March 17, 2015
1) An overview of the different Medicare and Medicaid services he population covered
under Medicare and Medicaid services
Medicare: Prior to 1965, the Federal and State medical assistance programs for the aged
1) What factors led to disintegration of the joint family system?
Development of industries and mechanization of agriculture. Due to mechanization
only a few people are required to work in the fields. As a result, people take jo
1) Describe the roles and responsibilities of the administration in each department of your
The name of my nursing home would be Come-For-Care, and my administrators role would be
to supervise, d
The research paper was written on a study done in Manitoba, Canada, that to examine whether
very elderly individuals receive overly aggressive treatment at the end of life, and whether or not healt
Whether because of a disease, old age or other health conditions, those who require long term
health care may eventually have the need to use outside resources. These resources could be that
family members are no longer able to keep up with the care and t
A Hospice Administrator manages all the programs and the care of those within the facility.
Duties include recruiting and hiring personnel, fundraising, planning and implementing
procedures and policies and much more.
Assisted Living and Hospice
Long Term Care
What is Long Term Care?
Long term care defines ongoing
assistance to someone with basic
activities such as bathing, eating,
cooking or getting dressed. The inability to do these seemingly
Medicare was established in 1965 during a time when people of the age of 65,
younger people with disabilities or people with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) had a
hard time getting any approval for insurance. President Lyndon Johnson had a vision to
The United States is seen as the most powerful and successful country in the world. But
when it comes to healthcare, how does it really stack up? From a study in 2014 of 11 different
countries, the U.S. ranked 11 out of 11! The U.K. actually ranked number