Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Consider, for example, a 76-year-old man who has a hemorrhagic stroke What services will he need through the duration of his recovery experience? Where will he receive care? How will he pay for the services he needs?

    Describe one organization/agency (give a name of agency) that would be involved in care delivery for your hypothetical patient. Provide specific details related to:
    The geographic location in which it is located
    The primary diagnosis of your hypothetical patient
    Types of patients typically treated at this facility
    Payment sources the organization accepts
    Performance improvement efforts
    Briefly identify other organizations/agencies with which your selected organization is likely to coordinate in order to provide optimal care.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 2, 2020, 6:00 am ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview


    Sorry. Forgot to include the first part-

    The patient would need diagnostic tests to locate the cause of hemorrhagic stroke. Thereafter he would need immediate admission to ICU where he would be monitored for blood pressure, breathing, seizures, swellings, etc. A surgery may be necessary to save patients life or improve chances of recovery. Type of surgery depends on cause of bleeding.

    Geographic Location
    The patient is located in Georgia, Atlanta and would be treated at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital, Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Atlanta.
    Primary diagnosis
    CT scan of brain would be the most important test to confirm brain hemorrhage. Later, a brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) test can be performed to understand what caused the bleeding. Other ...

    Solution Summary

    Details about Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital as applicable to patient with hemorrhagic stroke