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  • Hospital Babylon

    by Imogen Edwards-Jones

    Hospital Babylon is an in-depth, amusing and highly insightful expose of the extraordinary world of modern medicine. It will take the reader on a journey through the various departments and wards where babies are made, thighs are reduced, noses straightened and spare kidneys are flown in from the Indian subcontinent.We will meet doctors who sleep with nurses. Doctors who sleep with patients. ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • If Disney Ran Your Hospital

    9 1/2 Things You Would Do Differently

    by Fred Lee

    The 9 1/2 principles in this highly personal and refreshingly written book will help any hospital team gain the extraordinary competitive advantage that comes from being seen as “the best” by their own employees, consumers, and community. It takes profound knowledge, not usually taught in business schools, to create and maintain an environment where people feel they are working with friends who ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Panic Virus

    Fear, Myth and the Vaccination Debate

    by Seth Mnookin

    In 1998 Andrew Wakefield published a paper containing a shocking allegation: the measles-mumps- rubella vaccine might cause autism. Wakefield based his findings on a study of just a dozen children, and his methods and conclusions immediately came under fire. But the media seized on the story, launching one of the most devastating health scares of modern times. Soon, vaccination rates had started ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary

    by Dorland

    series Dorland's Medical Dictionary
    Thoroughly updated, this user-friendly reference, trusted for more than a century by healthcare personnel at every professional level, allows you to grasp the meanings of all medical terms in current usage. Understand and correctly use all the latest terminology in todays ever-evolving medical field with the 32nd Edition of the comprehensive, highly respected Dorlands Illustrated Medical ... Read more

    $55.32 AUD

  • The Cobra Event

    by Richard Preston

    A deadly virus - and a desperate race against time.'One of the most horrifying things I've ever read in my entire life' Stephen KingOne spring morning in New York City a seventeen-year-old student wakes up feeling vaguely ill. Hours later she is having violent seizures, blood is pouring out of her nose, and she begins to attack her own body in the most hideous way imaginable.Soon, other gruesome ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Start Your Own Medical Practice

    A Guide to All the Things They Don't Teach You in Medical School about Starting Your Own Practice

    by Marlene Coleman and 1 more

    After years of school and maybe even after some years of practice, you are ready to do it on your own.Running a profitable business takes more than just being a great doctor. Start Your Own Medical Practice provides you with the knowledge to be both a great doctor and a successful business owner.Whether you are looking to open a single practice office or wanting to go into partnership with other ... Read more

    $30.79 AUD

  • Every Doctor

    Healthier Doctors = Healthier Patients

    by Leanne Rowe and 1 more

    series WONCA Family Medicine
    Every Doctor is about thriving in medicine at a time of massive advances and changes in global health systems and medical services. The book is a must-read for doctors of all specialties at all stages of their careers wherever they practise in the world, because exemplary care of patients, peers, profession and self is a lifelong journey. ... Read more

    $33.98 AUD

  • The Innovator's Prescription: A Disruptive Solution for Health Care

    by Clayton Christensen and 2 more

    A groundbreaking prescription for health care reform--from a legendary leader in innovation . . .Our health care system is in critical condition. Each year, fewer Americans can afford it, fewer businesses can provide it, and fewer government programs can promise it for future generations.We need a cure, and we need it now.Harvard Business School’s Clayton M. Christensen—whose bestselling The ... Read more

    $27.05 AUD

  • How to Heal

    A Guide for Caregivers

    by Jeff Kane

    The ability to heal is not reserved for a gifted few. Anyone aching to ease the suffering of a sick friend or loved one can learn to become unconditionally present to the sick person rather than to the disease. Through stories filled with compassion, wisdom, and gentle humor, Dr. Jeff Kane shows readers how to use mindful attention, therapeutic listening, and truthful speech to help others heal. ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Jabbed

    How the Vaccine Industry, Medical Establishment, and Government Stick It to You and Your Family

    by Brett Wilcox

    Jabbed demonstrates that the medical procedure hailed as the greatest medical advancement in history—vaccines—is a racket run by criminals and gullible believers who have replaced vaccine science with the religion of vaccinology. Vaccine marketers teach believers to fear, shame, and scapegoat anyone foolish enough to question the sanctity of vaccines. Such an environment is not the domain of ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD

  • Charting the Course

    Launching Patient-Centric Healthcare

    by John J. Nance and 4 more

    In Why Hospitals Should Fly by John J. Nance, JD, the 2009 James A. Hamilton ACHE Book of the Year, he advanced a paradigm—a model of what a good, successful, safe and efficient hospital looks like. The name of the fictional hospital featured in that award-winning book could be stated in Naval terms as a clazz: A “St. Michael’s-clazz” hospital (like a Nimitz-clazz aircraft carrier). In this book, ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Emotionally Intelligent Social Worker

    by David Howe

    Winner of the CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles, this key textbook offers an insight on the theory of emotional intelligence and its vital practical value. Elegantly and succinctly written, it makes a powerful case for the importance of understanding and managing emotions for effective professional practice.Written for students and practitioners alike across a range of human services and caring ... Read more

