HSM Week 7 Course Project Introduction This course project gives you the opportunity to select a problem that currently exists in our healthcare system and analyze its implications on our healthcare system.
Discuss how a single-payer system may improve access and cost containment in the U.
Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers. What writers say something of value?
You have also learned the following facts that may be impacting these workforce shortages: In order to meet the project requirements, it is important to identify an issue or problem within the healthcare system. The new facility across town has continued to cut into Middlefield's market share by admitting more patients.
There are little reliable utilization and reimbursement data available. No one at Middlefield Hospital is assigned to manage these contracts or maintain ongoing relationships with managed care companies.
They are expected to be fair both to the companies and executives who issue financial information and to the outside persons who use it. This hospital has always been committed to high quality in patient care. You have also learned the following facts that may be impacting these workforce shortages: The exercise of due professional care requires observance of all general standards and fieldwork standards but adds an additional element of professionalism.
Auditing and assurance services. The hospital governance plays an important role because of the need for funds to help keep the hospital. As I have been assigned the position as the new Chief Executive Officer CEO of Middlefield Hospital, I will provide strategies and recommendations needed for implementation to turnaround the hospital into a more positive experience not only for the patients but for the employees as well.
Slide 2 The payer mix of Middlefield Hospital is comprised of more and more Medicare, Medicaid, and uninsured patients, and fewer patients have commercial insurance. What contingency plans do you recommend?
What writers say something of value? Grading Rubrics Introduce the issue. Critically evaluate the use of technology in healthcare and the challenges it presents in healthcare delivery.
The reporting should be clear and concise and include no misleading information. Possible Course Project Describe the problems with our multiple reimbursement systems. Which program is doing a better job balancing these issues, and why?
Also by providing better compensation packages to prospective employees might help as well. Critically evaluate the use of technology in healthcare and the challenges it presents in healthcare delivery.
See a more detailed Grading Rubric below. How will I evaluate the effectiveness of the implemented recommended solution? In short, demonstrate an understanding of the literature and apply it sensibly to the problem. You can decide to make it visible only to you or to a restricted audience.
Essex University a local college is considering eliminating its nursing degree program because there is continual difficulty in recruiting well qualified instructors. Choose one particular form of complementary nontraditional, alternative medicine and explain why it may not be accepted by insurance providers or reimbursed by insurance companies.
The paper should include 8—10 references in APA or another approved format.
The most common and unconscious form of plagiarism is when a direct quotation is simply paraphrased. In a recent meeting, the chief financial officer CFO indicated that the financial performance of the hospital has been deteriorating over the last 6 months.
Choose references judiciously and cite them accurately. From health insurance, to IT, to security everyone plays a key part in making sure that the patients feel comfortable.
Why is it of value? An important element of this section is to show very clearly how you applied course concepts to arrive at a workable solution and a successful implementation.
What aspects of the problem remain unresolved by my solution? Save time by spreading curation tasks among your team. The most common and unconscious form of plagiarism is when a direct quotation is simply paraphrased.
Employee morale has deteriorated over the last 12 months. This facility is attracting young families to seek services at this location.You have been the CEO of Middlefield Hospital for 2 1/2 years and finally resolved the workforce challenges that plagued the hospital when you first arrived.
What are the primary responsibilities of hospitals and other medical facilities regarding advance directives? (Points: 20) 3. (TCO F) Discuss three types of discrimination in the workplace and the federal regulations that have been implemented to protect employees from this discrimination.
4. (TCO C) Discuss whether you see marketplace competition as a positive or negative influence on the development of hospitals and health services in the U.S. Defend your position; offer example(s) to support your points. 5. (TCO B) Discuss whether government plays a role to ensure an adequate healthcare workforce.
HSM Week 6 You Decide Activity HSM Week 6 DQ 1 Errors, Safety HSM Week 6 DQ 2 Improving Quality HSM Week 7 Course Project Due HSM Week 7 DQ 1 Fraud and Abuse HSM Week 7 DQ 2 Healthcare Management HSM Week 8. HSM Week 1 DQ 1 Costs, Quality, and Access HSM Week 1 DQ 2 Illness vs.
Health Promotion HSM Week 2 DQ 1 Healthcare Workforce HSM Week 2 DQ 2 Government Programs HSM Week 3 DQ 1 Private Insurance HSM Week 3 DQ 2 The Uninsured HSM Week 4 DQ 1 Prim. HSM Week 6 You Decide Activity HSM Week 6 DQ 1 Errors, Safety HSM Week 6 DQ 2 Improving Quality HSM Week 7 Course Project Due HSM Week 7 DQ 1 Fraud and Abuse HSM Week 7 DQ 2 Healthcare Management.Download