Visit your local health department either in person or via their website and find out how it is structured. In addition, please describe how the department in addressing a local health issue. Document your findings as a 250 word essay that includes the following information: What is the structure of the department, organizational chart List the activities and services of the department Give details of one of their programs Discuss any resources the department has for the community
Write Part 3, the final section of the Proposal, adding the following critical elements: •The proposal begins with the revised Unit 3 and Unit 5 Assignment based on all instructor feedback. •Includes a detailed explanation of the role of the senior level informatacist in disaster planning, implementation, public education, and disaster plan evaluation. •Includes the operational and financial change model, including a budget and funding source. •Ends with a conclusion about how the disaster plan will be put to work in the real world.
You are a member of the senior hospital administration. You become aware of a problem involving a long-time and well-respected employee, as well as the supervisor of said employee. The employee in question is a social worker; a very competent and very conscientious professional. His wife has recently suffered a stroke with significant residual neurological deficit. This has resulted in the necessity that the social worker take days off to care for her; come in late or leave early to take her to medical, physical, or occupational therapy appointments; etc. It is thought that, because of these demands on his […]
Search and select two scholarly and/or peer-reviewed articles within the scope of patient safety culture and/or health care ethics. Summarize each article in one to two pages. Your paper must be two to four pages in length, with one to two pages for each article, excluding title page and reference pages. Utilize two scholarly and/or peer-reviewed articles that were published within the last five years. Document all references in APA style
Explain the importance of measurement and developing criteria for efficiency, effectiveness, performance, efficacy, and quality in health organizations. Why is this important to health leader evaluation?
Create a scenario in which the HIPAA Notice of Breach of Confidentiality form would be used. 2. Create a scenario in which the affidavit of medical records form would be used. 3. Create a scenario in which the certificate of destruction of medical records form would be used. 4. Create a scenario in which the subpoena duces teum form would be used. 5. Create a scenario in which the release of information form would be used. 6. Create a scenario in which the specialized patient record release of information form would be used. 7. Create a scenario in which the […]
Changes in Hospital Quality Associated with Hospital Value-Based Purchasing The final project will be a seven (7) page (content) written case analysis and article critique/paper on paying for health services (Chapter 3) and cost allocation (Chapter 4). The article is provided as supplemental material to gain insight on one of the many payment methods for health services. Cost allocation is a health care financial management process. The critique/paper is assigned because writing skills are important for managers, even if graphs, tables, charts, and many figures are manipulated, calculated, and possibly solved in health care organizations. The final project case and […]
Discuss why it is important for a health organization to adopt an overall information system architecture. Discuss the challenges that are associated with adopting an overall information architecture. Look at your fellow classmates’ responses and explain how their challenge can be overcome or how they can turn that challenge into something meaningful for the organization
Instructions Technology is changing and evolving. Conduct a search of the Library and internet to identify several new or emerging technologies. Describe each technology and discuss its potential use in the management of health care information or the development of health care information systems. Identify some of the major issues in the adoption of these technologies that have been discussed in the paper. Requirements •The Assignment should be a minimum of four to five pages in length, prepared in a Microsoft Word document. •Include a title page and reference page. Length requirements do not include the title page, and the […]
Health Insurance and the Affordable Care Act Due Week 8 and worth 150 points Suppose you have been tasked with purchasing health insurance for your organization that has fifty full-time employees. Use the Internet or Strayer databases to research different types of health insurance. Write a 2 page paper in which you: Suggest one (1) plan that you would use to purchase health insurance for your organization. Determine the extent to which employee lifestyle choices and health economics would factor in to your chosen plan. Provide a rationale for your response. Analyze the implication of the Affordable Care Act on […]