Professionalism in Healthcare: A Primer for Career Success

3.22 avg rating
( 9 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780135153871: Professionalism in Healthcare: A Primer for Career Success

Professionalism in Healthcare, 3/e addresses the special skills and attitudes that a  worker must possess to be recognized as a health care professional. This text stresses the idea that professional recognition isn’t automatically bestowed upon a person when he or she completes an educational program, obtains a degree or certificate, or secures a license to practice. Recognition as a healthcare professional has to be earned and maintained each and every day. Professionalism is a state of mind, a way of “being,” “knowing,” and “doing” that distinguishes "exceptional" workers from the "ordinary".  Enhancing professionalism has become a major challenge for healthcare educators, employers, and personnel. This text helps meet that challenge by describing the professional standards that apply to all health care workers–the “common ground” that everyone shares in providing the quality care and service excellence that today's patients deserve and demand.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

 

Dr. Makely manages administrative projects and the Employee Education and Development department for Clarian Health Partners in Indianapolis, one of the nation’s preeminent health care organizations employing 12,000 people. She's a Radiologic Technologist with a Master’s degree in Education and a Ph.D. in Human Resources. Dr. Makely has developed and directed allied health education programs, career advancement initiatives, and workforce education and development projects for more than thirty five years.

 

Dr. Makely is a consultant, speaker, author, and researcher. As President and CEO of Pine Ridge Publications, Inc. she has authored and published several books on health careers, cross-training, teamwork, and professionalism for Pine Ridge Publications, Prentice Hall, and other publishing companies. Dr. Makely authored the first two editions of Prentice Hall's health care professionalism texts as well as the new, third edition scheduled for publication in January, 2008.

 

Dr. Makely served on the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), the Advisory Panel of the National Multiskilled Health Practitioner Clearinghouse, the Pew Health Professions Commission’s Allied Health Advisory Panel, the National Health Care Skill Standards Review Committee, and the Indiana Chamber's Employer Advisory Council. She has directed several grant-funded programs including a federal demonstration site for the US Department of Labor and Workplace Skills programs for the Indiana Department of Workforce Development. In 1991, Dr. Makely was honored as the Baxter Fellow for Innovation in Health Management by the American Hospital Association's Research and Educational Trust and the Baxter Foundation.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Makely, Sherry
Published by Pearson 2008-02-04 (2008)
ISBN 10: 0135153875 ISBN 13: 9780135153871
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Cellar, LLC
(Nashua, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson 2008-02-04, 2008. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0135153875 BRAND NEW. A portion of your purchase of this book will be donated to non-profit organizations. Over 1,000,000 satisfied customers since 1997! We ship daily M-F. Choose expedited shipping (if available) for much faster delivery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders. Bookseller Inventory # Z0135153875ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
3.27
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.23
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Makely, Sherry
ISBN 10: 0135153875 ISBN 13: 9780135153871
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
AMAZINGBOOKDEALS
(IRVING, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 0135153875BNA

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.22
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Makely, Sherry
Published by Prentice Hall (2008)
ISBN 10: 0135153875 ISBN 13: 9780135153871
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0135153875

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.22
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Makely, Sherry
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0135153875 ISBN 13: 9780135153871
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 3
Seller
BOOKER C
(Kalamazoo, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0135153875 New softcover book. Includes sealed CD-ROM. DAILY SHIPPING!. Bookseller Inventory # 82715-164X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Makely, Sherry
Published by Prentice Hall (2008)
ISBN 10: 0135153875 ISBN 13: 9780135153871
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2008. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0135153875

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
29.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Makely, Sherry
Published by Prentice Hall (2008)
ISBN 10: 0135153875 ISBN 13: 9780135153871
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0135153875

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
29.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Makely, Sherry
Published by Pearson (2008)
ISBN 10: 0135153875 ISBN 13: 9780135153871
New Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110135153875

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
34.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.41
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds