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October 3, 2019

Imagine you are part of a nine-member ethics committee at the local hospital.

Imagine you are part of a nine-member ethics committee at the local hospital. At your committee meeting, the committee is presented with the issue of a patient who has been on life support for the past six months and has not shown any signs of improvement or the ability to survive without life support. The patient has appointed two healthcare surrogates who have opposing opinions on whether to withdraw life support. Answer the following questions: What are the major ethical issues in this case? What laws, if any, are applicable to the decision? How should the ethics committee render a […]
October 3, 2019

As a health care professional, you must analyze the evolution of health care laws to understand the criminal aspects of health care and the different offenses that health care professionals commit.

As a health care professional, you must analyze the evolution of health care laws to understand the criminal aspects of health care and the different offenses that health care professionals commit. In this assignment, you will analyze the evolution of health care laws and predict their future. Based on your knowledge about tort laws and the criminal aspects of health care, explain three possible directions in which health care laws may evolve. Support your argument using relevant examples. Compile your responses in a 3-to-5-page Word document.
October 3, 2019

WHen it comes to Calculate Dosage Accurately and Competency

WHen it comes to Calculate Dosage Accurately and Competency What is the nurse Actions in ‘Calculate Dosage Accurately Competency,’. as a nurse how do you Value individual role in preventing dosage and medications errors.
October 3, 2019

What adverse drug–food interactions involving MAO inhibitors can occur?

What adverse drug–food interactions involving MAO inhibitors can occur?
October 3, 2019

James is 5 years old and was diagnosed with new onset of tonic–clonic seizures.

James is 5 years old and was diagnosed with new onset of tonic–clonic seizures. He will be sent home on Dilantin 240 mg PO b.i.d and Diastat 10 mg PR (rectal Valium) for breakthrough seizures. a. What are the priority teaching needs for James and his parents? b. How does Dilantin prevent seizures, and why is it a good choice for James? c. What is Diastat (rectal Valium) and how should it be given?
October 3, 2019

How do levodopa/carbidopa (Sinemet) and entacapone (Comtan) help patients with Parkinson’s disease?

How do levodopa/carbidopa (Sinemet) and entacapone (Comtan) help patients with Parkinson’s disease?
October 3, 2019

Identify and discuss the required skills and competencies of a RN in the community setting.

Identify and discuss the required skills and competencies of a RN in the community setting. Do these differ from those required in an acute care setting? Explain and support your answer. The RN working in the community setting faces a number of challenges which include but are not limited to: infection control practices, patient/family privacy, collaboration with health team at a distance, families’ financial concerns, and the RN’s personal safety. Choose one (1) of the five (5) listed challenges and explain actions the RN can do to meet these needs.
October 3, 2019

How effectively do you think the Coyne et al. study and the Messina et al. study both used their review of literature to help the reader understand why the research question was asked?

How effectively do you think the Coyne et al. study and the Messina et al. study both used their review of literature to help the reader understand why the research question was asked? How could they have done it more effectively?
October 3, 2019

Imagine you are part of a nine-member ethics committee at the local hospital.

Imagine you are part of a nine-member ethics committee at the local hospital. At your committee meeting, the committee is presented with the issue of a patient who has been on life support for the past six months and has not shown any signs of improvement or the ability to survive without life support. The patient has appointed two healthcare surrogates who have opposing opinions on whether to withdraw life support. Answer the following questions: What are the major ethical issues in this case? What laws, if any, are applicable to the decision? How should the ethics committee render a […]
October 3, 2019

1. Recently, CMS has added several prospective payment systems to their Pay-for Reporting program.

1. Recently, CMS has added several prospective payment systems to their Pay-for Reporting program. Pick one of the quality reporting programs discussed in the text. Research the program (CMS website, most recent Federal Register for the applicable PPS, and such) Prepare an educational presentation that outlines the reporting requirements for your medical director and department heads. Provide examples of how this provision may affect the reputation of your facility