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Running head: Issues in Patient Care, Have Increased in the Healthcare Industry. Issues in Patient Care, have Increased in the Healthcare Industry. Cheri Bolin ENGL107- Unit 3 IP August 3, 2011
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Running head 2 Abstract While researching for my essay plan, I found five different articles relevant to issues in patient care and the occurrences of abuse and neglect by healthcare workers. The articles relate to many different events and suggestions of ideas in the prevention of elder abuse.
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Running head 3 Issues in Patient Care Have Increased In the Healthcare Industry. I. The Healthcare Industry has seen an unprecedented amount of appalling occurrences of elder abuse within facilities over the past few decades A. Caregivers, neglect to carry out their responsibilities to provide needed care to patients across the U.S. II. Inadequate staffing rests on the shoulders of the administrators that hire poor staff and those administrators that choose to hire too little staff. A. Administrators are often faced with a shortage of staff due to unfavorable working conditions. B. Poor hiring standards, lack of applicable candidates, and scarce funding resources leave healthcare facilities ill-prepared and in a cycle of staffing problems. C. Inadequate management and staffing, lead to cutting corners on care and increased occurrences of abuse. III. Improvement of care should be focused on the concern of the patient. A. Requiring health care providers to fulfill the needs and preferences of individuals. B. Participating in informed shared decision making of the patients and family members on healthcare improvement and interdisciplinary teams. IV.
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2011 for the course ENGLISH CO 107 taught by Professor Ferguson during the Spring '11 term at AIU Online.

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