Identify a facility in your area by looking on the Internet. Find out as much as you can about the facility including the types of services that it offers. Describe the facility in terms of size, organization, types of patients, and average length of stay. What type of facility is it? What types of licensure and accreditation do they have? Do they provide ambulatory care or acute care? Did your findings surprise you? 2. HA540 : The meeting with the stakeholders was a success, yet they pose a great question and would like further explanation on it. Can you explain […]
Write a 7-9 page paper with bibliography. Your written assignments must follow APA guidelines. Be sure to support your work with specific citations from this week’s Learning Resources and additional scholarly sources as appropriate. Refer to the Pocket Guide to APA Style to ensure in-text citations and reference list are correct. You will synthesize your understanding of why Medicare Part D passed, as well as the influence of the various interest groups and governmental entities during this process. Make sure to discuss both the policy process and the policy environment—that is, the key players involved and other circumstances that shaped […]
Imagine that you are a long-term care administrator. You have had several new hires on your leadership team two of which have come from an acute care setting. You are concerned that some members of your leadership team are not fully informed about the state and federal laws that govern the operation of long-term care organizations. Write a 3–5-page memo in which you define accreditation and licensure including the four major accrediting organizations, compare and contrast the data collected in acute care organizations and how it differs in long-term care, and identify alternate storage systems best suited for long term […]
Share updates about your companies Molina Healthcare and Humana Healthcare. Have they launched a new product? Have they been involved in a scandal? Have they recently been fined for lack of compliance? Are their stocks fluctuating or holding steady? If nothing has changed, compare different aspects of the companies. Is one stronger or weaker in an area than the other? Is there something on which they could work together?
Licensure Regulations Locate the licensure regulations for your state. What are the provisions for the content of a health record? What are the rules regarding the timeliness of completion of a record? Locate any state laws regarding health information or medical records for your state. Are there retention statues? Are references to the costs of providing copies of medical records? Share your thoughts on whether you feel these are quite liberal or too strict. Examine your state’s regulations in relation to some of your peer’s posts. 2. HA545 : Your Opinion and Observations When you are ready, respond to the […]
For this Assignment, you will research the differences between clinical quality and customer service quality, specifically in long-term care. •Using the Medicare Nursing Home Compare website, research one nursing home that has a reported customer complaint. •Provide a general overview of the nursing home (e.g., name, location, bed size, ownership, etc.) •Discuss the overall quality of customer service offered at the nursing home (as evident by customer complaint inspection results) •Discuss the overall quality of clinical care offered at the nursing home (as evident by recent survey inspection results) •Discuss appropriate techniques that you would use to improve quality of […]
You will synthesize your understanding of why Clinton’s Health Plan was unsuccessful. Discuss the features of the Clinton health care reform plan and provide reasons why it failed and describe the influence of the various interest groups and governmental entities during this process. Make sure to discuss both the policy process and the policy environment—that is, the key players involved and other circumstances that shaped this policy-making effort. Consider and discuss the following: 1.Take a position in support or opposition 2.Discuss the context of this legislation – name the expected demanders and suppliers as outlined in our textbook, Chapter 3. […]
1 FOR MEASLES, 1 FOR HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, 1 FOR CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE AND 1 IS AN EXAMPLE HOW THE FACT SHEET SHOULD BE . INSTRUCTIONS The final item you will be creating for the Wellness Fair is a collection of three informational “Fact Sheets” that educate hospital employees about common diseases. After the Wellness Fair, these fact sheets will serve as quick-reference educational materials for patients. Choose three diseases from the “Essential Elements of a Disease Fact Sheet” document in the Resources section. After learning about each disease, create a four-page disease fact sheet that, in your own words, […]
. HA570 : What is the difference among morality, ethics, and the law? Provide an original example of each. Describe an instance whereby a decision may be ethical, but not moral. Why is it important for a healthcare leader to understand the differences among these? 2. HA575 : •What is healthcare marketing, and what is its role in today’s healthcare industry? Each question should be a min of 150 words. No need for a cover page. Make sure to separate out each question with the answer and reference listed directly after the answer.
As you have learned, differences exist between morality, ethics, and the law. Morality refers to an individual‘s moral compass or belief system based on their individual perspective. Ethics refers to the standard of action that should be performed, irregardless of an individual‘s perspective, opinion, or ideology. Law simply refers to any legal requirements involved. In an ethical dilemma, varying perspectives exist. Oftentimes, these perspectives include the patient, provider, caregiver, family member, or staff member. Every person has a unique perspective and it is these unique experiences that form our belief system. As a future leader in healthcare administration, it is […]