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Morse, Philip M., Ed. – 1967
Operations research methods, such as system modeling, computer simulation, mathematical programing, and the application of the theory of stochastic processes, could have validity in the field of planning in the public sector. In this volume the use of these methods in the areas of local government, urban planning, traffic control, transportation…
Descriptors: Administration, Mathematical Models, Operations Research, Planning
Council on Graduate Medical Education. – 1997
Earlier reports and studies have endorsed the consortia concept as a vehicle for reorganizing medical education and restructuring the physician workforce. This report by the Council on Graduate Medical Education, which serves in an advisory capacity to the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services and to Congress, concurs in this…
Descriptors: Consortia, Cooperative Programs, Educational Cooperation, Educational Finance
Popper, Samuel H.; And Others – Studies in Educational Administration and Organization, 1978
This paper outlines a paradigm for relating research and theory in the study of organizations and organizational behavior. The paradigm is directly related to problems in the design and management of human service organizations, and it directs the scholarship of the field to the structure and control of agencies such as schools and hospitals. By…
Descriptors: Administration, Communication (Thought Transfer), Decision Making, Hospitals
Chaves, Lushanhya Coutinho; And Others – 1986
A family planning clinic which was part of a large public maternity hospital in Salvador Bahia, Brazil received a grant to expand its services and to evaluate a service model focusing on client counseling and education. The counseling, education, and service provision process included individual pre-consultation with a nurse, group education and…
Descriptors: Contraception, Counseling, Family Planning, Foreign Countries
Turk, Dennis C.; And Others – 1984
All chronic illnesses represent assaults on multiple areas of functioning, not just the body. To examine the association between painful chronic illnesses and depression from a cognitive-behavioral perspective, 100 patients of the Pain Management Program at the West Haven, Connecticut Veterans Administration Hospital (78% males) completed a…
Descriptors: Depression (Psychology), Diseases, Life Satisfaction, Locus of Control
Brown, Mary M.; Brown, Scott W. – 1990
An issue facing researchers who study very select populations is how to obtain reliability estimates on instruments. When the populations and resulting samples are very small and select, the ability to obtain reliability estimates becomes very difficult. As a result, many researchers ignore reliability concerns and forge ahead with data…
Descriptors: Estimation (Mathematics), Higher Education, Likert Scales, Measurement Techniques
Brunner, Marjorie L., Ed.; Casto, R. Michael, Ed. – 1987
The following are among the 40 papers included in this proceedings: "Code of Ethics for Interdisciplinary Care" (Thomasma); "Training Model for Increasing Team Excellence and Efficiency" (Clayton, Lund); "Organizational Structures of Health Care Teams" (Farrell, Schmitt, Heinemann); "Nutrition Support Practice" (Johnson); "Dividing up the Work on…
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Geriatrics, Health Services, Higher Education
Carney, Margaret M.; Kivlahan, Daniel R. – 1992
This study replicated an earlier study which identified five subtypes of outpatient alcoholics (Uninvolved, Participation, Ambivalent, Precontemplation, Contemplation) according to the stages of change model, extending the effort to 404 polydrug users at a Veterans Administration hospital. Subjects were administered a demographic questionnaire;…
Descriptors: Change, Drug Addiction, Drug Rehabilitation, Models
Bradham, Douglas D.; Chico, Innette Mary – 1986
Florida's District 12 Veterans Administration (VA) wanted to deliver medical case-management services to veterans not receiving home-based services due to the geographic restrictions of the VA's Hospital-Based Home Care Program. The Florida Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services (HRS) desired to demonstrate the effectiveness of nurse…
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Caregiver Training, Caregivers, Coordination
Tucker, Dorothy; Vance, Mary, Ed. – 1968
The 266 items cited include material published since July 1960, organized in the following ten groups: (1) general discussion, and feasibility; (2) statewide electronic data processing (EDP) systems; (3) EDP in local governments; (4) intergovernmental EDP systems; (5) EDP in the planning agency; (6) data banks and information systems; (7) computer…
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Computers
Botterbusch, Karl F. – 1983
This guide is intended to assist vocational rehabilitation counselors in planning and conducting short-term vocational evaluations of clients. The first section discusses the elements that must be included in a comprehensive vocational evaluation. Next, strategies for conducting a vocational evaluation are explained. The next section, a case study…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Diagnostic Tests, Evaluation Criteria, Evaluation Methods
Krutilla, Jennifer O.; And Others – 1992
This pilot study used a multidisciplinary, ethnographic approach to evaluate effects of prenatal drug exposure on four cocaine/polydrug-exposed infants and their rural mothers/caregivers and to begin development of a model training program. The study involved document review of hospital and social services records, participant observation,…
Descriptors: Cocaine, Congenital Impairments, Drug Abuse, Ethnography
Harris, William M. – 1987
The Improving Vocational Guidance and Counseling through Career Awareness, Orientation and Exploration summer program was developed to provide a 3-week career awareness and exploration program for teacher-recommended disadvantaged minority middle school students from the Richmond Public Schools in Virginia. A total of 18 African, African-American,…
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Counseling, Career Exploration, Career Guidance
Latshaw, Lois L. – 1975
The project was designed to assess the learning needs of selected health occupations at the vocational level and to develop guidelines for the establishment and administration of a model for a health occupations continuing education center based upon these needs. Licensed practical nurses, nurses aides, and operating room technicians employed in…
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Continuing Education Centers, Educational Needs, Educational Planning
Clouse, R. Wilburn, Ed. – 1976
These proceedings, intended to provide an outline of the basic concepts presented during the conference of administrators of multidiscipline health-related organizations and to serve as a stimulus for improving training programs in University Affiliated Facilities (UAFs), include 16 papers presented by conference resource persons. They are…
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Administrators, Conference Reports, Conferences
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