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September 6, 2019

What is the role of health care reform in shifting the focus from a disease-oriented health care system toward one of wellness and prevention, and how does nursing fit into this shift?

What is the role of health care reform in shifting the focus from a disease-oriented health care system toward one of wellness and prevention, and how does nursing fit into this shift?
September 6, 2019

Summarize your descriptions of formative and summative evaluations.

Summarize your descriptions of formative and summative evaluations. This response should consist of 250-350 words.
September 6, 2019

how health disparities can be addressed from a policy perspective?

How health disparities can be addressed from a policy perspective?
September 6, 2019

Do you think health disparities are well understood by the public, health professionals, and policy makers?

Do you think health disparities are well understood by the public, health professionals, and policy makers?
September 6, 2019

The wisdom of depending on International Medical School Graduates (IMGs) to fill gaps in physician supply, while US medical schools hold class size constant, is questionable.

The wisdom of depending on International Medical School Graduates (IMGs) to fill gaps in physician supply, while US medical schools hold class size constant, is questionable. In addition, the aging of the physician workforce, the decreasing hours worked by both physicians in practice and physicians in residency, and a 20 percent reduction in the effort of the increasing proportion of female physicians, will result in a significant decrease in the “effective” supply of physicians. Should the gap be filled by a major substitution of nurse practitioners, physician assistants, chiropractors, acupuncturists, and others, or are there alternatives?
September 6, 2019

There is considerable evidence that many of the new medical technologies are used inappropriately, to generate income.

There is considerable evidence that many of the new medical technologies are used inappropriately, to generate income. What patient protections against inappropriate diagnostic and other procedures should be considered?
September 6, 2019

Hilda Smith, who had osteoporosis, sustained a hip fracture because of a fall in her home.

Hilda Smith, who had osteoporosis, sustained a hip fracture because of a fall in her home. After 5 nights in an acute care hospital, she is admitted to a SNF where she spends 16 days for rehabilitation, nursing care, and assistance with ADLs. The patient is then discharged to her own home where a physical therapist from a home health agency comes in to train her to use a walker and build strength. After being at home for 25 days, Mrs. Smith develops deep venous thrombosis (blood clot in a vein) in her thigh (related to her fall) and is […]
September 6, 2019

Do providers in the health care system recognize a broader social mission than addressing the needs of only those individuals who achieve access to their services?

Do providers in the health care system recognize a broader social mission than addressing the needs of only those individuals who achieve access to their services? Elaborate.
September 6, 2019

Smoke detectors should be located inside each bedroom within three feet of the bedroom door.

Smoke detectors should be located inside each bedroom within three feet of the bedroom door. True or fafse?
September 6, 2019

You can use water extinguisher on energized electrical equipment.

You can use water extinguisher on energized electrical equipment. true or false?