Essentials of Management and Leadership in Public Health (Essential Public Health) by Leonard H. Friedman
Essentials of Management and Leadership in Public Health (Essential Public Health)
Author: Leonard H. Friedman
Title: Essentials of Management and Leadership in Public Health (Essential Public Health)
ISBN10: 0763742910
ISBN13: 978-0763742911
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages:
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning; 1 edition (June 8, 2010)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1903 kb
Size epub: 1820 kb
Rating: 4.0 ✪
Votes: 259
Category: Medical Books
Subcategory: Medicine
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.

Essentials of Management and Leadership in Public Health covers: An introduction and history of the field of public health management; The evolution of key leadership and management theories; The changing role of public health management professionals and key characteristics of a successful public health leaders; Key issues in the organization, financing and delivery of healthcare services; Fundamental concepts about the classic functions of management including economics, finance, marketing, strategy, administration, human resources, and community relations; and Modern approaches to leadership development, selection, retention and succession planning.

Looking for more real-life evidence? Check out Cases 1, 2, 5-10, 13, 15, 19-21 in Essential Case Studies in Public Health, Putting Public Health into Practice.