April 11, 2017
The Fundamentals of Caring
Paul Rudd plays the role of Ben, a failed writer, who becomes a certified caregiver after
experiencing the tragic accidental death of his son. Trevor, played by Craig Roberts, is
February 8, 2017
Makeup Assignment Module 4
Taking Stock: Alexander Graham Bell and Eugenics
This article discusses Alexander Graham Bell and his involvement with the American Deaf
community as well as in the eugenics movement. The article d
January 31 2017
Chapter 3: Who are the Deaf People (37-61)
This chapter discusses who are the deaf people, hard-of-hearing people, and the difference
between deaf and Deaf. It also goes into detail about terms that
Illinois Policy Institute. (2010). When you need a hospital, will it be there? Retrieved July 5, 2011, from
Yee, T., Stark, L. B., Bond, A. M., & Carrier, E. (2011). He
Angell, M. (2008). Industry-sponsored clinical research-A broken system. New England Journal of
Medicine, 300(9), 1069-1071.
Dana, J., & Loewenstein, G. (2003). A social science perspective on gifts to physicians from industry. Ne
Colwill, J. M. (2010). A case of 'medical homelessness'. Health Affairs, 29(5), 1067-1070.
Kochler, R., & Sahni, N. R. (2011). Hospitals' race to employ physicians-The logic behind a money-losing
proposition New England Journal of
Gabow, P., Halvorson, G., Kaplan, G. (2012.) Marshalling leadership for high-value health care. Journal of
the American Medical Association, online June5, 2012
Choose two items in the CEO checklist. Discuss the importance of thes
Bujak, J. (1999). Culture in chaos: the need for leadership and followership in
medicine. Physician Executive, 25(4), 17-22.
Discuss the role of "early adopters".
The author discusses self-interest on the part of physicians. Do y
Moriates, C., Shah, N., Arora, V. (2013). First do no (financial) harm. JAMA online July 8, 2013.
Freiden, T. (2004) Asleep at the switch: Local public health and chronic disease. American Journal of
Public Health 94(12), 2059-20
Ofri, D. (2010). Ashamed to admit it: Owning up to medical error. Health Affairs, 29(8), 1549-1551.
As a patient-How do you think health care providers and facilities should communicate information
about medical errors and near misses?
Clark-Hitt, R., Malat, J., Burgess, D., & Friedemann-Sanchez, G. (2010). Doctors' and nurses' explanations
for racial disparities in medical treatment. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 21, 386400.
Chassin, M. R., Loeb, J. M., Schmaltz, S. P., & Wachter, R. M. (2010). Accountability measures-Using
measurement to promote quality improvement New England Journal of Medicine, 363(7), 683-688.
Japsen, B. (2011, July 3).
"Article 4: Lantz, P., Lichtenstein, R., Pollack, H., (2007).Health Policy Approaches To Population Health:
The Limits Of Medicalization Health Affairs, 26(5):1253-1257
What has been the shift in the health policies from
Article 8: Brook, R., (2011). The role of physicians in controlling medical care costs and reducing waste.
JAMA, 306(6), 650-651.
What are the three scenarios that physician face in the US in controlling health care costs
Kane-Urrabazo, C. (2006). Management's role in shaping organizational culture. Journal of Nursing
Management, 14, 188-194.
What are the four cultural components managers must address in shaping organizational culture?
Belmont, E., Haltom, C. C., Hasings, D. A., Homchick, R. G., Morris, L., Taitsman, J., et al. (2011). A new
quality compass: Hospital boards' increased role under the Affordable Care Act. Health Affairs, 30(7),
Gollust, S. F., Lantz, P. M., & Ubel, P. A. (2009). The polarizing effect of news media messages
about the social determinants of health American Journal of Public Health 99(12), 2160-2167.
Emanuel, E., Steinmetz, A. (2013). Will
Fairman, J. A., Rowe, J. W., Hassmiller, S., & Shalala, D. E. (2011). Broadening the scope of nursing
practice. New England Journal of Medicine, 364(3), 193-196.
Wilson, C. B., Nichols, K. J., Goertz, R., & Burton, O. M. (2011). N
Altman, D. (2011, June 10, 2011). Medicare, Medicaid, and the Multiplier Effect Retrieved July 5, 2011,
Sommers, B. D., & Epstein, A. M. (2011). Why states
Article 1: Moses, H. Matheson, d., Dorsey, r. George, B. Sadoff, D. Yoshimura, S. (2013) The anatomy of
health care in the United States. New England Journal of Medicine, 319(18), 1947-1963.
From Figure 14 "Medicine's Tri
October 11, 2016
If their state decides to expand Medicaid, their income will make them eligible for
the program. If their state decides not to expand Medicaid, they may or may not be eligible
for coverage depending on th
Article 11: Bauchner, H., Fontanarosa, P. (2013). Restoring confidence in the pharmaceutical industry.
New England Journal of Medicine 309(6), 607-609.
Discuss the decline in the credibility of pharmaceutical company res
Lipsitz, L. (2012). Understanding Health care as a complex system. Journal of the American
Medical Association, 308(3) 243-244
Discuss the concept of health care as a complex system.
How does the system react to regulations?
Hardy-Valle, B. (2012.) The cost of bad project management. Gallup Management Journal, February
Why do most projects fail? Do you agree with this assessment? Why or why not?
According to the article, Projects often fail bec
Bodenheimer, T. (2011). Lessons from the trenches-a high-functioning prmary care clinic. New England
Journal of Medicine, 365(1), 5-8.
Grumbach, K., & Bodenheimer, T. (2004). Can health care teams improve primary care practice? .
Culture of United States
Culture of University of Illinois
Culture of Leadership
Culture of professors
Culture of Students
Culture of Classroom
Health Care Industry?
Health care providers
Physicians, nurses, PT, OT, NP, PA