Public Health Administration: Principles for Population-Based Management

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Mar 3, 2008 - Medical - 797 pages
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New Edition Available 8/15/2013 This shorter, more user-friendly edition of Public Health Administration: Principles for Population-Based Management will provide your students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles, practices, and skills essential to successful public health administration. The second edition has been thoroughly revised and includes new information on the Healthy People 2010 objectives as well as two new chapters on bioterrorism and emergency preparedness; and public health systems research. The chapter on public health law has been thoroughly revised by the nation’s top public health law expert. Other updates include coverage of the most recent reports issued by the Institute of Medicine as well as analysis on the relationships between public health and the healthcare services with a particular focus on the uninsured.
 

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Contents

Defining Public Health Historical and Contemporary Developments
1
A Framework for Public Health Administration and Practice
35
Organization of the Public Health Delivery System
69
Public Health Law
127
Ethics in Public Health Practice and Management
149
Legislative Relations in Public Health
161
Financing the Publics Health
189
The Public Health Workforce
225
Public Health Surveillance
381
Assessment and Strategic Planning in Public Health
411
Building Constituencies for Public Health
443
Performance Management The Evolution of Standards Measurement and Quality Improvement in Public Health
459
Evaluation of Public Health Interventions
495
CommunityBased Prevention
545
Communication and Media Relations
567
Public Health Education and Health Promotion
589

Human Resources Management
261
Leadership for Public Health
281
Public Health Data Acquisition
297
Geographic Information Systems for Public Health
329
Using Information Systems for Public Health Administration
353
Using Marketing In Public Health
621
Roles and Responsibilities of Public Health in Disaster Preparedness and Response
657
Evidence for the Future
715
Index
725
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