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Essentials of Public Health Management

Essentials of Public Health Management

  • Author: L. Fleming Fallon Jr.,Eric Zgodzinski
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • ISBN: 1449618960
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 551
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Written for both professionals and students, Essentials of Public Health Management is a practical, nontheoretical reference that will prepare the reader for the hands-on management and daily operations of a complex public health department or agency.

Essentials of Public Health Management

Essentials of Public Health Management

  • Author: L. Fleming Fallon,Eric Zgodzinski
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 0763756814
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 509
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In the wake of 9/11, effective management of public health departments has become vitally important, as these organizations and agencies will be in the front line of any bioterror or chemical attack. Written by practitioners for other practitioners and students who want to pursue public health careers, this book provides a practical, non-theoretical approach useful for the hands-on management of these complex organizations and their daily operations. With accessible writing and many real life applications, this concise new volume serves departments at all levels--federal, state, city and county.

Essentials of Management and Leadership in Public Health

Essentials of Management and Leadership in Public Health

  • Author: Robert E Burke,Leonard H. Friedman
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • ISBN: 1449649696
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 180
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Driven by recent events and new trends, public health training increasingly requires new and more advanced information—leadership and management skills drawn from business, industry, education, and government. This text offers basic foundation for students entering the field of public health management with a specific focus on developing knowledge and skills in the cross cutting competency domains identified by the ASPH. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.

Essentials of Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Management

Essentials of Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Management

  • Author: Katz,Jim Banaski
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 128412147X
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 210
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The public health community plays a vital role in identifying, responding to, containing, and recovering from emergencies. Essentials of Public Health Preparedness will introduce your students to the important and timely field of public health preparedness. The book presupposes no previous exposure to the concepts, yet provides enough depth for students who may have advanced knowledge. The chapters are structured in five parts: Background of the Field; Defining the Problem; Infrastructure; Solving Problems; and Practical Applications.

Essentials of Managing Public Health Organizations eBook

Essentials of Managing Public Health Organizations eBook

  • Author: James A. Johnson
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 1284167119
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 250
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Written with undergraduate students in mind, this concise eBook combines the scope and context of public health while also addressing key management topics, processes, and emerging issues. Organized in four parts, the text covers: 1) Public Health Organizations; 2) Public Health Management Fundamentals; 3) Public Health Management Functions; and 4) Current and Emerging Issues in Public Health Management. Each of these contain key chapters that address foundations, practical applications, and new directions in the respective domains. The goal is to enhance the student's knowledge, skills and abilities in ways that help them become more effective in their careers in public health. This text has been written specifically for undergraduate public health, community health, and health professions courses, but will also be useful for beginning managers and supervisors working in public health. .

Essentials of Leadership in Public Health

Essentials of Leadership in Public Health

  • Author: Louis Rowitz
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 1284111482
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 325
  • View: 332
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Public Health Affects Us All. As Such, There Will Always Be A Need For Professionals To Monitor The Health Of The Public And Create Programs To Enhance Our Health. Well-Trained Public Health Leaders Are Critical To Make The Entire Process Work. This Text Reflects The Complexities Of Leadership In Public Health As Well As The Overall Needs Of Effective Leadership In A Constantly Changing Social Environment. In Addition, The Book Examines The Impact Of Health Reform, With An Expanding Definition Of Public Health And Understanding Of How Our Leaders Will Be Affected By These New Changes. Part I Explores The Theories And Principles Of Leadership, Leadership Styles And Practices, The Public Health System, And The Five Levels Of Public Health Leadership. Part II Presents The Core Functions Model And Its Application To Public Health Leadership. In Part III, The Author Examines The Leadership Tools Needed For The 21St-Century. Part IV Presents Information On The Personal Evaluation Of Leadership And The Evaluation Of Leadership Programs. Part V Looks To The Future And Presents Some Emerging Public Health Trends. Throughout The Book, Case Studies Written By Public Health Leaders Are Presented. Students Also Benefit From Leadership Exercises And Discussion Questions In Each Chapter.

Essentials of Public Health

Essentials of Public Health

  • Author: Clinical Professor and Director Division of Community Health Sciences School of Public Health University of Illinois Chicago Illinois Bernard J Turnock, M.D.
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • ISBN: 1284069362
  • Category: Medical care
  • Page: 300
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As one of the foundational texts in the Essential Public Health series, Essentials of Public Health is an excellent introduction to the field of public health. Written for senior-level undergraduates or graduate students in public health, health science, nursing, and other health professions, Essentials of Public Health gives special focus to public health careers and the workings of public health agencies. Combining the best elements of Dr. Turnock's other books: Public Health: What It Is and How It Works and Public Health: Career Choices That Make a Difference, Essentials of Public Health, Third Edition, uses clear, reader-friendly language and helpful learning tools such as chapter exercises and discussion questions, making it an ideal text to prepare your students for the profession of public health. New to the Third Edition: Comprehensive new coverage of topics such as: the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, strategic planning, accreditation of public health organizations and credentialing of public health workers Extensive information on state and local public health practice derived from national surveys conducted since 2012 Two separate chapters on Community Public Health Practice and Emergency Preparedness (formerly covered in one single chapter) New conceptual frameworks for the public health system, overall health system, and public health workforce An examination of an additional 16 different public health occupations a total of 39 covered in all More than 60 new or revised charts and tables and a series of outside-the-book thinking exercises appears in each chapter. This book: Defines and describes the public health system Provides concepts and tools for measuring health in populations Characterizes the relationship of the public health system with medical care and other elements of the overall health system Identifies government s unique contributions through federal, state, and local public health agencies Offers basic information on the size and composition of the public health workforce Addresses careers and jobs in public health administration, epidemiology, public health nursing, health education, and more."

Essentials of Managing Public Health Organizations eBook

Essentials of Managing Public Health Organizations eBook

  • Author: James A. Johnson
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 1284167119
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 250
  • View: 8912
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Written with undergraduate students in mind, this concise eBook combines the scope and context of public health while also addressing key management topics, processes, and emerging issues. Organized in four parts, the text covers: 1) Public Health Organizations; 2) Public Health Management Fundamentals; 3) Public Health Management Functions; and 4) Current and Emerging Issues in Public Health Management. Each of these contain key chapters that address foundations, practical applications, and new directions in the respective domains. The goal is to enhance the student's knowledge, skills and abilities in ways that help them become more effective in their careers in public health. This text has been written specifically for undergraduate public health, community health, and health professions courses, but will also be useful for beginning managers and supervisors working in public health. .

Essentials of Public Health Preparedness

Essentials of Public Health Preparedness

  • Author: Rebecca Katz
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • ISBN: 0763779830
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 172
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Katz provides a comprehensive guide for understanding and managing public health emergencies in an increasingly interconnected world. The globalization of the world's food supply and the speed and volume of international travel have increased communities' vulnerability to infectious disease, biological weapons, and new agents anywhere in the world.

Essentials of Public Health

Essentials of Public Health

  • Author: Bernard Turnock
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN: 0763745251
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 272
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What is public health -- Understanding and measuring health -- Public health and the health system -- Law, government, and public health -- Public health emergency preparedness and response -- Public health workforce -- Public health administration -- Environmental and occupational health -- Public health nursing -- Epidemiology and disease control -- Public health education and information -- Other public health professional occupational -- Public health program occupations -- Public health practice.