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Subject Headings

Try entering a KEYWORD in the adjacent search window to find books:

health maintenance organizations

health policy


medical care-United States

older people-medical care

poor-medical care

Also search by names of diseases


Browsing the Stacks

The majority of healthcare books are located in these call number ranges:
W-WZ (medicine and related subjects)

W (health professions)

WA (public health)

WX (hopsitals and other heath facilities)




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Introduction to Computers for Healthcare Professionals - Irene Joos; Ramona Nelson; Marjorie J. Smith
Call Number: W 26.55 C7 J668 2014
ISBN: 1284030261
Publication Date: 2014
Introductory computer courses for healthcare professionals, the text provides a comprehensive approach to digital literacy with the incorporation of social media tools.

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Evaluating the Healthcare System Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Equity, Fourth Edition - Charles E. Begley; David R. Lairson; Robert O. Morgan; Paul J. Rowan; Rajesh Balkrishnan
Call Number: W 84.3 E95 2013
ISBN: 1567935230
Publication Date: 2013
Defines and illustrates the application of effectiveness, efficiency, and equity criteria for evaluating health services system performance. It integrates the theories, issues, approaches, and methods of health services research, providing an excellent framework for understanding health services systems and change.

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Hospitals and Health Care Organizations - David Edward Marcinko (Editor); Hope Rachel Hetico (Editor)
Call Number: WX 150 AA1 H67 2013
ISBN: 1439879907
Publication Date: 2013
Addresses their ubiquitous struggles with decreasing revenues, increasing costs, and high consumer expectations in a competitive market.

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Health Policy - Porche; Demetrius J. Porche
Call Number: WA 540 AA1 P67 2012
ISBN: 0763783137
Publication Date: 2012
Provides an overview of the policymaking process within a variety of settings including academia, clinical practice, communities, and various health care systems. By including both policy evaluation and research, the author provides a comprehensive and multi-perspective approach to developing and formulating effective health care policy.

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Bioethics for Beginners - Glenn McGee
Call Number: WB 60 M42 2012
ISBN: 0470659114
Publication Date: 2012
This book takes it one case at a time, shedding light on the social, economic and legal side of 21st century medicine while giving the reader an informed basis on which to answer personal, practical questions.

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Communication Skills for the Healthcare Professional - Laurie Kelly McCorry; Jeff Mason
Call Number: W 18.2 M395 2011
ISBN: 1582558140
Publication Date: 2011
A comprehensive yet compact guide to learning essential communication skills that will prepare students for success as healthcare professionals.


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