Penn State faculty, alumni from capital region collaborate on new book

March 23, 2004

A collaboration among Penn State Harrisburg and Penn State College of Medicine faculty members and alumni has resulted in a new book to aid in the continuous improvement and redesign of health care delivery systems. Portable Health Administration, published by Elsevier, is designed to assist professionals in individual medical practices, hospitals, health systems, and state and federal government. The editors -- James T. Ziegenfuss Jr., Penn State Harrisburg professor of management and health care systems, and Joseph Sassani, professor of ophthalmology and pathology in the College of Medicine -- structured the volume into four parts: health care systems, policy, and access; critical organization and management issues; finance and insurance; and futures.
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