CPHQ Study Guide

  • Filename: cphq-study-guide.
  • ISBN: 1939587964
  • Release Date: 2013-10
  • Number of pages: 108
  • Author: Trivium Test Prep
  • Publisher:



Think all CPHQ study guides are the same? Think again! With easy to understand lessons and practice test questions designed to maximize your score, you'll be ready. When it comes to the Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality Exam, you don't want to waste time - and money! - having to study all over again because your score was too low.. You want to accelerate your education, not miss opportunities for starting your future career! Every year, thousands of people think that they are ready for the CPHQ exam, but realize too late when they get their score back that they were not ready at all. They weren't incapable, and they certainly did their best, but they simply weren't studying the right way. There are a variety of methods to prepare for the CPHQ Exam....and they get a variety of results. Trivium Test Preps CPHQ study guide provides the information, secrets, and confidence needed to get you the score you need - the first time around. Losing points on the CPHQ exam can cost you precious time, money, and effort that you shouldn't have to spend. What is in the book? In our CPHQ study guide, you get the most comprehensive review of all tested concepts. The subjects are easy to understand, and have fully-explained example questions to ensure that you master the material. Best of all, we show you how this information will be applied on the real exam; CPHQ Safety Fundamental practice questions are included so that you can know, without a doubt, that you are prepared. Our study guide is streamlined and concept-driven - not filled with excess junk, silly attempts at humor, or confusing filler - so you get better results through more effective study time. Why spend days or even weeks reading through meaningless junk, trying to sort out the helpful information from the fluff? We give you everything you need to know in a concise, comprehensive, and effective package.

Measuring Quality Improvement in Healthcare

  • Filename: measuring-quality-improvement-in-healthcare.
  • ISBN: 9780527762933
  • Release Date: 1995
  • Number of pages: 194
  • Author: Raymond G. Carey
  • Publisher: ASQ Quality Press



This ground-breaking book addresses the critical, growing need among health care administrators and practitioners to measure the effectiveness of quality improvement efforts. Written by respected healthcare quality professionals, Measuring Quality Improvement in Healthcare covers practical applications of the tools and techniques of statistical process control (SPC), including control charts, in healthcare settings. The authors' straightforward discussions of data collection, variation, and process improvement set the context for the use and interpretation of control charts. Their approach incorporates "the voice of the customer" as a key element driving the improvement processes and outcomes. The core of the book is a set of 12 case studies that show how to apply statistical thinking to health care process, and when and how to use different types of control charts. The practical, down-to-earth orientation of the book makes it accessible to a wide readership.

CPHQ Exam Practice Questions

  • Filename: cphq-exam-practice-questions.
  • ISBN: 1627332111
  • Release Date: 2014-03-31
  • Number of pages: 77
  • Author: Mometrix Media
  • Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc



CPHQ Exam Practice Questions are the simplest way to prepare for the CPHQ test. Practice is an essential part of preparing for a test and improving a test taker's chance of success. The best way to practice taking a test is by going through lots of practice test questions. Taking lots of practice tests helps ensure that you are not surprised or disappointed on your test day. Our CPHQ Exam Practice Questions give you the opportunity to test your knowledge on a set of questions. You can know everything that is going to be covered on the test and it will not do you any good on test day if you have not had a chance to practice. Repetition is a key to success and using practice test questions allows you to reinforce your strengths and improve your weaknesses. Detailed answer explanations are also included for each question. It may sound obvious, but you have to know which questions you missed (and more importantly why you missed them) to be able to avoid making the same mistakes again when you take the real test. That's why our CPHQ Exam Practice Questions include answer keys with detailed answer explanations. These in-depth answer explanations will allow you to better understand any questions that were difficult for you or that you needed more help to understand.

The Case Manager s Handbook

  • Filename: the-case-manager-s-handbook.
  • ISBN: 9781449619244
  • Release Date: 2010-10-25
  • Number of pages: 875
  • Author: Catherine M. Mullahy
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers



Written by renowned author, Catherine Mullahy, The Case Manager s Handbook, Fourth Edition, is the ultimate how-to guide for case managers. This practical resource helps case managers build fundamentals, study for the CCM exam, and most importantly, advance their careers after the exam. Using real-life examples and an easy-to-read, conversant style, this reference defines Best in Class case management, examines the case management process, and presents practical procedural information. It is an excellent daily reference and training resource for new case managers and seasoned professionals in various setting facing the day-to-day challenges of case management. Certain to become the go to resource resource that previous editions have, this Fourth Edition features updated and enhanced chapters, and brand new chapters covering such timely topics as: * Obesity The New Epidemic * Our Nation s Multiculturalism and Challenges to Case Managers * Health Literacy and Adherence Issues * Pharmaceuticals The Ever-Evolving World * Our Aging Population, Medical Advancements and New Case Management Considerations * Direct to Consumer Community-Based Case Management * Continuum Concepts"

