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Fragmentation and power in managerial work in health care

Rebecka Arman

Fragmentation and power in managerial work in health care

a study of first- and second-line managers

by Rebecka Arman

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Published by Bokförlaget BAS in Gothenburg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health services administration,
  • Leadership,
  • Middle managers

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRebecka Arman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA971 .A823 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1. v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24844951M
    ISBN 109789172462991
    LC Control Number2011392134

      Why is our health care system so fragmented in the care it gives patients? Why is there little coordination amongst the many doctors who treat individual patients, who often even lack access to a common set of medical records? A recently published book on health care in the United States, “The Fragmentation of U.S. Health Care: Causes and Solutions” (Oxford University Press, ), seeks. health care administration a managerial perspective Posted By Jackie Collins Ltd TEXT ID e2f Online PDF Ebook Epub Library identify the activities time spent and engagement of hospital managers in quality of care design a systematic review of the literature methods a search was carried out on.

      To succeed in ambulatory care management, healthcare organizations must do three things: Successfully acquire and consolidate information from a variety of sources and formats— EMRs, claims, authorization and other payer lists, and, potentially, third party risk vendors—all with their own unique and disparate ways of identifying patients and creating a coherent picture of patients’ care. A comprehensive guide to effective strategic management of health care organizations. Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations provides essential guidance for leading health care organizations through strategic management. This structured approach to strategic management examines the processes of strategic thinking, consensus building and documentation of that thinking .

      Health systems are complex and continually changing across a variety of contexts and health service levels. The capacities needed by health managers and leaders to respond to current and emerging issues are not yet well understood. Studies to date have been country-specific and have not integrated different international and multi-level insights. This review examines the current and .   1. Introduction Fragmentation versus universal health coverage. In , the World Health Organization (WHO) adopted a resolution urging member states to achieve universal health coverage (UHC), defined as “access to key promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative health interventions for all at an affordable cost .“, subject to the proviso that the cost of care “.


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Fragmentation and power in managerial work in health care by Rebecka Arman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Work. Ten first- and second-line managers from different types of health care settings were shadowed and interviewed for four days each. The study contributes to both the managerial work activities and health care management research traditions with its analysis of fragmentation, processes of power and the creation of order in everyday work.

Fragmentation and power in managerial work in health care. Fragmentation and power in managerial work in health care: Authors: Arman, Rebecka: Issue Date: Aug University: University of Gothenburg.

School of Business, Economics and Law: Institution: Department of Business Administration: Date of Defence: Disputation. Reducing Care Fragmentation: A Toolkit for Coordinating Care, is supported by The Commonwealth Fund, a national, private foundation based in New York City that supports independent research on health care issues and makes grants to improve health care practice and policy.

The view presented here are those of the authors, and notFile Size: 2MB. a series of unconnected transactions, but in health care, close coordination im-proves both health outcomes and the efficiency with which good outcomes are achieved.

In discussing the effect of organizational fragmentation on the quality of health care, it is helpful to separate the financing of health care from the provision of care. Over the last ten years, healthcare organizations and community partners have developed a greater understanding of the implications of a fragmented care system.

For patients, fragmentation in care coordination poses significant risks to their health. For healthcare organizations, fragmentation in care results in higher costs. Disease management programs are bought and sold with a trumping emphasis on the disease and a secondary focus on the person experiencing the illnesses.

41 Information technology systems support narrowly evidence-based care of individual diseases, rather than higher level integration of care for prevention, mental health, multimorbid conditions. But the ACA does little to address fragmentation, quality of care, and the sustainability of the financial model for U.S.

health care — how health care is paid for. More work is needed to. To address this need, all health care systems should work to optimize the health care moment from the “customer’s” perspective. This entails the. It is time to look beyond the ‘fix it’ model of health care and become empowered in managing your own health and wellbeing.

We are rapidly expanding our understanding of mind/consciousness and its effects on the body. We now understand that mind and body are inextricably linked and that what affects one will affect the s: 1. The articles included in the work address legal and regulatory issues, including laws that mandate separate payments for each provider, restrict hospitals or others from controlling or rewarding the set of providers treating a patient to assure coordinated care, and provide affirmative disincentives for coordinating care by paying more for.

This chapter discusses consumption disparities in outpatient mental health services among a diverse insured working population.

It first observes that despite paying equal insurance premiums and enjoying equal insurance coverage, lower-income and non-white workers consume fewer insurance benefits than their white and higher-income coworkers. It finds no evidence, however, that this disparity. Develop your management and leadership skills.

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Chapter 1: Introduction to Health Care Accounting and Financial Management 3 to earn profits on some patients in order to subsidize those patients who are unable to bear the costs of their services. Health care organizations need profits to acquire new technologies to improve the quality of health care.

Further, health care organiza. The financing and provision of health care in the United States is distributed across many distinct organizations, each with its own objectives, obligations and capabilities. These fragmented organizational structures produce disrupted relationships, inadequate information flows, and misaligned incentives that combine to degrade the quality of health care and increase costs.

Power is a universal constant: it is needed even to run the most trivial functions of an organization or project. Thus, power is a prerequisite for success, irrespective of people’s inner needs for power (Lawrence and Lorsch ).While organizational power can keep an organization in check and even spur it to growth and fame, it is equally effective in destroying the organization as well.

A complex conditions project in Maine has found that behavioral health disorders have as much impact on medical costs as having three chronic medical conditions and that fragmentation of care leads to higher overall costs.

Organizational Fragmentation and Care Quality in the U.S. Health Care System Randall D. Cebul, James B. Rebitzer, Lowell J. Taylor, Mark Votruba.

NBER Working Paper No. Issued in August NBER Program(s):Health Care, Labor Studies. Organizational Behavior Management in Health Care: Applications for Large-Scale Improvements in Patient Safety. Thomas R. Cunningham, MS, and E. Scott Geller, PhD. Abstract. Medical errors continue to be a major public health issue.

This paper attempts to bridge a possible disconnect between behavioral science and the management of medical care. leadership in a health care setting, LHS ensures that readers are kept abreast of current debates and hot topics, including new models of clinical leadership and management.

• LHS is peer-reviewed by leading experts in health care management to ensure quality, breadth and depth of content; and maximum exposure of authors’ work to a key. This has necessitated intense research in the field of health care therefore ensuring that fragmentation is inevitable.

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Print Book & E-Book. ISBNWe find that 60% of regional variation in care fragmentation is independent of patients' individual demand for care and moving to a region with 1 SD higher fragmentation increases care utilization by 10%.

When patients move to more fragmented regions, they increase their use of specialists and have fewer encounters with primary care physicians.