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November 28, 2019

Analyze some of the key social, political, and economic factors that have led to the proliferation of urgent care facilities and primary care practices over the last 20-30 years.

You are the manager of a new primary care clinic located about twenty five (25) miles outside of a small city (population of 50,000). With five (5) family physicians, two (2) nurse practitioners, two (2) physicians’ assistants (PAs), and twenty (20) clinical support staff consisting of RNs, LPNs, and CMAs, the clinic provides primary care services to a diverse community of people living and working outside the city limits. Originally a rural area, the community has been growing and now includes promising opportunities in employment, education, and comfortable living spaces for young families. However, there are still many residents who […]
November 28, 2019

What should you do when you disagree with the information provided to you by a CDSS?

What should you do when you disagree with the information provided to you by a CDSS? Who is responsible if a CDSS makes a recommendation to a clinician that results in harm to a patient?
November 28, 2019

How many reasons can you think of to explain this situation?

A large-scale evaluation of a CDSS in one hospital shows significant improvements in efficiency and effectiveness of clinical processes. However when the same system is implemented in a second hospital no improvements are found. How many reasons can you think of to explain this situation?
November 28, 2019

The provider orders Amiodarone 150 mg bolus over 15 minutes.

The provider orders Amiodarone 150 mg bolus over 15 minutes. The pharmacy sends a bag containing 150 mg in diluted in 100 mL sterile water. The nurse should set the pump at what mL/hr flow rate? Round to the whole number.
November 28, 2019

Calculate the gtt/min flow rate.

Your patient is to receive 2 L LR over 16 hours. The IV tubing has a drop factor of 10 gtt/mL. Calculate the gtt/min flow rate. Round to the whole number.
November 28, 2019

Choose a specific piece of legislation that you feel will advance or reverse public health if it is passed.

Choose a specific piece of legislation that you feel will advance or reverse public health if it is passed. This can be a national or state-level policy that is at any point in the policy process but you must be able to refer to the written bill as a source to cite for your legislation analysis paper. Include the following information in a double-spaced submission: 1. What issue does this legislation seek to address? (2-3 sentences) 2. Why is this issue a problem? (2-3 sentences) 3. What is the proposed solution to the issue? (2-3 sentences)
November 28, 2019

Using academic scholarly research, find an article that addresses an ethical dilemma from the past five years and annotate it thoroughly.

Using academic scholarly research, find an article that addresses an ethical dilemma from the past five years and annotate it thoroughly. What are the key points to the article? Summarize the dilemma. What are the key terms of the article? What conflicts or controversies does it raise? Where can you offer analysis or an original point of view? Once you have a handle on the article and your reaction to the issues it raises, use it as a foundation to Create your own 2-4 paragraph “dilemma.” Apply Kant’s Categorical Imperative to the problem you invent. Apply any other philosopher’s theory […]
November 28, 2019

What useful guidelines does Utilitarianism provide in term of distributing resources?

What useful guidelines does Utilitarianism provide in term of distributing resources?
November 28, 2019

Describe the differences in the nursing management for hypovolemic shock, cardiogenic shock, and heart failure.

Shock is a clinical syndrome that is a result of inadequate tissue perfusion that creates imbalance between the delivery of and the requirements for oxygen that support cell health. Signs and symptoms of excess fluid volume or inadequate tissue perfusion characterize heart failure. Address the Following: Describe the differences in the nursing management for hypovolemic shock, cardiogenic shock, and heart failure. Because heart failure can be a chronic condition, identify a priority teaching intervention for the patient with a new diagnosis of heart failure.
November 28, 2019

How does the field of behavioral sciences contribute to health education?

How does the field of behavioral sciences contribute to health education?