January 3, 2019

Security in Clinical and Patient Care Areas

Security in Clinical and Patient Care Areas Part A Discuss security-related issues that occur in the nursing unit and in clinical health care. Address drug diversion, access controls, and physical layout. (25 points) (A 1½-page response is required.) Part B Discuss JCAHO’s efforts to ensure patient safety, specifically addressing the tracer methodology and sentinel events. (25 points) (A 1½-page response is required.)
January 3, 2019

HIPAA regulations address security issues

HIPAA regulations address security issues This discussion question is comprised of two parts. (25 points) (A 1½-page response is required for the combination of parts A and B.) Part A Business offices, medical records, and human resources departments are common areas for breach of confidentiality and other security problems. Discuss security issues faced by these departments, specifically breach of confidentiality. (15 points) Part B How can compliance with HIPAA regulations address security issues within these departments? (10 points)
January 3, 2019

compliance, enforcement, costs, and changes to the law

compliance, enforcement, costs, and changes to the law Research at least three (3) articles on HIPAA since implementation of HIPAA’s final rule in 2003. Possible research topics include compliance, enforcement, costs, and changes to the law. Perform the following for each of the three (3) articles. (100 points) (A 3-page response is required.) Part A Summarize the contents of the article. (30 points) Part B Discuss whether the article instills confidence in you about the HIPAA program and the protection of your privacy and personal information. Explain why or why not. (30 points) Part C Discuss at least two (2) […]
January 3, 2019

Safety Policies

Safety Policies Instructions Safety Policies Recall your chosen firm and industry you have been using throughout the course. For this assignment, you will identify the top three major safety and health issues in your firm, and write a policy on each, consistent with Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) standards. There is a minimum requirement of 300 words for each of the three job policies. Each of the five domains of OSHA must be considered when writing these three policies: Hazard communication: How will you notify people of potentially dangerous or unhealthy work conditions? Blood-borne pathogens: How will you protect […]
January 3, 2019

Diabetic foot ulcers: prevention and management

Diabetic foot ulcers: prevention and management For this assignment you will be working on self-study modules through the Global Wound Academy website. Visit and register as a student. From there you will need to complete the following modules: Module 1: Skin structure and blood composition Module 2: Mechanisms of wound healing Module 4: Wound assessment Module 5: Lower extremity ulcers Module 7: Diabetic foot ulcers: prevention and management To receive credit for the assignment, please upload a screen shot of your transcript showing completion with your scores. To do this, select the orange tab at the top that says […]
January 3, 2019

the ethical and legal foundations of the health care policy

the ethical and legal foundations of the health care policy The Assignment (2–3 pages) APA Writing Style Please Cite all references!!! Provide an analysis of the ethical and legal foundations of the health care policy issue you selected(the healthcare policy, ensuring all have access to healthcare), Howard Mosby. Use ethics terms, theories and apply what you have studied in prior weeks. Explain what the ethical issue(s) are, and present the pro and con ethical positions surrounding the health care policy issue. Then, explain what the legal issue is, and present the pro and con legal positions surrounding the health care […]
January 3, 2019

Conflict and Communication

Conflict and Communication You have been working on a group project with several other students. The project has generally been going well, but one person on the project has not been pulling his or her weight, relying on everyone else in the group to complete the project. The group has discussed this problem, and you have elected as the person to communicate with the student who has not been helping on the project. Using Microsoft Word or a similar program, draft an email to your fellow student discussing the issue and what you think can or should be done to […]
January 3, 2019

Theoretical and Conceptual Frameworks

Theoretical and Conceptual Frameworks Last week, you spent time searching for and reviewing research articles related to your topic. Now, you are asked to spend time thinking about the theoretical or conceptual framework for your study. You may already have an idea of specific theories or concepts that relate to your topic. If so, you should begin thinking about what pieces, or aspects of the theories or concepts, relate the most to your topic and provide the basis for your study. If not, you should spend some time reviewing research articles that include one or more of the same variables […]
January 3, 2019

Strategies-Health Issues

Strategies-Health Issues Around the world, health issues impact the quality of life. For communities experiencing poor health conditions, international organizations offer a range of services, from treating common illnesses to addressing disease pandemics. For example, in some regions, malaria is a common health issue that is treated regularly by local ministries of health and with the help of a nongovernmental organization (NGO). A disease such as Avian flu might be treated through special funding from a regional or global intergovernmental organization (IGO) or other entities interested in stopping the spread of the disease. The work of IGOs and NGOs may […]
January 3, 2019

Respiratory Issues Complicated by Economic Disadvantage

Respiratory Issues Complicated by Economic Disadvantage A mother brings her 8-year-old child to the clinic, stating the child “just isn’t breathing right, doesn’t want to play, just lies on the couch — this happens all the time.” The appearance of both mother and child is disheveled. The child’s wheezing can be heard across the room. When asked if the child is better at any certain time of the day, the mother responds, “It’s like this all the time and has been for the past year — we saw a doctor last year who diagnosed asthma but we don’t have any […]
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