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September 6, 2019

It is unlikely that health care industry employment will fall significantly during a recession because

It is unlikely that health care industry employment will fall significantly during a recession because
September 6, 2019

Diseconomies of scale are generally realized when hospitals reach the size of more than 500 beds.

Diseconomies of scale are generally realized when hospitals reach the size of more than 500 beds. If an organization of this size still stays in business, it must be maintaining efficiency for a limited range of more-specialized services, while most likely not being able to provide less-specialized services efficiently.
September 6, 2019

What is the medical terminology for the primitive stomach (of an embryo)?

What is the medical terminology for the primitive stomach (of an embryo)?
September 6, 2019

Based on information from the text, chapters 1 and 2, you have learned a little bit about what a balanced diet is meant to look like.

Based on information from the text, chapters 1 and 2, you have learned a little bit about what a balanced diet is meant to look like. But there is so much conflicting information! There is so much info out there that is not necessarily correct in terms of different diet methods, fat intake, carb intake etc. Think of a diet myth or food question that you are curious about (Atkins, Paleo, Raw, Grapefruit diet, South Beach, etc. It doesn’t have to be weight loss – it can be muscle building, brain boosting, anything you are interested in) research it online, […]
September 6, 2019

Identify the residual and cause of the following diagnosis: Hemiplegia/hemiparesis affecting right dominant side due to cerebrovascular accident 4 months ago Residual: Cause:

Identify the residual and cause of the following diagnosis: Hemiplegia/hemiparesis affecting right dominant side due to cerebrovascular accident 4 months ago Residual: Cause:
September 6, 2019

NURSING QUESTION Scenario: Peter, a 35-year-old, was brought via ambulance to the emergency department after collapsing on the street.

NURSING QUESTION Scenario: Peter, a 35-year-old, was brought via ambulance to the emergency department after collapsing on the street. He was diagnosed with appendicitis and the surgical team was alerted to the potential surgery. The physician prepared to obtain informed consent and began discussing the simple effective surgery and the treatment with the patient. The RN was present at the bedside. The patient stated he did not want surgery. Based upon his beliefs as a Christian Scientist, it is against his practices. He requested a Christian Science practitioner. The patient rated his pain as 9 on 0-10 verbal pain scale […]
September 6, 2019

List and describe the various attempts at health reform in the 20th century.

List and describe the various attempts at health reform in the 20th century. What factors led to the success or failure of each?
September 6, 2019

What are at least two (2) ways that you would take to ensure compliance? 

What are at least two (2) ways that you would take to ensure compliance?  What are at least two (2) resources that you would use to evaluate the bid you have completed to ensure all required parts have been met?  Explain why you chose the resources you did and their value to small business.
September 6, 2019

Discuss the state constitutional requirements for being elected to the Texas State Senate and the State House of Representatives

For your first Discussion question: Discuss the state constitutional requirements for being elected to the Texas State Senate and the State House of Representatives. Are these still optimal requirements for leaders in 2016? Should there be more or less? Why? And what about their terms in office? Too short, too long or about right? And what about how many times a person can be re-elected? Weigh in on that too. In this discussion you are assessing whether our requirements and limits for serving in our state legislature are right, or not, and what if anything should be changed, and why […]
September 6, 2019

Should banks be required to clearly state any off balance sheet activities?

Students should review their lecture notes and participate in the discussion of the following: 1) Should banks be required to clearly state any off balance sheet activities? Should banks be required to hold reserves against their off balance sheet activities? 2) Should governments purchase the devalued paper so that financial institutions can clean up their balance sheets and prevent a collapse of the financial system? 3) Should governments seize the insolvent banks and operate them until private buyers can step in? 4) Should governments regulate investment banks and private equity funds and hedge funds? If so, would this regulation have […]