CURRENT HEALTH CARE NEWS EVENTS
On a weekly basis the N.Y. Times publishes information on health care issues that impact businesses,
individuals and health care providers. You are to select one (1) article a week, summarize the informat
Patient Compliance in Avoiding Wrong-Site Surgery
Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD; Lana Kang, MD; Jennifer Manuel, MD
J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2003 May; 85 (5): 815 -819 . http:/dx.doi.org/
Even though wrong site su
MOODLE ASSIGNMENT FOR 1/27/15 SNOW DAY
In order to keep our schedule, the following assignments are to be completed in lieu of our
cancelled class of 1/27/15. Each student is to read Chapter one of the required textbook and
review the posted power point f
INDEPENDENT TEAM ASSIGNMENT FOR FEBRUARY 10 & 12, 2015
THE TEAMS THAT ARE WORKING ON THE PATIENT SAFETY
ASSIGNMENT ARE TO WORK ON THE FOLLOWING CASE STUDY.
FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS OF THE CASE AND SUBMIT A
WRITTEN RESPONSE BY SUNDAY, February 15TH.
DISCUSSION QUESTION for MARCH 5, 2015 CLASS:
ASSIGNMENT IS DUE BY MARCH 6, 2015
Single Payer Concept
As you prepare to conduct your research on your selected country that you will compare to
the U.S Health Care system, you will discover that the countries
Average length of stay: (ALOS) the average amount of time a patient in a certain age group with a certain
diagnostic will spend in the hospital. Determined by either the overall average or the mean.
Diagnostic Related Groups: (DRG) a wa
Basics of the U.S. Healthcare System
The U.S Healthcare System Compared to Australias
Brief history of Australia:
As far as ethnic groups go, Australia doesnt have much variety with 92% of the
population being White, 7%
MOODLE ASSIGNMENT FOR APRIL 30TH CLASS
A friend of the family is very upset because she feels that her grandmother was not properly
treated when she was admitted to the emergency room a month ago. Her mother said that she felt
that she was not
Acute care: a branch of secondary healthcare in which a patient receives short-term active treatment for
an ailment. In the US we have the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act that "requires
most hospitals to provide an examination and needed
WHAT IS WRONG SITE
All surgical procedures performed on
the wrong patient, wrong body part,
wrong side of the body, or wrong level of
a correctly identified anatomic site.
HOW DOES IT H
U.S HEALTH CARE
Professor Rick Rosa
Lesson Plan 1 The Complexity of the U.S Healthcare System and Stakeholders
Objective: For students to understand the basics of the U.
Notes Intro To Business Economic Scenarios
Inflation vs. Deflation = #Dollars Chasing Amount of Goods/Services
Recession & Depression = Degrees of Severity
Federal Reserve Attempts to Control
U.S. Government Economic Tool
Notes Intro To Business Cultural Differences
Cultural Differences in
Values & Attitudes
Did You Know?
In Turkey its rude to cross your arms while you are facing someone.
In the Arab world the le
Notes Intro To Business Ethical Decision Resolved Through
Steps to Improve U.S. Business Ethics
1. Top Management
4. Ethics Of
Notes Intro To Business Economics
Economics: Use of scarce resources to produce goods/services, distribute them
among competing groups/individuals
Economics: Create Wealth
Micro v. Macro
Notes Intro To Business Ethics
Ethics Check Questions:
Is It Legal?
Is It Balanced?
How Will It Make Me Feel About Myself?
Factors That Cause Workers
To Act Unethically
Pressure to meet sales, budget or profit goals
Lack of recognition
Notes Intro To Business Introduction
Identifies, organizes, plans and allocates resources
Material and Facilities
WORKS WITH OTHERS
Contributes to group effort
Notes Intro To Business PROBLEM SOLVING
THE PROBLEM SOLVING PROCESS
1. Identify the Real Problem
2. Diagnose the Problem
3. Develop the Solutions
4. Select a Solution
5. Implement the Solution
6. Evaluate the Outcome
IDENTIFY THE PROBLEM
Identify the Iss
Notes Intro To Business Questions of Planning
Questions of Planning
1) What is the situation now?
2) Where do we want to go?
3) How can we get there from here?
Corporate Values & Ethics
Dont Fear Change
Notes Intro To Business Trade Deficits
Trade Deficits/Surpluses- Balance of Trade(1999)
U. S. Exports to Japan
Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals
Balance of Trade
Japan Exports to U.S.
Computers & Te
Notes Intro To Business New Management Approaches
New Management Approaches- Why?
Better Educated Employees
Manager No Longer Just Boss
Opportunities for Leadership by
Notes Business Law Sources of American Law
Sources of American Law
U.S. and State Constitutions.
Statutory Lawfederal, state and local.
Administrative regulations and decisions.
Case Law and Common Law Doctrines.
The Common Law Tradition
Notes Business Law Subject Matter Jurisdiction
Subject Matter Jurisdiction
This is a limitation on the types of cases a court can hear
usually determined by federal or state statutes.
Notes Business Law Litigation- Discovery
2nd Stage: Discovery
Discovery is the process by which parties obtain information from the opposing
party prior to trial.
Depositions & Interrogatories.
Requests for Admissions.
Requests for Production Of Docume
Notes Business Law Pleadings
The Answer is the Defendants response to the allegations stated in the Plaintiffs
In the Answer, the Defendant must specifically admit or deny each allegation in
Notes Business Law Finding Primary Sources of Law
Sources of Law
Finding Statutory Law.
United States Code (USC).
State Statutes (Texas).
Finding Administrative Law.
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).
Finding Case Law
Notes Business Law Introduction
Natural Law view.
Legal Realism view.
Natural Law School
Assumes that law, rights and ethics are based on universal moral principals
inherent in natu
Notes Business Law Negotiation
Less than 10% of cases reach trial.
Negotiation is informal discussion of the parties, sometimes without
attorneys, where differences are aired with the goal of coming to a
meeting of the minds in resolving the