Talking the talk: new online interpretation system
- GO the Distance. Parrington, Mark; Denny, Diane; Haeuser, Jamie; Barto, Jack // Marketing Health Services;Winter2005, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p20
The article presents an examination into the long- and short-term aspects of patient satisfaction within the U.S. healthcare system, advocating a long-view approach to management and research analysis. Details are given regarding large-scale statistical reports released as of 2005 on medical...
- Editorial. Stefl, Mary E. // Frontiers of Health Services Management;Winter2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p1
Editorial. Introduces a series of articles concerning health services administration. Ten rules for health professionals of the future; Definition of twenty-first century physician; Interaction between patient-physician relationships; Challenges facing the nursing profession.
- Observations on the Future of the Healthcare Professions. Dolan, Thomas C. // Frontiers of Health Services Management;Winter2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p35
Provides insights on the future of the healthcare professions. Series of directives or strategies that can guide the future of health administration; Importance of a partnership between patients, clinicians and executives; Opportunities in the field for executives and clinicians to work...
- 8 Things Your Doctor Won't Tell You. Dailey, Kate // Men's Health;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p100
Reveals eight things that doctors keep from patients. Recommendation by doctors for colonoscopies; Disclosure of medical costs to patients; Ability of doctors to advise patients on the role of nutrition in preventing disease.
- New coalition offers solution to rising medical liability costs. // Contemporary OB/GYN;May2005, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p17
Highlights the formation of the Sorry Works! Coalition in February 2005 involving patients, attorneys, physicians and hospital administrators to promote an alternative way to control medical liability costs in the U.S. Mechanism proposed by the coalition to control medical liability costs;...
- Disease Management Will Suffer if Providers Remain on the Sidelines. Levin-Scherz, Jeffrey K. // Disease Management;Aug2005, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p199
Discusses economic reasons for lack of provider collaboration in disease management in the United States. Patient readiness for change; Physician-patient relations; Limited access to claims from unrelated providers; Steps that health plans and third-party disease management companies can take to...
- Can costs be 'managed' into control? Scheeres, D. Junell // Industrial Engineer: IE;Jun2011, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p22
The article discusses how healthcare management engineers can help healthcare leaders control costs. There is a need for these engineers to organize a systematic approach of technical and cost management tools core. A holistic approach in optimizing processes, evaluating investments and...
- Changes in hospital staffing patterns. Anderson, Kay; Wootton, Barbara // Monthly Labor Review;Mar91, Vol. 114 Issue 3, p3
Examines hospital staffing patterns and their changes, reflecting both the structural transition and technological advances that have characterized the hospital industry in recent years. Industry structure; Employment changes; Occupational profile of the hospital industry; Analysis of changes.
- NEWS IN BRIEF. // Community Care;7/20/2006, Issue 1632, p7
The article presents news briefs on health care administration in Great Britain. The British Parliament's health committee warns that people with mental health problems and those with certain long-term conditions are having to pay for medical treatment because of the inconsistent and anomalous...