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Author Kavaler, Florence.
Title Risk management in healthcare institutions : limiting liability and enhancing care / Florence Kavaler, Raymond S. Alexander.
Published Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2014.
Book Cover

 Floor4  RA971.38 .K38 2014    IN LIBRARY
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xxv, 530 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note Rev. ed. of: Risk management in health care institutions. 2nd ed. c2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Risk management dynamics -- Regulatory environment -- Risk management in employment -- Communication to reduce risk -- Financing risk -- Ethical issues for risk managers -- Assuring safety and security in healthcare institutions -- Patient safety tools : integrating quality and managing risk -- Medical malpractice -- Strategies to reduce liability -- Risk management in selected high risk hospital departments -- Risk management for infection control program -- Risk management in psychiatry -- Telemedicine -- Risk management in ambulatory care settings -- Risk management in long term care institutions and services -- Risk management in office-based surgery.
Subject Health facilities -- Risk management -- United States.
Health facilities -- Risk management.
Related Names Alexander, Raymond S.
Kavaler, Florence. Risk management in health care institutions.
ISBN 9781449645656 (pbk.)
1449645658 (pbk.)
OCLC number 794922781