As a working public health professional within a state health department, your supervisor wants you to research the pathophysiology and biological nature including discussing the basis of public health laws, policies, or regulations related to Ebola as an emerging infectious disease.presenting it in a professional report with the following sections: abstract, introduction, literature review, conclusions, and recommendations.
As an Epidemiological Research Assistant at Kajiado county’s Health Department. Develop a presentation for the County Commissioners describing the health of residents within the county, providing summary data on the population demographics and the health disparity using descriptive statistics with contextual information.
Write a 500-750-word essay on the Stages-of-Life and the influence of age in health care from a patient’s perspective. Interview a friend or family member about that person’s experiences with the health care system. You may develop your own list of questions. Suggested questions: Do you feel that your stage-of-life had any effect on your interaction with health care professionals? Which areas of the hospital or clinic were most concerned with your well-being and feelings? Was your family with you during this hospital stay or outpatient visit? Was your family included in your treatment, such as post-procedure instructions? The answer […]
Please answer the following in your initial post: What is the ICD-9-CM? Describe at least one of the outpatient coding guidelines listed in your text. What is the CPT? What is one symbol that is used throughout the CPT coding book? Describe its purpose. What is ICD-10-CM, and how will it impact the coding of claims? What is medical necessity, and how is it communicated to the insurance companies? Should physicians be required to prove the medical necessity of the services they have provided? Why, or why not?
Which of the following conditions would eliminate the usefulness of a cost-utility analysis? If intermediate program impacts are of interest. If quality of life is not measurable with a single variable. If it is costly to obtain utility data. If more than one health state was being analyzed. a, b, and c
The funders of the HIV awareness program that you have been implementing have requested an economic evaluation as part of the required Grant Performance Report. Which of the following questions would best help guide the determination of the economic analysis most appropriate to use to meet the funders’ specific request? A. Are the funders asking to compare the HIV program to another program? B. Are the funders just looking for a straightforward presentation of expenses related to the delivery of the HIV awareness program? C. In addition to cost, do the funders also want the analysis to include impact? D. […]