Suppose that we want to determine whether or not amount of light exposure is linked to depression. We identify 5,000 participants across the United States with no intention of moving to a different permanent residence within the next two years and classify them as living in an area with high or low light exposure. We exclude those who are experiencing depression symptoms at baseline. We then follow them up for two years and determine whether they have experienced depression since baseline. There were 1500 participants residing in low-light areas and 3500 participants living in high-light areas. Of those in low-light […]
Explain the importance of healthcare policy-making as it relates to the healthcare delivery system and the field of HIM. Describe the differing types of organizations, services, and personnel and their interrelationships across the health care delivery system. In other words, how do the organizations have an effect on you, as the consumer, and on one another?
The quality of health care is a topic that many speak about but few offer solutions to. Do you believe a Healthcare Administrator can affect the quality of care a patient receives? If yes, how? How about KPI’s; do they affect or improve outcomes for patients? Why or why not?
Analyze and critique the critical thinking and communication skills that may be unique to effective on-the-job communication in healthcare administration. What does this new knowledge mean to you in your job or career aspirations, or what does it mean to you on a personal level? How could you apply what you have learned about writing to your workplace? (If you are not presently working, project this question towards your future career.)
1. There are many challenges to becoming a multiculturally competent professional and ensuring a multiculturally competent workplace. List and explain in your own words at least two ideas you’d believe would be best for reducing barriers and lessening community resistance. 2. Explain in your own words the difference between cultural awareness, cultural sensitivity, and cultural competence. 3 Explain the concept of intersectionality.