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Characteristics of Entrepreneurs

Are entrepreneurs born or made? Explain your answer by describing three characteristics common to successful entrepreneurs. Include an example of a successful entrepreneur inside or outside the health care field.

Education: Learning Styles

Use the two links below to determine your learning style http://www.personal.psu.edu/bxb11/LSI/LSI.htm http://www.vark-learn.com/english/page.asp?p=questionnaire How does your identified learning style impact how you teach learners with diverse learning needs to include both atypical and typical learners as well as the inf

Channel Distribution in Healthcare Organizations

Please help me examine a healthcare organization's distribution channels and identify what channel is used. Help me explain how an organization works to meet the demands of the consumers by answering the following questions: How is the distribution channel effective in meeting the demands of the consumers? What improvements wo

NIOSH Health Hazard Evaluations

Select one of the three NIOSH Health Hazard Evaluations listed below, and perform a critical analysis of the report. - Option 1. HHE Report No. HETA-92-0073-2337, United States Postal Service, General Mail Facility, Denver, Colorado - NOTE: Deals with mail handling equipment. http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/hhe/reports/pdfs/1992-00

Reliability and Validity in Research

What is the meaning of reliability and validity as used in the research process? Provide specific examples of research studies that could be completed at your healthcare workplace or ask someone that you know that works in healthcare, specifically commenting on how reliability and validity should be controlled for in the stu

Shortage of PCPs due to ACA

Loan forgiveness programs such as through the National Health Service Corp (http://nhsc.hrsa.gov/) have been an important means of urging primary care providers to work in underserved regions of the country. This can include rural areas as well as medically underserved areas (MUAs) that can exist anywhere but often are found in

Drowning and CPR

Someone is nearly drowned. They were brought out of the water shortly after passing out: would it make sense for them to wake up on their own without someone having to give them mouth to mouth resusitation or CPR? Or is that unrealistic considering how the body is capable of surviving a near drowning experience? Would it be

Empowering Management

What activities could the executive team initiate to empower more management and staff to act on the strategy?

Wellness and Prevention Marketing Program

I need help with the following wellness and prevention marketing program. 1. Assess the marketing strategy of a health care organization with respect to wellness and prevention. What are the limitations to the current approach? 2. How you one improve wellness and prevention marketing program in such organization?

The construction of a survey instrument that uses a Likert scale

Describe the construction of a survey instrument that uses a Likert scale to gather customer feedback, and discuss how questions are developed. What are the opportunities and limitations associated with this type of survey instrument? Additionally, construct a quantitative, five-question customer satisfaction survey using the Li

Applied quantitative methods and annuities: Investment for a group of physicians

A representative of a reputable financial services company has approached you as a manager of a four-person group of anesthesiologists with an opportunity to purchase a 10-year annuity due for each member of the group. The annuity due would pay $40,000 each year beginning 5 years from now (i.e. at time = 5). What is the most you

Applied Quantitative Medthods and PERT network

Construct a PERT network and answer each of the following questions using the table attached. (table represents a project to convert a 20-bed unit in a nursing home to accommodate patients with dementia) a) What is the expected project completion date? b) What is the scheduled start and completion date for each activity? c)

Mortality and Risk Adjustment"

Need assistance with the each of the following: Mortality and Risk Adjustment 1) Epidemiologists measure and compare mortality across time, place, and population. Give your opinion on which is the most difficult to measure. Explain your rationale. 2)Compare and contrast the three dimensions that epidemiologists use to des

Personal Improvement Objectives

Helping create a continuous personal improvement plan: -Personal improvement objectives -An action plan with time frames -Strategies for achieving your objectives

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

Report on Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease at least 250-300 in apa format, citation with references. Explain to a --7th-grade student what they would expect to see if a person was diagnosed with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease. --How would you express the disease symptoms and at least --one current treatment method in a way the

Memo Describing an Organization's Design and Functionality

A new CEO has just taken over your organization and would like a brief report on the current state of your organization in order to formulate a strategy for improving its performance. Describe your organization in terms of its design (centralized, decentralized, location, and so on) and functionality in a brief memo of 350 to

Conditions of Participation

Go to http:// www.cms.hhs.gov and find the Conditions of Participation. Read the Conditions of Participation and discuss the standards listed. In your initial response, answer the following questions. 1. Are there any specific actions or elements that you think are missing? 2. Locate and review the Comprehensive Error Rate T

Barriers to Quality Measure Implementation for Prevention of Wrong-Site Surgeries

Using at least one reference, please explain what barriers may interefere with implementing or revising the following quality measures in prevention of wrong site surgery. The following are suggested reasons of wrong site surgery: lack of communication, failure to follow the guidelines established by the hospital to ensure patie

Global Warming and Environmental Factors in HIV/AIDS Infection

Please provide assistance with the following discussion questions: 1. Considering the threat of global warming, take a position on whether or not this could play a role in infectious disease. Provide specific examples to support your response. 2. Assess how the environment would be a contributing factor in the cause of

Prostate Cancer Chemoprevention

Can anyone assist me with this recent article please? The topic is : Prostate cancer chemoprevention by soy isoflavones: Role of intestinal bacteria as the "second human genome. The article first published online: 16 APR 2012. Hideyuki Akaza* DOI: 10.1111/j.1349-7006.2012.02257.x. Here is an excerpt from the conclusion

Advances in Prostate Cancer Chemoprevention and Treatment

Chemoprevention is the use of agents that prevent the induction, growth, or progression of cancer. Prostate cancer has a long latency period, which means that it grows slowly and may exist for years before it is detected or causes symptoms. We can use this to our advantage when it comes to chemoprevention strategies. Researc

Twin Structural Issues: Differentiation and Integration

Discuss the twin structural issues: differentiation and integration. Coordination must be achieved at both the micro- and the macro-levels. Discuss how this relates to the following: - Interdependence - Structural Approaches to Coordination - Line and Staff Positions - Integrated Delivery Systems - Centralization and De

Speech Style - Informative and Persuasive

1. What are the differences between informative and persuasive speeches? Can an informative speech be persuasive? Can a persuasive speech be informative? Why or why not? 2. Discuss a modern example of a speech style (not informative and persuasive). Don't think just in terms of public speaking. Consider such issues as how c

Servant Leadership Characteristics

Identify two of the servant leadership characteristics. Synthesize how a leader can use these two principles, as well as collaboration, to influence individuals, your selected discipline or vocation, and organizations to make a contribution to society. What areas could leaders focus on, personally and through their organizations

Research Utilization: Qualitative Research

Question: What is the relevance of a qualitative research report? What criteria would you use from a qualitative report to determine whether it provides a strong enough base of support for your proposal solution?