Explore BrainMass

Health Care Management

Negative physician behavior

Explain what actions on the part of the HMO organization would likely cause negative physician behavior. Please provide an example

Health care scenario

Scenario Summary - Cooper-Pearson Sports Marketing Cooper-Pearson is a very successful sports marketing company with 75 employees. It has been in existence for 10 years, and clearly has a bright future. One of the fundamental reasons for Cooper-Pearson? s phenomenal growth has been an investment in selecting the best and

Health Services- HMO and PPO

How has the relationship between the government and HMOs changed over the past seven years? How do HMO plans differ from PPO plans?

A Case of an elderly woman's right to decide treatment.

Mrs. Jane Doe is a 80-year old, retired, widowed school teacher who has been living in an apartment at the FED Assisted Living Facility for 4 years. She was recently diagnosed with chronic renal failure. Her doctor is recommending dialysis. She has no family remaining but does have comfortable resources as she has lived fruga

Need help with these questions about (HIM) Health Information Management

1. Describe how you would explain to a new health information management (HIM) employee the purpose and goals of managing health information. 2. Identify a registry with which you are familiar and describe the purpose and process of maintaining that registry. What are the benefits to the community? 3. Describe three majo

The roles of informaticists

Describe the ways that our roles as informaticists are impacted by the choice of which EMR system our institution chooses to implement, and the ways that professionals across the institution make use of that EMR. The Ninth Edition of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) was published in 1977. The Tenth Edition

The need for the proposed change in the organization is reiterated.

O Examine the need in the organization for your proposed change. o Examine organizational and individual barriers to your proposed change. o Identify factors that might influence your proposed change. o Summarize factors influencing organizational readiness for your proposed change. o Identify the theoretical model that rela

Health Care: Hiring and Temporary Staff

Your company is opening a new service line. Jobs are being posted for both management and staff. As the CEO for the new service line, do you want to make or buy your administrative team? Do you want to make or buy the general staff for the new division? What special needs would a staff you make have? What special needs would a s

Health care management

How does accountability of managers relate to leadership, organizational structure, and the mission and vision of an organization? How have health care organizations, in general, and your organization, in particular, evolved toward embracing management theory?

Health Care Legislation

The famous/infamous health care legislation has been passed. Need assistance in response to the legistative bill that states that businesses with fewer than 50 employees will get tax credits covering 35 percent of their health care premiums, and increasing to 50 percent by 2014.

Health Care Management

1. For each of the functions of management (planning, organizing, staffing, directing, coordinating, and representing) please help provide an example of someone who has performed them well, and why have the been so sucsessful. 2. How does a health care organization develop and promote an ethical values-based culture? 3

Healthcare reform

Read about your State at http://www.healthreform.gov/healthcarestatus.html and then discuss your thoughts regarding the need for health reform in your State. I live in FL, but not familar with all this.

Drug and Alcohol Assistance Policy

Could you please help with the following: Access the Arizona Board of Nursing Web site and refer to the resource tab. Review the drug and alcohol assistance policy. Be sure to specifically address: (1) What is the name of the assistant program? (2) What does the assistance program expect to accomplish (what are its

Healthcare Workforce Shortages Due to Aging of Healthcare Worker

Could you please help with the following: What can be done to address the issue of workforce shortages due to the general aging of the population of health care workers that are retiring? Is there any way to retain existing workers, including those that are able to retire?

Health improvement

Hi, Please help with a summary of its content and list at least five additional resources one might use for further research regarding the topic. Could you help me with some suggestions? The topic is attached below. Thanks for your help!

Explain workforce shortages in healthcare

There are several different reasons for workforce shortages, such as the general aging of the population of health care workers that are retiring, more health care professionals going into less stressful professions, decreases in the number of applications to allied health education, etc. List the top three reasons you believe t

Health care industry and stakeholders' perspective of uninsured.

Businesses feel the consequences of the uninsured problem: Not only do health care costs reduce our nations ability to compete in the global market place, but also the loss of productivety due to inllness or injury is a concern of any business. 1)How do you evaluate the problem of the uninsured from a stakeholder perspective

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) synopsis

While working the front desk at your medical office, a patient came in and started asking you several questions regarding the privacy of his records in accordance to The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). What rights do I have regarding my medical information? How do you correct or amend the p

Case study for health policy and law course

"Community Hospital" In January 2008, Susan Cromartie was admitted to Community Hospitalâ??s emergency room for treatment of an acute kidney stone. On admission, Susan gave the hospital her name and address and then was rushed to treatment. She was released 8 hours later. The hospital sent Susan a bill ($15,000, us

Financial Statements for Health Care

What are the purposes of the four financial statements used in an audited financial report? Which one is the most meaningful and why? Would your answers be different if they were not publicly owned? Explain how you attained the outcome.

Ways to reduce costs for health care benefits

Identify ways to reduce costs for health care benefits. Please identify possible methods that may be useful in cutting costs. Show the necessary steps and explain how you attained that outcome. Relate the answer to a medical service company.