Unit 4 Assignment
Research the mission and values statements for four different types of hospital,
one of these hospitals must be a religious-based hospital, and one must be a forprofit hospital. Look at the religious based organization. Does their mis
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What factors affect the costs of cancer drugs? How?
The factors of opportunity costs, and the monopolies that exist amongst pharmaceutical
companies affect the cost of cancer drugs. These drugs costs range from $32,000$120,000 per year. For those on fi
Running head: FAILURE TO OBTAIN CONSENT
My recommendation to chief counsel regarding the hospitals liability in the case of Mr.
Davis is affirmative. From the information gathered in the interviews with Dr. Roso and Dr.
Fredericks, the hospital is in fact
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1. What is osteoporosis? What are the risk factors? How can it be prevented?
Osteoporosis is a disease in which the density and quality o
Running Head: THE WRONG BODY PART
The details of the scenario description prove that although the doctor and nurse were both
negligent in their duties, the hospital is ultimately at fault and liable for the amputation of the
wrong limb. Since the doctor a
I am a woman who came from the cotton fields of the south. From there I was promoted
to the washtub. From there I was promoted to cook kitchen. And from there I promoted myself
into the business of manufacturing hair goods and preparations (Bundles, 2001)
Respond to the following: The advantage of Gantt charts lies in their linkage to the
project schedule baseline. Explain this concept.
Gantt charts represent one of the first attempts to develop a network diagram that
specifically orders project activit
1. In what ways does integrating neuroscience with psychology help psychology as a science?
Psychology is the study of human behavior and we know that behaviors and the cause of them
originate in the brain and that neuroscience deals with the structure an
Ebola is a disease that was first identified in 1976 near the Ebola River in what is now the
Democratic Republic of the Congo. It has been more prevalent in countries of West Africa like
Liberia and Sierra Leone. It is said the virus is animal borne, with
1.Motivation is not a new concept, so why is motivation important? Is it more important that an employee
is motivated or engaged?
Motivation is important because this is often times the key to getting or achieving more cohesive teams. If
you know or recog
Unit 3 Assignment 2
How can managers best use the principles of effective negotiation and conflict
management to resolve power struggles within health care settings, and what types
of power struggles in health care settings do you believe are most amen
Unit 5 Assignment 1
How do HIPAA regulations protect the publics privacy in regards to electronic
medical records (EMRs), personal health records (PHRs), and health information
used in social health networking groups (e.g., PatientsLikeMe)?
What is upcoding?
According to Burns, upcoding occurs when patients are misrepresented as sicker, thereby
allowing the organization to obtain greater compensation for services provided. This
would place the organization at risk for fraud and abuse sancti
What are the five barriers to communication and how do you remove them?
The five barriers of communication are: negative or ambiguous relationships, poor
credibility, conflicting belief systems, conflicting interests, and communication
mismatches. In o
Which barrier do you feel creates the biggest obstacle for an organization? Why?
In my opinion, having an attitude of "this is how it has always been done" creates the
biggest obstacle for an organization. With technology changing as fast as it has been
Is it consistent with organizational theory to expect that coordination between
nurses and residents would suffer as a result of the change in resident working
As far as I can see, the relationship between nurses and residents is one where resou
Unit 5 Assignment 1
What are three of the key points David might highlight in his memorandum to the
CEO about the joint venture? Which laws or regulations might this joint venture
In his memorandum, David should highlight the business opportun
It is important to understand that a business model that works for an organization does not guarantee
that it will work for a similar organization. While Shouldice Hernia hospital in Ontario, Canada has seen
very impressive results, by increasing their nu
What aspect of risk management does this address?
The aspect of risk management that this addresses is accountability, which is one of the
four major reasons for litigation. By being proactive and ensuring that full disclosure is
available for the patien