Managerial and Supervisory Principles for Physical Therapists / Edition 1

Managerial and Supervisory Principles for Physical Therapists / Edition 1

by Larry J. Nosse, Deborah G. Friberg, Peter R. Kovacek, Donald Olsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 068330254X

ISBN-13: 9780683302547

Pub. Date: 10/28/1998

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

The Third Edition of this popular text offers even more practical advice and guidance, enabling you to assume greater levels of responsibility for the business side of physical therapy. Whether you are studying to be a physical therapist, supervising a staff of physical therapists, or managing your own solo practice, you can turn to Managerial and Supervisory

Overview

The Third Edition of this popular text offers even more practical advice and guidance, enabling you to assume greater levels of responsibility for the business side of physical therapy. Whether you are studying to be a physical therapist, supervising a staff of physical therapists, or managing your own solo practice, you can turn to Managerial and Supervisory Principles for Physical Therapists to help ensure the success of your business.

This latest edition has been substantially revised and updated to reflect the needs of current physical therapy practice and management. Divided into five parts, the book covers:

Broad Perspectives of Providing Health Services

Guiding Behavior: Values, Ethics, Jurisprudence, and Oversight Agencies

Business Acumen: Managing, Communicating, Strategizing, Planning, and Decision Making

Business Acumen: Human Resources, Marketing, and Selling

Business Acumen: Financial Awareness

In addition to new and revised content, there are several enhancements to deepen your learning experience and give you more opportunities to put your knowledge into practice. Key terms are bolded and italicized throughout the text and defined at the beginning of each chapter. Other important terms are bolded in the text and defined in the online glossary. Related information is cross-referenced throughout the text. Additional resources listed at the end of each chapter help you build and manage your physical therapy business. Finally, new and updated case studies in the book and integrated scenarios on the companion website build your confidence in applying principles of leadership, management, and supervision to deal with typical situationsencountered in managing a physical therapy practice.

Bonus Online Resources!

This book's companion website located on the Point™ offers a fully searchable online version of the text, a glossary, integrated scenarios, and a comprehensive self-assessment review for students. Instructor resources are also available. See the inside front cover for more details.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683302547
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
370
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface to the Third Edition v

Consultant and Contributors ix

Part I Broad Perspective on Providing Health Services

1 Social Philosophy and Health Service Systems, Public Policy, Legislation, and Advocacy Larry J. Nosse Deborah G. Friberg 2

2 Overview of the Business of Health Care Delivery Deborah G. Friberg Larry J. Nosse 33

3 Strategic Management and External Forces Influencing Health Service Providers Deborah G. Friberg Larry J. Nosse 52

4 External Influences: Physical Therapy Larry J. Nosse Deborah G. Friberg 70

5 Internal Environment of Health Services Providers Deborah G. Friberg 89

6 Internal Environment: Physical Therapy Larry J. Nosse 128

Part II Guiding Behavior: Values, Ethics, Jurisprudence, and Oversight Agencies

7 Behavioral Guidance: Values and Ethical Principles Larry J. Nosse 130

8 Jurisprudence Essentials D. Kathleen Lewis 151

9 Regulatory Environment of U.S. Health Care Businesses Deborah G. Friberg 179

10 External Oversight of Health Service Providers Deborah G. Friberg 198

Part III Business Acumen: Managing, Communicating, Strategizing, Planning, and Decision Making

11 Leading, Managing, and Supervising Cheryl La Follette 226

12 Communicating With Skill Cheryl Resnik 246

13 Strategic Planning Deborah G. Friberg 261

14 Organizing for Business Success Deborah G. Friberg 280

15 Management and Decision Making Deborah G. Friberg 295

16 Strategies for Health Services Performance Improvement Cheryl La Follette 311

Part IV Business Acumen: Human Resources, Marketing, and Selling

17 Employment Law Deborah G. Friberg 330

18 Marketing Basics Deborah G. Friberg 347

19 The Selling Part of the MarketingProcess Larry J. Nosse 366

Part V Business Acumen: Financial Awareness

20 Economic Principles Mark Drnach 386

21 Accounting and Financing Mark Drnach 405

22 Entrepreneurship: Physical Therapist Practice Ownership Don Olsen Larry J. Nosse 429

23 Making Structured Personal Financial Decisions John (Jack) Nelson 463

Author Index 477

Subject Index 483

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