Author Archives: Alianna Ortu

Webinar: Health Care Leadership

Join us for a free webinar on Wednesday May 3rd at 2pm EST. In this webinar, you’ll hear from Gerald (Jerry) R. Ledlow, PhD, MHA, FACHE, author of Leadership for Health Professionals, Third Edition, about how he created and incorporated … Continue reading

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5 Star Review: Leadership for Health Professions, Third Edition

We are pleased to announce that Leadership for Health Professionals: Theory, Skills, and Applications, Third Edition by Gerald (Jerry) R. Ledlow and James H. Stephens has just received a perfect, 5-star review. Cynthia L Cummings, EdD, RN, CHSE, from the University of North Florida … Continue reading

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Improving Patient Communication in Pharmacy

Communication is a vital part of any patient-provider relationship. Not unlike doctors and nurses, pharmacists also need to be able to effectively communicate with their patients. Patient Communication for Pharmacy: A Case-Study Approach on Theory and Practice is a practical guide that … Continue reading

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Pharmacy Technician Education

In today’s health care environment, more and more is being asked of the pharmacy technician. As such, standards and qualifications for entry-level practice have come into question. In an effort to reach a consensus on these standards, the Pharmacy Technician Certification … Continue reading

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A Unique Perspective on Aging

Available June 2017: Aging Wisely… Wisdom of our Elders By Irving Silverman & Ellen Beth Siegel At a time when many people are living longer, more creatively and functionally, historic notions of what it’s like to grow old are changing. Aging Wisely… Wisdom of our … Continue reading

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10 Reasons to Adopt Fundamentals of the Physical Therapy Exam, 2e

10 Reasons to Adopt Fundamentals of the Physical Therapy Examination: Patient Interview and Tests & Measures, Second Edition  by Stacie J. Fruth, PT, DHSc, OCS provides physical therapy students and clinicians with the necessary tools to determine what questions to ask … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Fundamentals of Audiology for the Speech-Language Pathologist, Second Edition

Coming September 2017 Fundamentals of Audiology for the Speech-Language Pathologist Deborah R. Welling, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA Carol A. Ukstins, MS, CCC-A, FAAA Fundamentals of Audiology for the Speech-Language Pathologist, Second Edition is specifically written for the speech-language pathologist working with … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: New Edition of Guide to Evidence-Based Physical Therapist Practice

Coming August 2017 Guide to Evidence-Based Physical Therapist Practice, Fourth Edition  Dianne V. Jewell, PT, DPT, PhD, FAACVPR This accessible resource teaches the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate medical evidence and apply it to the practice of physical therapy. This valuable … Continue reading

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10 Reasons to Adopt Stanfield’s Intro to Health Professions, 7e

10 Reasons to Adopt Stanfield’s Introduction to Health Professions, Seventh Edition by Nanna Cross and Dana C. McWay provides a comprehensive introduction to over 75 health careers. Introduce your students to the world of health care and get them excited about … Continue reading

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New COTA Exam Guide Coming Soon

Available August 2017 Preparing for the Occupational Therapy Assistant Board Exam: 45 Days and Counting by Dr. Rosanne DiZazzo-Miller and Dr. Fredrick D. Pociask provides a comprehensive overview for occupational therapy assistant students preparing to take the Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) exam.

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