Barrick, Ivan J.

Transforming health care management : integrating technology strategies / Ivan J. Barrick. - Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2009. - xvii, 236 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-230) and index.

Digitally transforming health care: an introduction -- Multi-disciplinary concepts: a fundamental foundation -- Information technology: components, functions, and features -- Networking to digitally transform healthcare communications -- Quality management -- Process redesign strategies -- Transformational strategies for tactical project management -- Tactical work breakdown and workload analysis -- Tactical performance management and metrics: productivity benchmarking for operations improvement -- Queuing theory and waiting line analysis -- Process simulation and predictive modeling -- Strategic application of six sigma concepts -- Lean enterprise theory and facilitation -- Telemedicine and clinical informatics -- Emerging technologies -- Visionary perspectives: healthcare's future-- 2014 and beyond.

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Health services administration--Data processing.
Information resources management.
Information storage and retrieval systems--Public health.
Health Services Administration.
Information Management.
Management Information Systems.

RA 971.23 / .B37 2009