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Utilization Management

What are the different elements of a medical organizations utilization management plan and how do they contribute to health care quality?

What are two weaknesses of the plan and why would they be weakness?

What would be ways in which the weaknesses can be overcome?

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An essential element of a medical organization's utilization management plan are that organization's goals. This element of a medical organization's utilization management plan contribute to healthcare quality, due to the fact that the goal spell out the direct objectives or milestones that the organization seeks to achieve in reference to increasing its efficiency and effectiveness in providing the highest quality healthcare possible. Goals help to provide an area of focus for an organization in continuously improving the quality of healthcare that provides to its clients etc. The development of objectives is a second element of the utilization management plan, and consists of smaller accomplishments in a step-by-step manner that lead to the accomplishment of the overall ...