Organizational Structure Presentation Annotated Bibliography Buchbinder, S.B., & Shanks, N.H. (2012). Introduction to health care management (2nd ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. • Summary: This is course textbook and it supports an overall view of health care management. This book provides details on how to maintain and sustain a position as a health care manager. The functions and tools needed to perform your job. Each chapter gives details on a variety of topics such as; strategic planning, leadership, quality improvements basics, organizational behavior and management thinking, and many more topics, to be a successful health care manager. Lombardi, D.M., & Schermerhorn, J.R. (2007). Healthcare Management: Tools and techniques for managing in a health care environment. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. • Summary: This text book is mentioned in are weekly readings and have given an insight on the tools and techniques for managing a health care environment. It touched on the responsibilities of managers, the structure of the organization, and the importance of effective communication. It also referenced organizational tools, effective/ planning tools, and the use of effective strategies. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health. (n.d.). NCBI bookshelf.
Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK64068 • Summary: This is chapter 6 from NCBI bookshelf that focuses on performance improvement and outcomes monitoring. The information details how to monitor performance so the organization is able to know what processes are successful and what is not, so that adjustments may be made for quality. Doucette, C. (2014). Internal and External Factors that Affect an Organization. In Small Business Chronicle. Retrieved June 28, 2014, from http://smallbusiness.chron.com/internal-external-factors-affect-organization-16641.html • The author Chrystal Doucette works as a health and education reporter. She also works as a contributing writer for the Everett Business Journal. She holds a Masters’ Degree in Communication and Bachelors’ in Journalism. In this article, she discusses the importance of internal.