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November 29, 2019

What is your assessment of the value provided to an organization that stems from the regulatory statutes of a typical MCO?

What is your assessment of the value provided to an organization that stems from the regulatory statutes of a typical MCO? Consider the establishment of conflict resolution and risk management strategies within the health care organization from the employer/employee perspective as well as in regards to patient conflict circumstances.
November 29, 2019

What MCO responsibilities pertain to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) focus on fraud, waste, and abuse laws?

What MCO responsibilities pertain to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) focus on fraud, waste, and abuse laws?
November 29, 2019

You are at work in a healthcare facility. You happen to notice a nurse practitioner reviewing the medical records of her ex-husband.

You are at work in a healthcare facility. You happen to notice a nurse practitioner reviewing the medical records of her ex-husband. You also know that there is no authorization on file granting additional access to this record. Should the nurse be terminated? To whom should this be reported (e.g., the husband, the state board of nursing, HHS)? What actions must the employer take? Find the applicable law and cite it. Do any exceptions to the law apply to this fact pattern? How? What additional facts might lead to a different conclusion? What would that new conclusion be? Explain.
November 29, 2019

What is the purpose of Peer Review?

What is the purpose of Peer Review? Does this process violate HIPAA? Why or why not? What rules apply to Peer Review?
November 29, 2019

Analyzes how a health care leader can address diversity and inclusion in health care

Analyzes how a health care leader can address diversity and inclusion in health care
November 29, 2019

What are the major strengths and weaknesses of the nursing home survey process in assuring that residents have high levels of quality of care and quality of life?

What are the major strengths and weaknesses of the nursing home survey process in assuring that residents have high levels of quality of care and quality of life?
November 29, 2019

What do you consider to be the key areas for developing quality metrics in home and community based care?

What do you consider to be the key areas for developing quality metrics in home and community based care? Which ones are easier to measure than others?
November 29, 2019

Write your own autoethnography on your own experience within a culture.

Write your own autoethnography on your own experience within a culture. Must be health-based and integrated with facts (e.g. experiencing smoking, air pollution in crowded city, unsafe road conditions in a foreign country, etc)
November 29, 2019

List and describe 2 medical treatments, other than medications for patients with myocardial infarction.

List and describe 2 medical treatments, other than medications for patients with myocardial infarction.
November 29, 2019

In his adjustment to illness, what stage do you think Mr. Jones is demonstrating?

You are caring for Mr. Jones, who was admitted to the hospital 4 days ago for treatment of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. His diagnoses are fractured right femur, right shoulder dislocation, and closed head injury. Mr. Jones also has chronic hypertension, which has been worsened by his failure to take his medication for several days before the accident and by the stress of the accident. Mr. Jones is 48 years old, married, and has three children ages 15, 10, and 4. He is the owner of a small, home-based plumbing company. Two other plumbers work for him. […]