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1.Describe the application of statistics in health care. Specifically discuss its significance to quality, safety, health promotion, and leadership. Application of statistics in healthcare is extremely important as it is used to guide decision makers. Statistical analysis is used widely by the health care organizations to gauge their performances results. Basically human service agencies and government health use the statisticalinformation to determine the well-being and the overall health of the population. Hospitals and pharmaceutical companies must carefully understand patients in order to assess the risks linked to the patient; establish effectiveness of various treatments as well as assessing the symptoms.Health care companies struggle every day to efficiently deliver quality goods and services. The statistics help the companies gauge failure and success in their performances. Managers for quality improvements create standards of service excellence or benchmarks to determine the future results. Reliable statistical information can be used to plot the viability and the overall growth, diminish risks of trade-offs, begin and end medicine innovative in health care companies. Data collected can be used in clinical trials for new treatments and technologies in order to determine the benefits alongside with the risks of the product.Health care companies can improve their safety in the community using statistical information which is useful during identification of effective treatments and understanding population overallhealth. Health care practitioners must carefully evaluate statistics using treatments which have effective experimental evidence to attain impact in their research studies. Medical professions use statistical information to assess the effectiveness of interventions and treatments. Practitioners conduct their own studies to benefit the safety of patent. Statistics in health care provide crucial information concerning society safety.The health promotion in health care industry can be established through statistics. Health statisticians use the information to provide solutions to rational making of decisions. Health
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