Home Administration & Policy Nursing Home Administration, 6th Edition, James E. Allen MSPH PhD CNHA

Nursing Home Administration, 6th Edition

The sixth edition of Nursing Home Administration contains essential information to prepare an individual for licensure and employment as a nursing home administrator. This book addresses all regulatory pieces of information to provide readers with an overview of the entire process of managing a nursing facility. This edition has been updated to reflect the most accurate and up-to-date information to reflect new legislation and regulations passed since previous edition in 2008.

This textbook serves as a roadmap for studying and understanding all the various requirements-management, human resources, finance and business, industry laws and regulations, and patient care. It demonstrates how all components fit together to form the coordinated activity set required of a successful nursing home administrator.

Key Features:

  • Formatted according to licensing examination and guidelines of the National Association of Boards of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators
  • New federal guidelines to surveyors
  • New resident assessment instrument
  • Updated figures and tables
  • New life safety code inspection processes
  • New ICDM-10 (International Classification of Diseases-Modified)
  • Sub-set of federal forms included in appendices
  • Web references to enable the reader to successfully navigate the nursing home administration field

About the Author

James E. Allen, MSPH, PhD, CNHA, is President of Long Term Care Education.com, a national resource website for information on the long-term care field. He was Associate Professor of Health Policy and Administration Emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill until 2006. Dr. Allen has 30+ years experience teaching and conducting research in the field of health care administration. He taught courses at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in long-term care administration, medical ethics, and the organization and financing of health care delivery in the U.S.

Product Details :

  • Paperback: 624 pages
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 6 edition (February 25, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0826107044
  • ISBN-13: 978-0826107046
  • Product Dimensions: 10 x 7.2 x 1.3 inches

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