Die Regierung der HIV-Infektion: Eine by Katrina Pfundt

By Katrina Pfundt

Der Umgang mit der HIV-Infektion wird nicht nur durch die gesellschaftliche Konstruktion der Infektion als Stigma, sondern gleichsam durch makropolitische Implikationen und Kräfteverhältnisse strukturiert. Die Zusammenführung empirisch-qualitativer Forschung ("narrative Interviews") mit dem von Foucault entwickelten Konzept der Gouvernementalität ermöglicht es zu zeigen, wie die medizinische, gesellschaftliche und biographische Regierung der HIV-Infektion verläuft und mit welchen Problematiken und Effekten dies für Betroffene verbunden ist. Im Mittelpunkt steht damit eine "Analytik der Machtbeziehungen" (Foucault), die Fremd- und Selbstführung in die Perspektive nimmt.

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The Public-private Health Care State: Essays on the History by Rosemary A. Stevens

By Rosemary A. Stevens

The exact blending and non-stop remixing of private and non-private roles is a defining function of well-being care within the usa. The Public-Private well-being Care country explores the interweaving of private and non-private company in future health care within the usa as a foundation for considering health and wellbeing care when it comes to its heritage and its carrying on with evolution this day. Historian and coverage analyst Rosemary Stevens has chosen and edited seventeen essays from either her released and unpublished paintings to demonstrate carrying on with subject matters, comparable to: the versatile meanings of the phrases private and non-private, and the way helpful their ambiguity has been and is; the function of ideology as ratifying instead of preordaining switch; and the typical habit of public leaders and company entities within the face of financial chance. The topics--covering the interval of 1870 during the twenty-first century--represent Stevens' learn pursuits in clinic heritage and coverage, the clinical occupation, govt coverage, and purchasing healthiness care. the quantity additionally considers her involvement with coverage questions, which come with overall healthiness providers examine, health and wellbeing upkeep corporations, and health practitioner group coverage. part I demonstrates the lengthy historical past of country govt involvement with deepest not-for-profit hospitals from the 1870s during the Nineteen Thirties. part II examines the federal function in health and wellbeing care from the Twenties throughout the Seventies, together with the institution of veterans' hospitals and the implementation of Medicaid. part III indicates how transferring governmental roles require consistently altering organizing rhetoric, even if for inventing a federal function for overall healthiness companies examine and HMOs, regionalization within the Nineteen Seventies, or defining civil rights and fairness as mobilizing cars within the Nineteen Eighties. part IV examines starting to be issues from the Nineteen Seventies during the current in regards to the conventional public position of the mostly deepest scientific career. part V returns to the ambiguous public-priv

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Marketing im Gesundheitsbetrieb: Betriebswirtschaft für das by Andreas Frodl

By Andreas Frodl

Strategien und Instrumente für einen erfolgreichen MarktauftrittDas vorliegende Buch zeigt gesundheitsbetriebliche Marketingansätze auf, weist auf den Marketingprozess mit der Marktanalyse der Gesundheitsmärkte, sowie dem Entwickeln von Marketingzielen und -strategien für den Gesundheitsbetrieb hin und stellt Einsatzmöglichkeiten der Marketinginstrumente dar. Methoden zur Patientenbindung und die Selbstzahlermedizin werden gesondert behandelt. Für die Vertiefung des einen oder anderen Verfahrens stehen am Ende des Buches Literaturhinweise zur Verfügung. Die Quellenangaben und Literaturhinweise wurden am Ende des Buches zusammengefasst, so dass zugunsten eines vereinfachten Lesens dadurch auf zahlreiche Fußnoten verzichtet werden konnte.

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The Visualised Foetus: A Cultural and Political Analysis of by Julie Roberts

By Julie Roberts

the newest 3- and 4 dimensional photos produced by means of sleek ultrasound expertise provide strikingly life like representations of the foetus - representations that experience additional reworked studies of being pregnant, the general public realizing of foetal lifestyles and the rhetoric of the abortion debate. proposing a well timed feminist engagement with this new know-how, The Visualised Foetus explores the frequent familiarity with and recognition of this new know-how in the context of an extended heritage of foetal visualisations. The ebook bargains an array of case reports that research the diffusion of 3/4D ultrasound pictures past the medical institution and the consequences of this new expertise for biopolitics within the ecu and American context. With realization to the non-diagnostic and advertisement use of 3/4D pictures, the influence of 3/4D ultrasound in the abortion debate, and new claims that ultrasound aids maternal-foetal bonding, The Visualised Foetus demonstrates the strain among the social and scientific significances of foetal ultrasound, the pleasures and risks of foetal imagery for ladies, the contested prestige of ultrasonography as 'scientific' imagery, and struggles over the authority to outline and interpret ultrasound imagery. As such, it's going to entice students of the sociology of drugs and the physique, social idea and gender and cultural stories, in addition to people with curiosity in technological know-how and know-how studies.