Lean Six Sigma for the Healthcare Practice

  • Filename: lean-six-sigma-for-the-healthcare-practice.
  • ISBN: 9780873897600
  • Release Date: 2009
  • Number of pages: 225
  • Author: Roderick A. Munro
  • Publisher: ASQ Quality Press



This book is for those in healthcare practices whose customers/payers may be encouraging or requiring them to use Lean Six Sigma in the workplace, or to simply improve the way healthcare is being provided. The book is intended to be a basic, easy-to-read, quick and handy reference to the process improvement topics that are so important in healthcare. The first seven sections of the book cover the basics of Lean Six Sigma ("What is Lean Six Sigma?" through a "Lean Six Sigma Road Map for the Practice") and how it can be applied and implemented in the Practice. The remainder of the pocket guide gives a brief description of the various tools and methodologies used in Lean Six Sigma. Each discussion has purposefully been kept short and simple to allow for basic understanding. Also included are tips of how or when to use the tool.

CMSA Core Curriculum for Case Management

  • Filename: cmsa-core-curriculum-for-case-management.
  • ISBN: 0781779170
  • Release Date: 2008
  • Number of pages: 629
  • Author:
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



This text contains the core body of knowledge for case management practice as delineated by the Case Management Society of America (CMSA), the largest professional organization of case managers. The core curriculum provides a "synthesis of case management evolution," and presents essential elements, concepts, and vision for current and future case management practice. This edition is significantly expanded to reflect the dynamic changes taking place in case management. Each chapter is organized in a consistent format that includes learning objectives; introduction; important terms and concepts; key definitions; and references.

Case Management in Healthcare

  • Filename: case-management-in-healthcare.
  • ISBN: 0721671756
  • Release Date: 1999
  • Number of pages: 393
  • Author: Peggy Rossi
  • Publisher: Saunders



This hands-on manual covers the increasingly important area of case management in comprehensive, up-to-the-minute detail! It not only offers the field's most clinically focused coverage of the subject, but also provides practical details on a range of specific diagnoses. CASE MANAGEMENT IN HEALTHCARE focuses on the case management processes, interventions, and collaborations that are vital to guiding patients through the continuum of care. This book emphasizes the how-tos needed in specific clinical situations. It also prepares students to manage the pitfalls and barriers that are frequently encountered in practice.

The Joint Commission Survey Coordinator s Handbook

  • Filename: the-joint-commission-survey-coordinator-s-handbook.
  • ISBN: 1615693246
  • Release Date: 2013-12-01
  • Number of pages: 274
  • Author: Jean S. Clark
  • Publisher: Hcpro, a Division of Blr



The Joint Commission Survey Coordinator's Handbook, 15th EditionJean S. Clark, RHIA, CSHA; Jodi L. Eisenberg, MHA, CPHQ, CPMSM, CSHA "T""he Joint Commission Survey Coordinator's Handbook" is the trusted resource thousands of accreditation professionals have relied on for years. This updated guide is the one-stop shop for new and experienced accreditation professionals. The book not only provides insider information on how to prepare for, survive, and respond to a hospital survey, it also provides historical context about the accreditation process to help new and veteran survey coordinators understand the "why" as well as the "how." "The ""Survey Coordinator's Handbook "features practical tools to prepare your organization, useful methods to keep things running smoothly during your survey, and tips and advice on how to follow up after the surveyors have left. The book also includes tools and sample documents that hospitals can use for their accreditation survey process. Benefits: All the information survey coordinators need to get up to speed on Joint Commission preparation Chapter-by-chapter tips for survey readiness and compliance Advice from industry veterans on what to do before, during, and after your survey visit Overviews of problematic survey components Follow-up tips for post-survey actions What's New: Reviews the most recent Joint Commission and CMS requirements for hospital survey. Each year there are large and small updates to the standards and regulations hospitals have to comply with, as well as cultural and process changes to the survey itself. The 15th edition compiles and explains in no-frills language exactly how your next Joint Commission visit will differ from your last and what you need to know before surveyors arrive. Table of Contents: Chapter 1: Accreditation at a Glance Chapter 2: Standard and Element of Performance Updates Chapter 3: Problematic Standards to Meet Chapter 4: Risk Reduction Strategies to Demonstrate Compliance Chapter 5: "Life Safety Code(R)" Compliance for the Non-Engineer Chapter 6: Preparation for Survey Chapter 7: After Your On-Site Survey Chapter 8: Ongoing Compliance Readiness Chapter 9: The Clarification Process Appendix: Tools, policies, and more Appendix A: Joint Commission Survey Tracer Appendix B: Joint Commission Survey Duties Checklist Appendix C: Risk Assessment Policy Process Appendix D: Risk Assessment Form: Infection Control Appendix E: Inpatient Medical Record Review Tool Appendix F: Infection Control Monitoring Tool Appendix G: Infection Control Team Rounds Tool Appendix H: Construction Risk Tool Appendix I: Required Education Summary Appendix J: QAPI Plan Appendix K: Tracer Worksheet Survey Appendix L: Joint Commission Documentation Checklist Appendix M: Sample Pain Procedures/Outpatient Pain Management Policy Appendix N: Documentation Requirement Checklist

