Thomas Jefferson University

Books & Journals

The Jefferson College of Population Health produces a variety of publications, including books, peer-reviewed journals and newsletters. Faculty and staff of the College have authored and edited ground-breaking works that focus on topics such as quality and safety, health care governance, medical education, population health and health policy.

Books

Health Care Quality: The Clinician's Primer

Health Care Quality: The Clinician's Primer. Edited by David B. Nash, MD, MBA, Janice Clarke, RN, Alexis Skoufalos, EdD, Melissa Horowitz; American College of Physician Executives (April 9, 2012).

Purchase from American College of Physician Executives.

Demand Better! Revive Our Broken Healthcare System

Demand Better! Revive Our Broken Healthcare System. Sanjaya Kumar, MD, MSc, MPH, and David B. Nash, MD, MBA; Second River Healthcare Press.

Purchase from Second River Healthcare Press.

Population Health: Creating a Culture of Wellness

Population Health: Creating a Culture of Wellness (2nd edition). David B. Nash, MD, MBA, Raymond J. Fabius, MD, Alexis Skoufalos, EdD, Janice L. Clarke, Melissa R. Horowitz. Jones & Bartlett Learning; 2nd Edition (March 2015).

Purchase from Jones & Bartlett Learning or Amazon.

Governance for Health Care Providers. The Call to Leadership

Governance for Health Care Providers. The Call to Leadership. Edited by David B. Nash, MD, MBA, William J. Oetgen, MD, MBA, and Valerie P. Pracilio. Productivity Press (December 10, 2008)

Productivity Press (December 10, 2008). Purchase from CRC Press or Amazon.

The Health Care Quality Book: Vision, Strategy and Tools

The Health Care Quality Book: Vision, Strategy and Tools. Edited by Elizabeth R. Ransom, MD, Maulik S. Joshi, DrPH, David B. Nash, MD, MBA, Scott B. Ransom, DO, FACHE. Health Administration Press; 2nd edition (November 14, 2008).

Purchase from Health Administration Press or Amazon.

Practicing Medicine in the 21st Century

Practicing Medicine in the 21st Century. Edited by David B. Nash, MD, MBA, Alexandria Skoufalos, EdD, Megan Hartman MS, and Howard Horwitz, MPH. American College of Physician Executives; 1st edition (November 1, 2006).

Purchase from American College of Physician Executives Publishers or Amazon.

The Quality Solution: The Stakeholder's Guide to Improving Health Care.

The Quality Solution: The Stakeholder's Guide to Improving Health Care. Edited by David B. Nash, MD, MBA, and Neil I. Goldfarb. Jones & Bartlett Publishers; 1st edition (September 15, 2006).

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Economic Evaluation in U.S. Health Care: Principles and Applications

Economic Evaluation in U.S. Health Care: Principles and Applications. Laura T. Pizzi, PharmD, MPH, and Jennifer Lofland, PhD, PharmD, MPH. Jones and Bartlett Publishers; 1st edition (September 23, 2005).

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Connecting with the New Healthcare Consumer: Defining Your Strategy.

Connecting with the New Healthcare Consumer: Defining Your Strategy. David B. Nash, MD, MBA, Mary Pat Manfredi, Barbara Bozarth, and Susan Howell. Jones and Bartlett Publishers; 1st edition (April 15, 2001)

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Disease Management: A Systems Approach to Improving Patient Outcomes Research

Disease Management: A Systems Approach to Improving Patient Outcomes Research. Edited by Warren E. Todd, MBA, and David Nash, MD, MBA. Josey-Bass; 1st edition (January 22, 2001).

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Journals & Journal Supplements

American Journal of Medical Quality

American Journal of Medical Quality – Official Journal of the American College of Medical Quality. This peer-reviewed journal keeps readers informed about the resources, processes and perspectives contributing to quality measurement and improvement, and presents a forum for the exchange of ideas, strategies and methods in the delivery of health care. ajm.sagepub.com

P&T (Pharmacy and Therapeutics)

P&T (Pharmacy and Therapeutics) – This peer-reviewed journal provides pharmacy and therapeutics committee members with the latest information to help them manage their formularies and establish medication-related policies. Additional resources such as video interviews and daily breaking news can also be found at www.PTcommunity.com. For product formulary data, P&T committee members may register for access via this website or by going directly to www.Formkit.com.

Population Health Management

Population Health Management – Official Journal of DMAA: The Care Continuum Alliance. This authoritative peer-reviewed journal delivers a comprehensive, integrated approach to the field of population health and provides information designed to improve the systems and policies that affect health care quality, access and outcomes.
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American Health & Drug Benefits

American Health & Drug Benefits – This peer-reviewed journal examines drug and other healthcare intervention value from the separate and unified vantage points of each healthcare stakeholder: patients, payers, providers, purchasers, manufacturers, distributors, regulators and evaluators. www.ahdbonline.com

 

Recent Journal Supplements

Population Health Management

Community Health Collaboratives: Supporting Innovation in Public Policy, Care Delivery, and Coordination, October 2013

A special Open Access supplement focusing on long-term, effective solutions to improving health care quality and reducing costs. Funding for this enduring material was provided to the Jefferson College of Population Health by the Nicholson Foundation.

American Journal of Medical Quality

Re:imagine: A Report on the UHC Annual Conference 2012 (PDF)

More than 1,600 UHC members, staff and supplier partners gathered in Orlando for UHC’s second annual member conference, a national showcase for performance improvement ideas in health care.