Designing Healthcare That Works: A Sociotechnical Approach, 1st Edition

  • Mark Ackerman
  • Michael Prilla
  • Christian Stary
  • Thomas Herrmann
  • Sean Goggins
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  • ISBN-10: 0128125845
  • ISBN-13: 9780128125847
  • DDC: 362.1068
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 232 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released April 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This book helps practitioners apply principles of sociotechnical design in healthcare and consider the adoption of new theories of change. The systematic understanding developed within the book’s case studies includes new ways of designing and adopting sociotechnical systems in healthcare.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
Biography of Authors.
1: Socio-technical Design for the Care of People With Spinal Cord Injuries.
2: Design Principles for Supporting Patient-Centered Journeys.
3: Supporting Collaboration to Preserve the Quality of Life of Patients at Home—A Design Case Study.
4: A Community Health Orientation for Wellness Technology Design & Delivery.
5: Socio-technical Betwixtness: Design Rationales for Health Care IT.
6: Stakeholders as Mindful Designers: Adjusting Capabilities Rather Than Needs in Computer-Supported Daily Workforce Planning.
7: Dashboard Design for Improved Team Situation Awareness in Time-Critical Medical Work: Challenges and Lessons Learned.
8: The Recording and Reuse of Psychosocial Information in Care.
9: Challenges for Socio-technical Design in Health Care: Lessons Learned From Designing Reflection Support.
10: Double-Loop Health Technology: Enabling Socio-technical Design of Personal Health Technology in Clinical Practice.
11: Designing Health Care That Works—Socio-technical Conclusions.