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Author Palfrey, Colin, 1939-

Title Effective health care management : an evaluative approach / Colin Palfrey, Paul Thomas, Ceri Phillips
Edition First edition
Published Oxford, UK ; Malden, MA : Blackwell, 2004


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT HEALTH  362.1068 Pal/Ehc 2004  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 191 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. The nature of health care management -- Ch. 3. Multiple perspectives and decision making -- Ch. 4. Performance management : concepts and approaches -- Ch. 5. The evidence-based organisation -- Ch. 6. Politics, ethics and health care management -- Ch. 7. Developing an evaluative approach to health care management
Summary "Effective Health Care Management presents the principles and criteria necessary to evaluate and enhance the quality of health care services in the NHS today. It provides an overview of health care management and health care policy, explores evidence-based practice, and examines the ongoing need for management evaluation."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Health services administration.
Medical care -- Evaluation.
Health Services Administration -- standards.
Efficiency, Organizational.
Health Care Evaluation Mechanisms -- organization & administration.
Quality Assurance, Health Care -- organization & administration.
Author Phillips, Ceri.
Thomas, Paul (Paul Randal), 1945-
LC no. 2003022945
ISBN 1405111615 paperback alkaline paper