Health Care Management: Organization, Design, and Behavior / Edition 3

Health Care Management: Organization, Design, and Behavior / Edition 3

by Stephen M. Shortell, Arnold D. Kaluzny
     
 


This book is intended for those interested in a systematic understanding of organizational principles, practices, and insights pertinent to the management of health services organizations. While based in state of the art organizational theory and research, emphasis is on application. With a focus on effective management and leadership, the content of this book… See more details below

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This book is intended for those interested in a systematic understanding of organizational principles, practices, and insights pertinent to the management of health services organizations. While based in state of the art organizational theory and research, emphasis is on application. With a focus on effective management and leadership, the content of this book admirably reflects a balanced concern for organization theory and behavior as well as the improvement of management practices. Ideal for health services executives interested in ready access to the latest developments in organizational and managerial thinking, as well as other health professionals who will assume managerial responsibilities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827356757
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/28/1993
Series:
Delmar Series in Health Services Administration Ser.
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
7.66(w) x 9.59(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents


Organizations and Managers. Organizational Theory. The Managerial Role. Motivating, Leading and Negotiating. Motivating People. Leadership. Conflict Management and Negotiation. Operating the Technical System. Managing Groups and Teams. Work Design. Coordination and Communication. Power and Influence. Reviewing the Organization. Organization Design. Innovating and Change. Performance. Managing for Efficiency and Effectiveness. Charting the Future. Strategy Making in Health Care Organizations. Creating and Managing the Future.

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