  • Alternative teaching/learning methods such as role play

Sharon B. Buchbinder, RN, PhD-Professor and Program Coordinator, Stevenson University Online

Sharon B. Buchbinder, RN, PhD Dr. Buchbinder is a healthcare management educator with over 30 plus years of progressively responsible experience. Dr. Buchbinder’s work spans the entire spectrum of health care--from delivery to research and policy to education and training. In addition to her extensive teaching experience in healthcare management, she has also conducted health care management research, particularly in the areas of health care professionals’ job satisfaction and turnover. She is, is past Chair of the Board of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) and presently leads the MS in Healthcare Management Program at Stevenson University.  Her most recent notable scholarly achievements include the publication of two best-selling textbooks, Introduction to Health Care Management 1st and 2nd Eds (with Nancy H. Shanks) and Career Opportunities in Health Care Management: Perspectives from the Field (with Jon M. Thompson) which won the prestigious Bugbee-Falk Book Award from the AUPHA.

Nancy H. Shanks, PhD-Professor Emeritus, Department of Health Professions Health Care Management Program Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, Colorado

Nancy H. Shanks, PhD, has extensive experience in the health care field. For 12 years she worked as a health services researcher and health policy analyst and later served as the executive director of a grant-making, fund-raising foundation that was associated with a large multihospital system in Denver. During the last 15 years Dr. Shanks has been a healthcare administration educator at Metropolitan State College of Denver, where she has taught a variety of undergraduate courses in health services management, organization, research, human resources management, strategic management, and law. She is currently a Professor in the Health Care Management Program after having served as Chair of the Department of Health Professions for 7 years. Dr. Shanks’ research interests have focused on health policy issues, such as providing access to health care for the uninsured.

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Dale Buchbinder, MD, FACS-Chairman, Department of Surgery, Good Samaritan Hospital, Clinical Professor of Surgery, The University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore, Maryland

Dale Buchbinder, MD, FACS, is Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital and Clinical Professor of Surgery at The University of Maryland Medical School in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Buchbinder served as Chair of Surgery for 18 years at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He also served as GBMC's Medical Director of Inpatient Surgical Services and Medical Director of the GBMC Wound Care Center. His experience as a physician leader and manager in two major community hospitals in Baltimore is augmented by his time spent as Professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Surgery at the Chicago Medical School in North Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Buchbinder has been elected to several surgical societies including the American College of Surgeons and the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the Society for Vascular Surgery, past President of the Baltimore Academy of Surgery and Past President of the Maryland Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. He currently serves as Governor for the American College of Surgery from Maryland.

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