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    5 Stars for Umiker's Management Skills for the New Health Care Supervisor, Seventh Edition

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Oct 4, 2017 5:05:00 PM

    Umiker's Management Skills for the New Health Care Supervisor, Seventh Edition by Charles R. McConnell recently received a 5-star review and score of 100 from Doody's Review Service. According to Cynthia L. Cummings, EdD, RN, CHSE, CNE, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health,

    "This is a comprehensive, well-written, and insightful book. The author has done an excellent job enhancing this edition and discussing current applications. All healthcare supervisors should use this book."

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, Health Administration

    5-Star Review for Ethics in Health Administration: A Practical Approach for Decision Makers, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 18, 2016 3:55:48 PM

    Excellent news to share-- Ethics in Health Administration: A Practical Approach for Decision Makers, Third Edition by Eileen E. Morrison just received a 5-star review. According to Joseph T. Norris, MA, from Saint Louis University, writing for Doody's Review Service,

    "This is a very good book for interested students and college professors to begin digging into the world of healthcare ethics from the perspective of business and administration."

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    Topics: Eileen E. Morrison, Health, Doody's Review Service, health administration, Health Administration, Review

    5-Star Review for Organizational Behavior in Health Care, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 24, 2015 10:40:55 AM

    Terrific news to share-- Organizational Behavior in Health Care, Third Edition by Nancy Borkowski, DBA, CPA, FACHE, FHFMA, recently earned 5 stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service.

    Cynthia Lee Cummings, RN, MSN, EdD, University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, writes that it is,

    “…an engaging and worthwhile read. I wish that all managers and administrators could read this book and understand the organizational concepts that apply to all systems.”

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    Topics: Health, Doody's Review Service, Health Administration, health care administration, Nancy Borkowski, organizational behavior, Review

    Mastering Leadership: A Vital Resource for Health Care Organizations Receives 5 Stars

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 16, 2015 9:31:30 AM

    Excellent news to share-- Mastering Leadership: A Vital Resource for Health Care Organizations by Alan T. Belasen, Barry Eisenberg, and John W. Huppertz recently received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service. According to reviewer, Cynthia Lee Cummings, RN, MSN, EdD, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, it "provides valuable information to those interested in healthcare leadership and management."

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    Topics: Health, Alan T. Belasen, Barry Eisenberg, Doody's Review Service, Health Administration, John W. Huppertz, Review

    Now Available: Health Care USA, Enhanced Eighth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 30, 2014 2:10:37 PM

    Are you looking to engage students with the complexities of the U.S. health care system? We recently released Health Care USA: Understanding Its Organization and Delivery, Enhanced Eighth Edition by Harry A. Sultz, DDS, MPH, and Kristina M. Young, MS. Even better, each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools. Digital-only access is also sold separately.

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    Topics: New Edition, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Enhanced Eighth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advant, Health Administration, Health Care USA: Understanding Its Organization an, Kristina M. Young, Navigate

    Review: The Effective Health Care Supervisor, Eighth Edition "is an excellent addition to any management library"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 19, 2014 3:08:29 PM

    Great news to share-- The Effective Health Care Supervisor, Eighth Edition by Charles R. McConnell just earned a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service. According to reviewer, Cynthia Lee Cummings, RN, MSN, EdD, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, it is "an excellent book on management issues in healthcare."

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    Topics: Charles R. McConnell, Doody's Review Service, Health Administration, health care supervisor, Review

    5-Star Review for Health Care USA, Eighth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 15, 2013 11:59:55 AM

    Great news! Health Care USA: Understanding Its Organization and Delivery, Eighth Edition by Harry A. Sultz and Kristina M. Young just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service. Reviewer, James C. Townsend, DHSc., MBA, MIS, from A. T. Still University, writes that "given the changes in healthcare in the U.S. and the passage of the ACA, this book provides a much needed update."

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    Topics: Harry A. Sultz, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Doody's Review Service, Health Administration, Kristina M. Young, Review

    Can’t Miss Webinars with Author George Moseley on How to Handle a Suspected Fraud Violation in the Health Care Industry

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 8, 2013 5:09:34 PM

    Do you know what to do when a fraud violation is suspected in a health care services environment? Would you like to learn more about both internal investigations and corrective actions when fraud may have been committed? Join us on Friday, November 15 or Thursday, November 21 at 1pm EST for free webinars presented by George B. Moseley, III, JD, of the Harvard School of Public Health, and author of the recently published Managing Legal Compliance in the Health Care Industry.

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    Topics: George B. Moseley, Health Administration, III, Webinar

    5-Star Review for Umiker’s Management Skills for the New Health Care Supervisor, Sixth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 8, 2013 12:07:25 PM

    Umiker’s Management Skills for the New Health Care Supervisor, Sixth Edition by Charles R. McConnell, MBA, CM, just received 5-stars from Doody’s Review Service. According to reviewer, Melanie M. Tidman, DHSc, MA, OTR/L, from A. T. Still University, it is “a much-needed book for students proactively seeking needed skills and for experienced supervisors who wish to hone their skills and strategies for success in meeting career goals.”

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    Topics: Charles R. McConnell, Doody's Review Service, Health Administration, Review, Umiker

    New Webinar: Teaching the Affordable Care Act with Health Care USA

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 25, 2013 4:26:34 PM

    Have you been looking for ways to engage your students in understanding the complexities of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? Earlier this week, we conducted a webinar on teaching the ACA in the college classroom. Our special guest presenter was Kristina M. Young, co-author of Health Care USA, Eighth Edition.

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    Topics: New Edition, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Health Administration, Kristina M. Young, Public Health

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