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Assumptions Related to Health Assessment

What assumptions are used in assessing, say, prevalence of obesity among children and adolescents in Los Angeles County? What information is needed or useful in planning Interventions in Community Health? Identify information that could be used in public policy training.

Recent Legislation and Policy Formulation in Medicare

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 life of the Medicare program.

Health Care Resources

1-Should individuals with preexisting conditions be able to purchase health insurance at the same cost as those without such conditions? Why or why not? 2-What are the advantages of conducting a cost-benefit analysis on a new health care service an insurance company is considering, such as screening for prostate cancer as a c

Resource Allocation Ethics

Identify and evaluate the ethical principles used in resolving ethical dilemmas, and to apply the principles to specific ethical issues that may have professional, sociological, economic, legal or political implications. Specifically, from a standpoint of resource allocation, write a paper in which you take a position on why

Healthcare Leadership

What is the greatest difficulty of the National Center for Healthcare Leadership in achieving their vision and mission? Suggest one action that would help overcome the difficulties in achieving the vision and mission.

Roles of Health Information Technology

Question: Discuss five health information technology (HIT) roles and provide a brief description of each. How do their responsibilities differ from each other?

Quality and Risk Management in Healthcare

I need help. I don't know how to start on this project. I don't know what a scholarly composition is or how I should go about starting this. Do I just answer the questions below? Prepare a scholarly composition using references to support your thoughts and ideas. Denote the source of information included in your respo

Health Care Reform - Managed Care

1. Perform a literature search on the current health care issue of Managed Care. Find an article and summarize the article (200 words). 2. Research a possible solution to the current health care economic issue of Managed Care. The solution does not need to be extensive, but must represent the solution identified in the resear

Educated Healthcare Managers

If you were asked to design an idealized educational program for incumbent managers to enhance their overall effectiveness what would it look like? What type of problems would you anticipate and how would the training program resolve or mitigate these problems?

Benchmarking Concept

Explain the concept of "benchmarking " for health care organizations. What is it? How is it used? What is the process?

Health Care Management: Know Thy Partner

Do you agree or disagree with the phrase "Know Thy Partner"? One of the biggest mistakes that can occur in an alliance is to assume that your partner feels the same way you do about the alliance. Know your partners strategic goals and tell them your goals to see their reaction. Engage early and look for early warning signs, and

Developing a SWOT Analysis for a Hospital

A Children's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, has long been considered an outstanding medical center specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric problems. This facility is linked academically to the Harvard University Medical School. Conduct a brief SWOT analysis for the Children's Hospital in light of the present

Public Health Surveillance Critique

Discuss the adequacies or inadequacies of the current system of public health surveillance in the United States. What would you identify as areas that need immediate address and in what areas is the United States exemplary? "Public health surveillance is the ongoing, systematic collection, analysis, interpretation, and di

Privacy Requirements in Healthcare Administration

What are the privacy requirements under HIPAA? Explain why confidentiality of health information has been a controversial public policy issue. Give a real world example. How can health information be better protected? Research and present two real life strategies that have been successfully implemented within the last five years

Financial Aspects of Health Care Delivery

- Government insurance - Inmate care A. Compare how over time Government insurance and Inmate care payment models have influenced the cost of health care to the nation as part of the gross domestic product. B. How is this effect different from self-pay insurance and employer insurance? C. Discuss the various models of

Health Care Conflict Management

Part 1: What types of skills do you believe managers need to possess in order to successfully manage conflict in an organization? Which of these skills do you possess? What might be your greatest weakness as a conflict resolver? What can you do to strengthen your weak areas? Part 2: You work at a hospital that outsources its

Health Care Delivery Systems in the United States

1. How have demographic changes and cultural values influenced the evolution of health care delivery systems in the United States? 2. Does the United States currently use a medical model or wellness model or both? Briefly explain your position. What factors have led to using these models? 3. In regard to local hospital au

Training and Development in Health Care

I need help writing a response about training and education in health care. Within this response, please answer and speak about the following. This is for an HR class I am taking. Please use our own words and cite where needed. - Explain why training and education are vital in health care. - Explain the importance of m

Role of Stakeholders in the U.S. Healthcare System

Role of Stakeholders In spite of its impressive accomplishments, the U.S. health care system is fraught with problems and dilemmas. There is a growing concern that health care is a big, complex, unmanageable business. In this week's reading, six major stakeholders were identified, they are: the public, employers, providers

Healthcare Organizations - Data Capture

Identify two ways that healthcare organizations perform marketing related data capture that do not violate any regulatory stipulations. Analyze and discuss how these might change in the future and why.

This article is a summary and synthesis of the most recent steps toward health care reform; and Medicare related legislations in the United States. The article also analyzes the impact this will have on stakeholders: patients, providers, and third-party payers.

This is a forecast for health care reform in the United States as well as a summary of recent legislations and modifications especially as they relate to Medicare Part D programs. Recent trends, and modifications, and their impact, and projection for Medicare and health care in general are also addressed. Lastly, recommendation