Occupational Therapy Manager, 5th Edition
Edited by Karen Jacobs, EdD, OTR/L, CPE, FAOTA, and Guy L. McCormack, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
In today’s health care environment, occupational therapy practitioners in clinical and leadership positions must be prepared to ensure that clients receive the highest quality of care; staff morale and efficiency remain high; businesses and organizations are profitable; and the profession is recognized by other health care professionals, reimbursers, and clients as a valuable service steeped in evidence. The Occupational Therapy Manager, 5th Edition can help occupational therapy practitioners become capable, effective leaders across all practice settings. This new edition includes 37 new and updated chapters, discussing the how-to aspects of creating evidence-based practices; effectively leading and motivating staff; ensuring ethical service delivery; and important day-to-day items such as budgeting, documentation, and reimbursement. Chapters also are updated to reflect health care reform and its potential effects on occupational therapy.
- Section I: Defining and Rethinking Management
- Section II: Strategic Planning
- Section III: Leading and Organizing
- Section IV: Controlling Outcomes
- Section V: Public Policy, Professional Standards, and Collaboration
- Section VI: Supervision
- Appendixes—Occupational Therapy Code of Ethics and Ethics Standards, Scope of Practice, and more!
The Occupational Therapy Manager is the best-selling and most comprehensive management book in the profession and is a fundamental, classic text for all occupational therapy students, practitioners, and managers.