The Archives of Internal Medicine revealed that 2/3 of chronically ill patients do not tell their physician that they cannot afford the drugs they are prescribed. Many states, communities and drug company programs are available but individuals do not know about them -- what would you suggest for a community health measure t
Territoriality of communities within communities often creates division and conflict. What is an example that reflects such intra-community territoriality? What approaches might be used to develop common interest among disparate groups?
Consider the 'community' of individuals serving our country in the Middle East. Many are returning home with an affliction termed Baghdad Boil, or cutaneous leishmaniasis. Caused by a parasite that lives in sand flies, lesions appear on the skin which can impact a person with swelling and sores that can last for months. What
Information systems will fundamentally change the ways in which healthcare organizations are structured.
1. What basic service components are necessary in order for a healthcare system to be considered complete? 2. Why are these the necessary components? The following are the major components of a healthcare system: · Health Promotion And Disease Prevention Services · Emergency Medical Services · Ambulatory Care For
What are some of the down sides to Quality Assurance Standards?
What are the dynamics of patient accounts receivable? What are some of the factors affecting patient accounts receivable?
During the execution phase of the budget, what is the importance of budget measurement?
2 planes are 1400 miles apart and traving towards each other. One plane is traveling 120 miles per hour faster than the other. The plans meet in 2 .5 hours. Find the speed of each plane.
What is the financial impact to hospitals as care settings shift more and more to outpatient versus inpatient care?
This solution discusses in brief, the defition of pain and a broad categorization of different types of pain
What is pain? Are there different types of pain? How are they differntiated? Often people want to know what happens when the body sends out pain signals. What is happening inside our body when we feel pain? This solution describes the widely accepted definition of pain and the different types of pain that have been noted a
How can we measure the fact that health care service is meeting that quality or standards, (other than surveys)? What sources of evidence do we rely?
How would you propose that we improve the prospective payment system?
To what extent do professional organizations promote licensing requirements to limit entry into the profession (career protection)?
There seems to be alot of media lately on SS Privitization. What exactly would be Pritization? What would be the pros and cons of having it? Do any other countries practice this? and if so has it been successful? Has there been any research on this method? Is this really a way for Bush and his buddies to make money (Stock
How will the trends within the technology arena impact the delivery of health care services with respect to quality and cost?