    $58.95 AUD

  • Communicating Quality and Safety in Health Care

    by Rick Iedema and 2 more

    In response to the growing emphasis on clinicians' capacity to practise effective communication, Communicating Quality and Safety in Health Care provides real-time communication scenarios and interprofessional case studies. The book engages healthcare trainees from across medicine, nursing and allied health services in a comprehensive and probing discussion of the communication demands that ... Read more

    $54.22 AUD

  • Undercover Epicenter Nurse

    How Fraud, Negligence, and Greed Led to Unnecessary Deaths at Elmhurst Hospital

    by Erin Marie Olszewski and 1 more

    Undercover Epicenter Nurse blows the lid off the COVID-19 pandemic.What would you do if you discovered that the media and the government were lying to us all? And that hundreds, maybe thousands of people were dying because of it?Army combat veteran and registered nurse Erin Olszewski’s most deeply held values were put to the test when she arrived as a travel nurse at Elmhurst Hospital in the ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • Challenges and Solutions

    Narratives of Patient-Centered Care

    by Judith Belle Brown and 2 more

    The foundation of patient-centered care is the patient-professional relationship. By exploring both the disease and patients' unique experience of illness, healthcare professionals take into consideration their individual needs as well as their emotional and physical concerns. Using narratives to describe experiences of patients and professionals, this book reveals the four interactive components ... Read more

    $80.40 AUD

  • Digital Health Entrepreneurship

    by Sharon Wulfovich and 1 more

    series Health Informatics
    This book presents a hands on approach to the digital health innovation and entrepreneurship roadmap for digital health entrepreneurs and medical professionals who are dissatisfied with the existing literature on or are contemplating getting involved in digital health entrepreneurship. Topics covered include regulatory affairs featuring detailed guidance on the legal environment, protecting ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Storytelling in Medicine

    How Narrative can Improve Practice

    by Colin Robertson and 1 more

    Throughout our lives, story is the medium each of us uses to make sense of our environment and relationships. Stories provide meaning and context, enriching our experiences and equipping us with a framework to navigate our existence.Storytelling in Medicine is aunique, practical book for healthcare trainees, practitioners and educators that explores the ideas and practice of narrative and ... Read more

    $35.74 AUD

  • The Dynamics of Care

    Understanding People Flows in Health and Social Care

    by Eric Wolstenholme and 1 more

    This book describes numerous projects which shed light on some of the most persistent issues of the day in health and social care. The work demonstrates the importance of embedding the concept of flow into everyday health and social care thinking and creates insights into patient journeys through different conditions and treatments. It suggests that improving throughput across agencies is the key ... Read more

    $76.55 AUD

  • Textbook of Medical Administration and Leadership

    by Erwin Loh and 2 more

    This textbook covers all general areas of knowledge required for a trainee, generalist medical administrator, and doctor undergoing training to be a medical administrator specialist. Chapters cover all the key topics on medical administration and leadership. Some of the key topics included are: health systems and policy, health law, private health and insurance, health disaster planning, ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Beyond Persuasion

    Communication Strategies for Healthcare Managers in the Digital Age

    by Patricia J. Parsons

    The advent of social media has forever changed how organizations communicate with the public, and healthcare organizations are no exception. Beyond Persuasion provides healthcare managers with a guide to using strategic communication to meet both personal and professional objectives in the digital age.Whether healthcare managers are conducting meetings with employees, answering massive amounts of ... Read more

    $41.79 AUD

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics of Prehospital Emergency Care

    by Joseph R. Keebler and 2 more

    This book provides an introduction to the field of human factors for individuals who are involved in the delivery and/or improvement of prehospital emergency care and describes opportunities to advance the practical application of human factors research in this critical domain. Relevant theories of human performance, including systems engineering principles, teamwork, training, and decision making ... Read more

    $80.40 AUD

  • Leadership in Healthcare

    by Richard B. Gunderman

    Leadership in Healthcare opens up the world of leadership studies to all healthcare professionals. Physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals spend thousands of hours studying the science and technology of healthcare, and years or even decades putting into practice recent findings in molecular biology, clinical diagnostics, and therapeutics. By contrast, the topic of leadership and the ... Read more

    $81.06 AUD

  • Big Data Analytics in Healthcare

    by Anand J. Kulkarni and 6 more

    series Studies in Big Data #66
    This book includes state-of-the-art discussions on various issues and aspects of the implementation, testing, validation, and application of big data in the context of healthcare. The concept of big data is revolutionary, both from a technological and societal well-being standpoint. This book provides a comprehensive reference guide for engineers, scientists, and students studying/involved in the ... Read more

    $143.10 AUD

  • Never Be Afraid to Do the Right Thing

    A Leadership Guide in an Age of Change and Challenge

    by Gerald S. Levey and 1 more

    In this business memoir, Dr. Levey shares with the reader lessons learned from many years of experience. A trained internist and endocrinologist, an investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute while at the University of Miami, a senior vice president for one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, chairman of the department of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD