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This classic book provides a wealth of useful ideas about management of social work in health care settings. Each chapter, written by a recognized leader in health care management or in the social work profession, features state-of-the-art knowledge on planning, operating, controlling, educating, financing, evaluating, and changing social work systems in health care facilities. The chapters are relevant to professionals and students of management in large complex health settings as well as to those in smaller one- or two-person departments and those in between. Social Work Administration in Health Care is a stimulating, exciting descriptive analysis of what social workers can achieve in health care settings.
Table of Contents
Part I: The Missions and Functions of Social Work in Health Care
Social Work in Health Settings
Social Work in Health Care in the Next Ten Years
Management By Objectives in a Hospital Social Service Unit
Part II: Management Information for Planning, Operating and Controlling the Social Work Contribution
Social Work Information and Accountability Systems in a Hospital Setting
Clients, Staff, and Researchers: Their Role in Management Information Systems
An Operational Model to Achieve Accountability for Social Work in Health Care
Strategies for Information System Development
Part III: The Role of the Department in Continuing Education of Students and Staff
Today’s Education for Today’s Health Care Social Work Practice
The Drift Toward Entrepreneurialism in Health and Social Welfare: Implications for Social Work Education
Social Work Supervision: A View Toward Leadership Style and Job Orientation in Education and Practice
Part IV: Financial Management
Concepts in the Financial Management of Hospital Social Work Departments
Costing for Social Work Services
Seven Key Managerial Functions of Sound Fiscal Budgeting: An Internal Management and External Accountability Perspective
Part V: The Role of the Department in Staff Evaluation and Continuing Education
Staffing Patterns: Issues and Program Implications for Health Care Agencies
Promoting Contributions to Organizational Goals: Alternative Models
Performance Appraisal in a Hospital Social Service Department
Part VI: Social Work Manager as Innovator
Social Work Designs a Humanistic Program to Enhance Patient Care
Reflections of a Social Work Administrator on the Opportunities of Crisis
A Social Worker’s Use of a Patient Attitude Survey in the Administration of a Small Health Clinic
Part VII: Managing the Community Linkage System
Marketing Social Services in Health Care Facilities
The Process of Development of Interagency Relationships
Expanding the Role of Social Workers in Coordination of Health Services
The Social Work Advocacy Role in Discharge Planning
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