ERIC Number: ED109090
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
The Report of the Commission on Education for Health Administration; Volume 1.
Weeks, Lewis E., Ed.
This book contains the final report of the Commission on Education for Health Administration, with its recommendations and observations on health administration education for the next decade. The objectives of the study revolve around the following issues: (a) complexity of the health and medical care system and needs for improved organization and administration within the system, (b) definition of role and responsibility in health administration practice, (c) relevance and quality of education for health administration, and (d) process for achieving articulation between health administration education, practice, and the community. Also included in the text are the following two background papers dealing with health care trends and administration: (a) "Future Trends in Health Care Delivery: A Forecast," by Janet A. Strauss; and (b) "Emerging Roles and Responsibilities in Health Administration," by Charles J. Austin. Appendixes include (a) a list of organizations contacted during the study, (b) a compilation of graduate and undergraduate programs known to the commission, and (c) summaries of related papers. (JS)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Administrator Role, Advisory Committees, Educational Administration, Educational Improvement, Graduate Study, Health, Trend Analysis, Undergraduate Study
Health Administration Press, M 2210 School of Public Health II, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104 ($7.50)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.
Authoring Institution: Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor.