What are the three interconnected phases of health policy making? How do they affect each other? What are the major activities in the formulation, implementation, and evaluation/modification stages? How does economics apply to health care policy?
How do various socioeconomic, individual beliefs & habits, and access to care contribute to health status? How does the health status of a population impact a community? What are the societal responsibilities for health?
If expenditures on medical services are less effective in reducing mortality rates than are changes in lifestyle behavior, why does the U.S. continue to spend an increasing portion of its resources on medical care? Feel free to draw upon your own experiences as well as the Library or other resources to answer this question
In the Drug Free Workplace Act (1988) and the Equal Pay Act (1963), I must list both the positive and negative effect of these laws for the health care provider, the consumer, and health care employees. Any help is greatly appreciated
You have been asked to explain managed care to new staff members. * Describe the common techniques of managed care, including limitations on patients and providers, anti-trust concerns, and proposed legislation to protect both patients and providers. * Discuss important legal, ethical, and policy implications of manage
This job chooses a controversial health care topic, both in this year and ten years from now. See the attached file.
Often a small change in an organization or policy can lead to a large-scale, profound change. Provide an example of this in either the public or private health care arena.
Information systems will fundamentally change the ways in which healthcare organizations are structured. Discuss.
Please assist in answering the questions following the scenario: In November 2003 the U.S. Congress passed a controversial health policy bill that President George W. Bush signed into law. The new legislation makes the most far-reaching changes to Medicare since the program was created in 1965. Please address the following
Would you be able to discuss the impact of health policies on the social factors that help determine health? Use the Web resources or other resources to find an example that illustrates your answer.
How does the utilization of health care influence health outcomes? Should HIV testing be made mandatory in the U. S. as part of a routine physical? These questions are explored.
Discuss the Organizational Structure of the Health Care Organization (HCO), including the role of the governing body and the role and activities of the PSO. Discuss in some detail. U.S. references please. Thank you.
Explain why leadership or the absence of leadership is so important in health policy making. Provide a detailed example of the positive or negative impact of leadership or the absence of effective leadership on health policymaking.
Compare and contrast for-profit versus not-for-profit governance structures from different health care settings
Compare and contrast for-profit versus not-for-profit governance structures from different health care settings........lets say a hospital and a long-term health care facility. I posted this a few days ago and requested more specifics, hope the above helps. Thanks!
1. Is there a surplus of physicians in the United States? 2. What is the likely long-term impact of the influx of IMGs into the US healthcare system? 3. Why is the lack of minority representation in the U.S. health profession such a compelling problem for health policy makers? 4. How is managed care likely to impact the
1. Given that rights have dominated several healthcare debates, how would you define rights as a healthcare provider and why? 2. What are the consequences of your definition? (1 Paragraph) 3. What type of patient-provider model would best accommodate your definition of rights? (1 Paragraph) 4. If rights also produce obligat
If you could change or develop one national health care policy, what would it be and why?
Are the regulations sufficient, excessive, or insufficient?
Is there a surplus of physicians in the United States? What is the likely long-term impact of the influx of IMGs on the US health care system? Why is the lack of minority representation in the U.S. health profession such a compelling problem for health policy makers?
Employer is requiring the use of silicone based hearing protection which is less effective in abating noise than current foam hearing protection. Curious whether research exists on short/long term effects of putting silicone into the ear for up to 10 hours/day. What is the cause and effect of using silicone based hearing pr
In November 2003 the U.S. Congress passed a controversial health policy bill that President George W. Bush signed into law. The new legislation makes the most far-reaching changes to Medicare since the program was created in 1965. Please address the following questions: Why were changes to Medicare deemed necessary? What ar
On April 9, 2003 the U.S. congressional subcommittee on Health heard testimony from various witness on the topic " Strengthening and Improving Medicare." In this project you will research the hearing and its witnesses, and summarize the hearing and its role in policymaking. Visit the website (http://energycommerce.house.gov/