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This Third Edition is an update to the market-leading administration and supervision text for physical therapy. Used by physical therapy students in administration and management courses, this book is a comprehensive health service management text presented in an easy to understand, yet thorough way. For this Third Edition, topics have been reorganized and regrouped, content has been expanded in key areas, and new case studies have been added.
Table of Contents
|Preface to the Third Edition||p. v|
|Consultant and Contributors||p. ix|
|Broad Perspective on Providing Health Services|
|Social Philosophy and Health Service Systems, Public Policy, Legislation, and Advocacy||p. 2|
|Overview of the Business of Health Care Delivery||p. 33|
|Strategic Management and External Forces Influencing Health Service Providers||p. 52|
|External Influences: Physical Therapy||p. 70|
|Internal Environment of Health Services Providers||p. 89|
|Internal Environment: Physical Therapy||p. 128|
|Guiding Behavior: Values, Ethics, Jurisprudence, and Oversight Agencies|
|Behavioral Guidance: Values and Ethical Principles||p. 130|
|Jurisprudence Essentials||p. 151|
|Regulatory Environment of U.S. Health Care Businesses||p. 179|
|External Oversight of Health Service Providers||p. 198|
|Business Acumen: Managing, Communicating, Strategizing, Planning, and Decision Making|
|Leading, Managing, and Supervising||p. 226|
|Communicating With Skill||p. 246|
|Strategic Planning||p. 261|
|Organizing for Business Success||p. 280|
|Management and Decision Making||p. 295|
|Strategies for Health Services Performance Improvement||p. 311|
|Business Acumen: Human Resources, Marketing, and Selling|
|Employment Law||p. 330|
|Marketing Basics||p. 347|
|The Selling Part of the Marketing Process||p. 366|
|Business Acumen: Financial Awareness|
|Economic Principles||p. 386|
|Accounting and Financing||p. 405|
|Entrepreneurship: Physical Therapist Practice Ownership||p. 429|
|Making Structured Personal Financial Decisions||p. 463|
|Author Index||p. 477|
|Subject Index||p. 483|
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