Now that you have practiced researching health policies, describe your experience. Was the information readily accessible? Were you able to fully understand the intent and scope of the policy? What would be needed in order for the general public to understand this information and become involved in the policy-making process?
Many situations can raise ethical concerns, particularly in the face of disagreement and conflict between parties. However, not all situations of an ethical nature result in a values conflict or constitute an ethical dilemma. Consider the following cases: Two physicians disagree on the course of treatment for a patient, creating conflict between members of the patient’s family. A commercial plane filled with passengers is hijacked and an F-16 fighter jet is called to prevent the plane from crashing into schools and government buildings. Loss of life (in the air or on the ground) is likely. Which of the cases is […]
Review a sample quality policy from a health care facility or provider, Write a 1,000-1,250 word paper in which you asses the organization’s quality policy. Include answers to the following questions, discuss aspects of the policy, what is included and excluded? What area of the organization is affected by this policy? Why was the policy created? Please list your references.
Discuss the various roles key leadership figures play in strategic planning. Who guides the team? How is input sought from constituent groups such as medical staff, department managers, and staff? Describe the role of the governing board in strategic planning? Who is ultimately responsible for success or failure?
Part I: Create a Health Informatics (HI) Compliance survey for healthcare facilities to ensure their internal data dictionary requirements are in compliance with standards and regulations for Health informatics. All key regulatory agencies and accreditation entities must be included in your survey: Joint Commission, HL-7, ASTM, NCQA, HEDIS, and ACS. Part II: You are the Chief Information Officer of a large hospital. You are tasked with completing the HI Compliance survey. After answering all of the survey questions with detailed explanations, determine if your hospital can ensure that (1) internal data dictionary requirements are being met; (2) external data standards […]