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The Oxford handbook of health care management

The Oxford handbook of health care management

Author: Ewan Ferlie; Kathleen Montgomery; Anne Reff Pedersen
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017. ©2016
Series: Oxford handbooks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This Handbook provides an authoritative overview of current issues and debates in the field of health care management. It contains over twenty chapters from well-known and eminent academic authors, who were carefully selected for their expertise and asked to provide a broad and critical overview of developments in their particular topic area. The development of an international perspective and body of knowledge is

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ewan Ferlie; Kathleen Montgomery; Anne Reff Pedersen
ISBN: 9780198814290 0198814291
OCLC Number: 1046634214
Description: xvi, 560 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Editors' introduction: The state of health care management --
Research: a critical overview / Ewan Ferlie, Kathleen Montgomery, and Anne Reff Pedersen --
Part I. Theoretical and political approaches to health care management and organizations. Institutionalization and professionalization / Trish Reay, Elizabeth Goodrick, and Bob Hinings ; A new lens on organizational innovations in health / Stephen Shortell and Rachael Addicott ; Narratives of health policy / Graeme Currie and Graham Martin ; Culture in health care organizations / Russell Mannion and Huw Davies ; The critical health care management domain / Martin Kitchener and Richard Thomas --
Part II. People in health care organizations: patients, professionals, and leaders. Re-humanizing health care: facilitating "caring" for patient centered care / Cheryl Rathert, Timothy Vogus, and Laura McClelland ; Clinical ethics support in contemporary health care: origins, practices, and evaluation / Evan Doran, Ian Kerridge, Christopher Jordens, and Ainsley Newson ; Interprofessional interactions and their impact on professional boundaries / Louise Fitzgerald ; Plural leadership in health care organizations: forms, potential, and challenges / Viviane Sergi, Mariline Comeau-Vallee, Maria Lusiani, Jean-Louis Denis, and Ann Langley ; Effective Team Working in Health Care / Michael West and Lynn Markiewicz --
Part III. Organizational processes and practices in health care management. Communities of practice and situated learning in health care / Davide Nicolini, Harry Scarbrough, and Julia Gracheva ; Mobilizing knowledge in health care / Huw Davies, Alison Powell, and Sandra Nutley ; A discursive approach to organizational health communication / Peter Kjaer, Anne Reff Pedersen, and Anja Svejgaard Pors ; Patient safety and quality / Jeffrey Braithwaite and Liam Donaldson ; Implementing e-health / Bill Doolin ; The paradox of health care performance measurement and management / Jenny Lewis ; Health care transparency in organizational perspective / Charlotta Levay --
Part IV. Issues in the health care organizational field. Re-placing care: governing health care through spatial arrangements / Lieke Oldenhof, Jeroen Postma, and Roland Bal ; Inter-organizational networks in health care: program networks, care networks, and integrated care / Rod Sheaff and Jill Schofield ; Public-private partnerships in health care / Simon Bishop and Justin Waring ; Accountability in health care / Karsten Vrangbaek and Haldor Byrkjeflot ; Pharmaceuticals, money, and health care organizational field / Wendy Lipworth ; Management consulting in health / Ian Kirkpatrick, Chris Lonsdale, and Indraneth Neogy.
Series Title: Oxford handbooks.
Other Titles: Handbook of health care management
Health care management
Responsibility: edited by Ewan Ferlie, Kathleen Montgomery, and Anne Reff Pedersen.


The Oxford Handbook of Healthcare Management offers a variety of current scholarly perspectives which explore important policy developments in health care management on an international basis.  Read more...


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