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Kovner, Anthony R.

Overview
Works: 37 works in 172 publications in 1 language and 14,698 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Interviews  Academic theses 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Contributor
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Most widely held works by Anthony R Kovner
Health services management : readings and commentary by Anthony R Kovner( )

41 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 4,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book is divided into six section: The role of the manager, organizational design, control, physician integration, adaptation (That is, the response of the organization to internal and external stimuli), And accountability. In compling this anthology the edi- tors have striven for a balance between abstract organization the- ory and practical information about health services management. For each section a commentary is provided, synthesizing the read- ings and relating them to theoretical concepts
Jonas and Kovner's health care delivery in the United States by Anthony R Kovner( )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 3,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do we understand and also assess the health care of America? Where is health care provided? What are the characteristics of those institutions which provide it? Over the short term, how are changes in health care provisions affecting the health of the population, the cost of care, and access to care? Health Care Delivery in the United States, now in a thoroughly updated and revised 9th edition, discusses these and other core issues in the field. Under the editorship of Dr. Kovner and with the addition of Dr. James Knickman, Senior VP of Evaluation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, leading thinkers and practitioners in the field examine how medical knowledge creates new healthcare services. Emerging and recurrent issues from wide perspectives of health policy and public health are also discussed
Evidence-based management in healthcare by Anthony R Kovner( )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn what evidence-based management (EB management) is and how it can focus thinking and clarify the issues surrounding a decision. The book provides a straightforward process for asking the right questions, gathering supporting information from various sources, evaluating the information, and applying it to solve management challenges. Numerous real-life examples illustrate how the EB management approach is used in a variety of situations, from inpatient bed planning to operating room scheduling to leadership development. These examples also demonstrate the potential costs and benefits of EB management. Show more Show less
101 careers in healthcare management by Leonard H Friedman( )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book covers educational requirements, opportunities, traditional and nontraditional career pathways, and helps students assess whether they are temperamentally and intellectually suited to a career in healthcare management. Based on the most current data from the U.S. Department of Labor and professional societies in healthcare management, the guide describes careers in 14 different healthcare and related settings. These include long-term care, physician practices, commercial insurance, consulting firms, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, information technology, and biotechnology. Additionally, the book offers numerous interviews with health administrators, from those in entry-level positions to CEOs, to more vividly portray potential careers."--
Improving board effectiveness : practical lessons for nonprofit health care organizations by Thomas P Holland( )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health services management : a book of cases by Duncan Neuhauser( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health care delivery in the United States by Anthony R Kovner( Book )

5 editions published between 1900 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonas's health care delivery in the United States by Steven Jonas( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Really trying : a career guide for the health services manager by Anthony R Kovner( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community health and medical care by Anthony R Kovner( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Really managing : the work of effective CEOs in large health organizations by Anthony R Kovner( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health care management in mind : eight careers by Anthony R Kovner( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career guide for the health services manager by Anthony R Kovner( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Role of the physician executive : cases and commentary( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social components of health maintenance organizations : final report of the task force, June 1975 by National Conference on Social Welfare( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health services management : a case study approach( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nursing unit: a technological perspective by Anthony R Kovner( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1975 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"No pain, no gain": Improving hospital performance through reengineering by Patricia Garcia Sullivan( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four case study hospitals experienced a variety of quantitative and qualitative outcomes from their reengineering efforts. Two of the four hospitals experienced statistically significant improvement in financial performance following reengineering. Major facilitators included leadership stability and a commitment to measurement of processes and outcomes during all phases of reengineering. Apparent obstacles to success included an over-reliance on consultants and insufficient support for implementation activities
Community benefit programs for health care organizations( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Career transitioning between the private and public/nonprofit sectors: An exploratory study of registered nurses by Sara C Grant( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study's purpose was to define the differences between a career transition from the private sector to the public or nonprofit sector and a career transition within the same sector. The sample for this study consisted of eleven registered nurses who have transitioned between the private and public sector. Two comparison groups were also utilized. One group consisted of ten registered nurses who moved between two public sector organizations and the second group consisted of eight registered nurses who moved between two private organizations. Each nurse moved between similar jobs and between similar organizations, such as between two hospitals. The qualitative research methods of interviewing and turning point analysis were utilized to answer the research questions. Sample members also completed a questionnaire
 
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Jonas and Kovner's health care delivery in the United States
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Jonas and Kovner's health care delivery in the United StatesEvidence-based management in healthcareImproving board effectiveness : practical lessons for nonprofit health care organizationsHealth services management : a book of casesHealth care management in mind : eight careersA career guide for the health services manager
Alternative Names
Kovner, Tony

Languages
English (149)