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Essential Skills for Managing in Healthcare by Andrew Price,Andrew Scowcroft

By Andrew Price,Andrew Scowcroft

healthiness pros frequently tackle managerial roles at brief detect and with very little education. even supposing they're hugely clinically certified and entire, the practicalities and relationships curious about administration - assisting employees to consider influenced and valued, construction and major groups, handling conferences and shows, writing studies and coping with swap, to call yet a couple of - current new demanding situations and pitfalls for which they're unprepared. This e-book is for managers and potential managers who are looking to procedure their new duties professionally from the very starting. in line with the authors' winning "Vital indicators" schooling programme, it identifies the severe talents had to hit the floor working as a supervisor. it's an available, simply understandable consultant to gaining the self-confidence and the dignity of employees, and to making a gentle platform for buying and learning a variety of abilities sooner or later. 'This booklet is devoted to assisting leaders and bosses organize for individuals obligations. It additionally addresses 3 parts which typically make leaders and bosses uncomfortable - operating conferences effectively, making displays and writing stories. [It] supplies available and functional examples and i've no hesitation in commending it to a large readership.' - From the Foreword by way of John Edmonstone

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Mehr Zeit für Patienten: Lean Hospital im Einsatz auf der by Daniel Walker,Miriam Alkalay,Micha Kämpfer,Raphael Roth

By Daniel Walker,Miriam Alkalay,Micha Kämpfer,Raphael Roth

Krankenhäuser befinden sich im Wandel. Medizin wird zunehmend zu einer Systemleistung, die interprofessionelle und interdisziplinäre Zusammenarbeit wird immer wichtiger. Einfache Krankenhausleistungen werden zunehmend ambulant erbracht. Auf den Stationen nehmen herausfordernde Patientensituationen zu. Die Komplexität der Behandlungsfälle steigt und damit auch die Belastung der Mitarbeitenden: Ärzteschaft und Pflegende beklagen die Zunahme von tension. Die Stationsteams haben mit steigenden Krankheitsausfällen, Unzufriedenheit und Überstunden zu kämpfen. Studien zeigen, dass in Situationen der Überlastung der direkte Kontakt zum Patienten und die Planung zu kurz kommen. Das mindert nicht zuletzt auch die Zufriedenheit der Patienten.

Auf der Lean-Station im Krankenhaus wird nach Lean-Taktiken geführt und gearbeitet. Die Patienten stehen an erster Stelle. Patientenorientierung und Patientensicherheit sind zentrale Zielsetzungen. Dadurch steigen Motivation und Engagement der Mitarbeitenden ebenso wie medizinische Qualität und Wirtschaftlichkeit.

Dieses Buch beschreibt die Ansätze, durch die die Leistungsfähigkeit der einzelnen Station im Krankenhaus erhöht wird. Das Ergebnis ist gleichermaßen einfach und anspruchsvoll: mehr Zeit für Patienten.

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Her Health, Her Lifetime, Our World: Unlocking the Potential by Helene Gayle,John Hammergren

By Helene Gayle,John Hammergren

CSIS introduced the duty strength on Women’s and family members health and wellbeing within the trust that there's a good opportunity—and urgent need—for U.S. management during this serious region. the duty strength has generated a daring imaginative and prescient, distinct during this document, for an incredible U.S. initiative by way of the Trump management to free up the opportunity of adolescent ladies and younger ladies in decide on low-income nations. it's a demand a brand new and diversified U.S. method of international information: one who creatively integrates key future health interventions—improving maternal and child health and wellbeing, expanding entry to voluntary kinfolk making plans, lowering anemia, and increasing entry to the HPV vaccine to avoid cervical cancer—with schooling and different improvement efforts. It gives you to carry concrete and enduring returns on funding, firmly identify adolescent women and younger ladies as a pillar of long term fiscal development and chance, in addition to convey important advantages to Americans.

