Community Practice in Occupational Therapy: A Guide to Serving the Community is an essential community practice resource for occupational therapy. This book integrates the history of health care and principles of management, marketing, and economics to provide guidelines for community practice. This informative guide provides readers with the tools to develop a marketing plan, search for funding of practice, and plans for the implementation and evaluation of a community program. Features include learning objectives, chapter summaries, case studies and PowerPoints
Includes bibliographic indexes and references.
Purchased with Kelowna General Hospital Foundation funds.
The context of health program development and evaluation
Context of health program development and evaluation
Diversity in programs and evaluation
Basics of planning for health programs and services
Health program development
Community health assessment for program planning
Program theory and interventions revealed
Program objectives and setting targets for objectives
Health program implementation
Logistics of program implementation
Process evaluation techniques
Impact and outcome evaluation of health programs
Impact evaluation questions and methods
Designs for impact evaluation
Evaluation data analysis and interpretation
From data to decision
Cost analysis : the basics
Continuing the cycle.