Take a moment to explore the major calamities that have affected individuals worldwide within the last 5 years (Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Irene, the Japan earthquake/tsunami, the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico). Select two contemporary natural disasters that have occurr READ MORE »
Imagine you are part of a medical research team, and are tasked with gaining informed consent from potential participants. The study will seek to test an experimental drug with patients suffering from late-stage leukemia. The sample will be divided into a control group and the experimental group. Pa READ MORE »
1. Summarize and synthesize the most recent Medicare related legislation. What impact this will have on the involved stakeholders (i.e., patients, providers, third-party payers).
2 . Provide a forecast for Medicare Reform
Include a prediction of how this Medicare legislation will impact the READ MORE »
Gather and analyze data about infant mortality rates in the U.S. Then study research into the medical causes of infant mortality.
Using the Online Library, select and read five articles in peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Epidemiology, Journal of Environment Health, and the Journal o READ MORE »
Facing potential decreases in reimbursements from Medicare and Medicaid, the hospital recognizes that it must seek ways to control cost. As a result, you have suggested to the hospital administrator that it is important that the leadership team have a solid understanding of costs associated with bus READ MORE »