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Accidental Logics: The Dynamics of Change in the Health Care by Carolyn Hughes Tuohy

By Carolyn Hughes Tuohy

well-being care reform has turn into some of the most generic themes in contemporary coverage discourse inside of and throughout countries. within the Nineties, universal gains of the well-being care area increased the significance of bargaining relationships between huge, subtle entities because the dominant mode of decision-making, essentially tough the conventional dominance of the clinical career, which were grounded in individualized "agency" relationships among companies and sufferers. those advancements have performed out in various methods around the world. Carolyn Hughes Tuohy appears to be like on the reviews of the U.S., Britain, and Canada, delivering a global comparative examine of public coverage platforms, in addition to a up to date heritage of the evolution of every nationwide wellbeing and fitness care approach.
What drives switch in wellbeing and fitness care platforms? Why do convinced adjustments ensue in a few countries and never in others? Tuohy argues that the reply lies in realizing the "accidents" of heritage that experience formed nationwide structures at serious moments and within the specified "logics" of those structures. Her examine conscientiously delineates either the typical common sense of the future health care enviornment, deriving from micro-economic features and technological swap, and the actual logics of nationwide structures, installed position via particular episodes of coverage switch. She is going directly to discover how within the wake of those episodes, the combined marketplace within the usa, hierarchical corporatism in Britain, and the single-payer process in Canada made up our minds the next path and velocity of switch in all 3 nations. ultimately, Tuohy offers feedback to lead the strategic judgments that decision-makers needs to make in the future health care approach of every kingdom. Accidental Logics uniquely departs from the descriptive literature at the moment on hand via providing an in depth evaluation of the facts concerning the evolution of the future health care arenas within the usa, Britain, and Canada, built-in inside an explanatory framework. it truly is crucial up to date examining for political scientists operating in comparative politics and public coverage, overall healthiness coverage analysts, executive service provider officers, and scholars in political technology, wellbeing and fitness coverage, and management programs.

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Hardwiring Flow: Systems and Processes for Seamless Patient by Kirk Jensen,Thom Mayer

By Kirk Jensen,Thom Mayer

you recognize you've gotten nice healthcare services. yet are your structures and techniques permitting them to maximize the time they spend with patients?

It's a deeply vital query. Even the simplest, such a lot gifted, such a lot compassionate healthcare prone are just pretty much as good because the context within which they perform. businesses needs to set them as much as do their very best paintings. basically whilst sufferers circulate easily in the course of the care method can physicians, nurses, and different care companies execute their projects successfully and effectively.

Hardwiring move: platforms and methods for Seamless sufferer Care, by means of Drs. Thom Mayer and Kirk Jensen, delves into some of the most severe matters dealing with healthcare leaders at the present time. sufferer circulate. primarily, it capability sufferers spend precisely the correct quantity of time at each juncture of their trip via an organization—just adequate time to maximise their medical results within the cheapest manner.

The authors' first booklet, management for gentle sufferer circulate, received the 2008 James A. Hamilton Award from the yank collage of Healthcare Executives. Hardwiring move extends and updates the foundations of this paintings and integrates its thoughts with Studer crew ideas. Drs. Mayer and Jensen deliver the industry's richest adventure to this subject—a topic that, traditionally, has now not been as sincerely outlined as healthcare leaders may perhaps wish.

Readers will learn:

Why sufferer move is helping agencies maximize the "Three Es": potency, Effectiveness, and Execution

How to enforce a confirmed method for making improvements to sufferer flow

Insights for making improvements to flow's "teammates"—patient defense, customer support, danger administration, and more

Why you need to have interaction physicians within the circulation strategy (and tips on how to do so)

How to use the rules of higher sufferer move to emergency departments, inpatient stories, and surgical processes

What the way forward for sufferer movement will glance like—and tips to begin getting ready for it correct now

Of direction, higher medical results has to be at entrance and middle of all switch. yet leaders can't forget about monetary impression, both (especially those days). and because the authors of this publication assert, corporations that grasp circulate not just supply higher care and decrease the chance of litigation, in addition they allure and hold the absolute best expertise. in brief, they get pleasure from a determined aggressive virtue within the healthcare market.

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