Medical Terminology

  • Filename: medical-terminology.
  • ISBN: 9780134318851
  • Release Date: 2016-02-18
  • Number of pages: 436
  • Author: Suzanne S. Frucht
  • Publisher: Pearson



A fun, accessible way to connect with medical terminology Successful healthcare professionals make connections every day—whether it is connecting word parts to make medical terms, recognizing the interconnectedness of body structures and systems, or communicating with colleagues and patients. Medical Terminology: Get Connected! prepares readers to make these connections. Designed to be fun, accessible, and eye-catching, its powerful approach guides students step-by-step through mastering relevant word parts, understanding word roots, and word assembly. To help students learn meanings, correct spelling, pronunciation, and other components of each term, the book contains numerous exercises, tips, and colorful figures. As they practice and apply what they read, students will learn to build, translate, and link medical terms with confidence. Also available with MyMedicalTerminologyLab This title is also available with MyMedicalTerminologyLab, an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts. No matter their learning style, students will build a solid foundation of medical language through MyMedicalTerminologyLab’s interactive games, Dynamic Study Modules, and narrated lectures. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab™ & Mastering™ does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab & Mastering, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab & Mastering, search for: 0134320492 / 9780134320496 Medical Terminology: Get Connected! Plus MyMedicalTerminologyLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134318137 / 9780134318134 Medical Terminology: Get Connected! 0134318846 / 9780134318844 MyMedicalTerminologyLab with Pearson eText --Access Card--for Medical Terminology: Get Connected

Attention Games

  • Filename: attention-games.
  • ISBN: 1118040511
  • Release Date: 2010-12-17
  • Number of pages: 200
  • Author: Barbara Sher
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons



If you want to focus children's attention, you first have to capture their interest. Attention Games is filled with interesting and child-tested activities that can help children of all ages become better at focusing and paying attention. By sharing the upbeat, joyful activities in Attention Games, you can enhance your child's intelligence, boost his confidence, increase his ability to concentrate on one thing for long periods, and show that you care. Developed by Barbara Sher—parent, teacher, play therapy specialist and pediatric occupational therapist—these activities are specially designed to encourage kids to expand their powers of attention in ways that will help them throughout their lives.

The Healthcare Quality Handbook

  • Filename: the-healthcare-quality-handbook.
  • ISBN: 0972726489
  • Release Date: 2011-07-14
  • Number of pages: 900
  • Author: Janet A. Brown
  • Publisher: Jb Quality Solutions, Incorporated



* Is revised each year to provide the most current information available for those seeking a comprehensive look at the field of healthcare quality and/or preparing for CPHQ Certification. * Covers topics in the revised CPHQ Exam Content Outline. * Is the only resource that covers the entire CPHQ Exam Content Outline and includes Study Questions. * Contains 900 pages in eight chapters, each with a detailed Table of Contents: Healthcare Quality Concepts, Strategic Leadership, Quality Systems Management, Performance Improvement Processes, Information Management, People Management, Standards and Surveys, and U.S. Programs and Legislation. (see below for more detailed content outline) * Includes more than 375 Study Questions, divided by chapter. * Comes in a tabbed, two-inch D-ring binder for convenient use as an ongoing resource.

CNRN Exam Secrets Study Guide

  • Filename: cnrn-exam-secrets-study-guide.
  • ISBN: 1609714350
  • Release Date: 2014-03-31
  • Number of pages: 182
  • Author: Mometrix Media
  • Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc



***Includes Practice Test Questions*** CNRN Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive CNRN Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. CNRN Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CNRN Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Comprehensive sections including: Dementia, Spinal Vasculature, Partial Seizure, Glasgow Coma Scale, Degenerative Disc Disease, Benign Essential Tremor, Sleep Apnea, Epilepsy, Cervical Strain, Radiation Therapy, Hypertension, Aphasia, Cerebral Palsy, Secondary Cellular Injury, Pharmacotherapy, Computed Tomography, LOC, Syringomyelia, Dystonia Classifications, Chronic Pain Management, Vertigo, Lyme Disease, Hemifacial Spasm, TIA, Glioma, Bell's Palsy, Parasomnias, Lacunar Strokes, Thrombolytic Therapy, International Normalized Ratio, PTT, t-PA, NIHSS, Dermal Sinus, Geriatric Depression, Lumbar-Level Herniated Disc, Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, Posterior Fossa, Neurofibromatosis type I, Penumbra, and much more...

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