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U.S. Social Policies and Health Care

Hello, I am struggling to understand the United States' social policies that are currently affecting health care today. What is the one most talked about social policy issue today in America for health care and why? Please clarify for me as I am trying understand more clearly. I hear a lot about ObamaCare but maybe there

Healthcare Services and Health Financing Mechanisms

Country Y is a middle-income country with a per capita GDP of USD 9,000 per annum. The country has a life expectancy at birth of 78 years. Ten percent of the population are over the age of 60 years. At present public healthcare services are delivered via central government-managed public hospitals that are financed by general re

Financial Decision Making in the Health Science Industry

The manager of a primary care health facility is planning to reclassify organisational cost items from capita-recurrent classification to fixed-variable classification. Discuss the implications of reclassification on financial decision making. I am looking for 550-750 words to help me get started on this question. I would als

Legal Incident Reporting Requirements & Personal Style and Behaviors

A. Legal Incident Reporting Requirements 1) Explain how root analysis is related to sentinel events and provide an example. B. Personal Style and Behaviors As people are different, they will also differ with the manner they react and deal with conflicts. Some will chose rationally between the strategies as to which one will

Patient/Family Refusal of Treatment-Policy

How does this agency's policy influence the professional nursing role? Mercy San Juan Medical Center ___________________________________________________ SUBJECT: Patient/Family Refusal of Treatment DEPARTMENTS: All PURPOSE: To outline the process for handling patient/family refusal of scheduled treatments POL

Incremental Cost-Effectiveness Ratio

1. Briefly explain the concept of incremental cost-effectiveness ratio (ICER). 2. Using the data below, calculate the average and incremental ICERs. Assume that the options are mutually exclusive. Hint: Sort options according to cost. Comment about the dominance of Beclomethasone over Salmeterol-high dose. Indicate you

Middle East Conflict Sources Research

Plase help with ideas for the following research paper. The main focus is on the sources of the conflict which could be on the National or International level. These conflicts are generally very complex, and multi-faceted. The focus is hence, to identify possible source A and then explain it, and so on. Part I - Background an

Care Management: Recommendations for Patient Needs

Situation: Mrs. J is a 44-year-old woman with advanced cholangiocarcinoma. She has been admitted to the hospital with a new onset of back pain, nausea, and vomiting. She is suffering pain from new spinal metastasis, nausea continuous, emesis daily, partially digested food, postprandial bloating, and early satiety. She has alread

Fall Prevention Education for Seniors

1. Submit an educational plan on fall prevention for seniors with objectives, content, resources, case scenarios, and handouts. 2. Submit a written copy of conceptual frame work use with educational plan on fall prevention in seniors.

Pain Managment

A 45-year-old Portuguese female, Mrs. M, with a 3-year history of squamous cell cancer of the cervix presents with severe pain in the perineum. The patient lives at home with 6 children ranging in age from 5 to 18. She speaks little English. Question 1: Background: The patient describes her pain as an 8 on the 0-10 scal

Interpersonal Conflict and Resolution Strategies

1. What are the sources and types of conflict that are most salient in the work place. 2. Can the Chinese setting be generalized to our workplace environments? 3. What possible management resolution remedies would be recommended for the work place? Leung, Alicia S.M. (2007) "Interpersonal conflict and resolution strategies

Systematic Review

Describe a systematic review and where it fits in the level of evidence. Provide rationale for response.

Crouzon Syndrome

Crouzon Syndrome is a genetic syndrome that cause facial malformations. It occurs in 1 in 60,000 births annually. This submission provides specific details about the syndrome and the treatments required to address the syndrome.

Cardiovascular system.CHF, valvular disorders, cardiac dysrythm

How do heart rate, preload, afterload, and contractility affect cardiac output and cardiac workload? How do the clinical features of the coronary heart disease syndromes differ? How do valvular disorders alter cardiac pressure dynamics and workload? How do the compensatory responses triggered in CHF work to restore card

Objecting to Proposed Organizational Plans

At a recent strategic planning retreat of a 40-person multispecialty group, the administrator made a presentation that focused on the coming year's plans to establish the organization's first two primary care satellites, which would be located in two of the community's growing suburbs. These satellites would require the hiring o

Needs/Capacity Assessments

When developing strategies for not-for-profit and public health organizations, a needs/capacity assessment is performed. Why must this special assessment be performed in lieu of another strategic alternative assessment, such as a SPACE analysis?

Process and Steps of Internal Change

1. List and briefly discuss The Eight Stage Process of Creating Major Change. 2. Briefly discuss the 5 Steps of the Grieving Process. 3. If you were beginning a self-improvement effort at this time, where would you start? Physical health, social love, values, occupational satisfaction. What actions should you take?

Evaluation Phase in Strategic Planning Process

One of the most skipped steps in the strategic planning process is the evaluation phase. Assume that you work for a hospital that has just implemented its 5-year strategic plan and the plan has been in effect for 1 year. What do you feel is the most appropriate way to evaluate this plan, and what time frame would you use for

analysis of lung cancer

I need help composing an analysis of lung cancer as compared to other leading causes of death in the state of Georgia. Í'm supposed to do two pages regarding the questions below; however, I'm currently stuck and am not sure as to where to begin. I need to include the mortality rates and the costs of lung cancer (for the most re

Health Assessment

Discuss disparities related to ethnic and cultural groups relative to low birth weight infants and preterm births. Describe the impact of extremely low birth weight babies on family and society (short and long term, including economic considerations, ongoing care considerations, and comorbidities associated with prematurity). Di

Successful Implementation Plan

Describe the elements of a successful implementation plan. Discuss how you would insure these elements were communicated to the key stakeholder for the implementation plan.

Regulatory Requirements

What role do regulatory requirements play in the entrepreneurial process in the health care field? What can health care entrepreneurs do to establish a solid ethical and legal foundation?

Identifying the Transmission and Symptoms of the Flu

Please assist in identifying the transmission and symptoms of the flu, the treatments that are currently available, and how your organization can help mitigate the spread of this disease. What are four possible questions regarding side effects of the treatments:

Immune System Steady-State Simulation

See Attachment and it does need a simulink model and matlab script attached to solution. Thank you looking if you may need more time or credits let me know Immune System Steady-State Simulation The problem is describing the immune response triggered by encountering foreign antigens. This response is called the CTL (Cytotox

Leaders to admire

Identify up to three leaders who you admire. They can be sportsmen/women, politicians, professionals, etc. Explain what it is that you admire in terms of the characteristics that these individuals bring to their leadership (e.g., psychological, performative, intellectual characteristics, etc.). Then say why you think that these

Environmental Analysis and Strategic Assumptions

Discuss the specific goals of environmental analysis: - What are an organization's strategic assumptions? - How may the strategic assumptions be evaluated as part of managing strategic momentum?

Hazards in Food

No. Onset date/time No. ill Symptoms Suspect food Where purchased When eaten 101 6/30 8:00 pm 2 Vomiting Salad, manicotti Tasty Food 6/30 6:00 pm 102 6/30 9:00 pm 1 Nausea Salad Tasty Food 6/29 6:00 pm 103 6/30 10:00