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Long-Term Care Facilities

Health care workforce shortages: short and long term solutions.

What are some short-term and long-term solutions to address health care workforce shortages due to health care positions being very stressful and demanding causing people not to enter or to leave the field because of stress? How can we address the shortages due to a decrease in qualified instructors in the schools resulting i

AHRQ funded programs

Find a funding program of AHRQ and address the following questions: 1) What is the mission and budget? 2) What is the strategic plan of the program? 3) What do they do to control the quality of health care? 4) What do they do for cost containment? 5) How are they aligned with health care professionals? 6) Is th

Nursing facility inquiry

Select an actual nursing facility that has been noted for any of the following: a. Receiving an award for quality care b. Having an excellent reputation in a community c. Engaging the community in its activities d. Working extensively on preventing health issues, not just treating them e.

Long Term Healthcare Facilities

Short essay on the perception of what administrators deal with the most in their positions in long-term care facilities. Need to develop three issues with which administrators deal the most. Please provide detailed reasons why you perceive that your topics are hot topics for administration.

Wireless technology use in healthcare

Explain one specific use of wireless technology that may be used in an in-patient or long-term setting to enhance the quality of care provided. A reference is used to aid in the understanding of the question.

Research paper outline

Establishing an Infection Control program for a long term health facility A thesis statement that will be the opening of the paper The working title of the paper Five subheadings that will be used in the paper

Ethical Issue in Long Term Care

Identify the ethical issue in long-term care that is most important to you, and explain why. Please answer all question ask. This assignment should be paragraph in length

Introduction to Long-term Care

Can you help me get started with the following question: Explain how you expect to pay for your long-term care services, should you need any before you are 65 years old.

Defining Long-Term-Care

I am unsure of the topic and could use some direction Thanks choose one chapter of Describe the current role of the federal and state governments in LTC

Long-Term Care Insurance

Summarize the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) reports on Long Term Care insurance. Also discuss whether purchase of Long Term Care insurance is a good idea for younger aged individuals or should be limited to the elderly. Be sure to include discussion of the basics of long-term care insurance. The following te

Assessing quality in nursing homes

Please help with the following problem. Provide at least 300 words in the solution. There has been much discussion in Congress regarding Quality of life in nursing homes. Share your thoughts here about if you feel that Quality of life has higher significance than Quality of care. If so, then why? Be sure to provide an exa

U.S. health care delivery systems are analyzed

Help with describing the health care delivery of long term care and the component's role in providing services and how it contributes to or lacks contribution to the overall management of health care resources is established.


Please provide ethical dilemma information on the areas below: 1. Brief History/Background of services and ethical dilemma of Hospice 2. List Risk Management of hospice including HIPAA issues 3. Hospice Quality Assurance Provide 3 references.

State Assisted Living Practices and Options - Policy Issues

In US the states should build (and review) their assisted living regulations and reimbursement policies and to increase access to assisted living for low-income older people. What is the historical perspective/background for this issue? What is the description and characteristics of current policy? Evaluation of the cur

Healthcare Regulations

Please explain why some sectors of health care (i.e. long-term care) is more regulated than other sectors (i.e. acute care)?


In what three ways would the quality of life in an Assisted living facility be affected if a program which provides interaction with elementary school students be implemented? What benefits would 1) facility 2) residents 3) students would received?

Medicare & Medicaid

Describe the roles that Medicare and Medicaid play in the financing of long term care. What are the obligations of public schools with regards to education of children with special health care needs?

Populations Requiring Long Term Care

I am working on a project that requires a philosophy of care statement about quality of life and services. The philosophy statement should include something about the staff, community and organizational issues. I've chosen assisted nursing facility and the project will be on activities between the elderly and school children. T

Clinical Services

How does the nursing structure of a nursing home facility differ from that of a general acute care hospital? Why? Are these differences necessary?

Lay Out Presentation/ Operations Management

I am far from an architect. I can not even color. I am great at powerpoint. I did not know whether to place the subject under architecture, because the class title is operations management in health care. Are there any websites I can try to finish this project. Please post any ideas. Health Care Facility Layout Presentation