Your assignment is to imagine you’re in charge of your local public health department for your community. Your department has the chance to apply for funding under the umbrella of the WHO Essential Public Health Function (EHPF) framework to fund one public health issue in your community. What public health issue will you address, and what intervention will you design? In your paper, be sure to address: · The public health issue and its impact on health – make your case that it’s important! · How the intervention will address the health issue · How the intervention affects different health […]
1. Identify some switching costs in healthcare. What could a healthcare organization do to minimize the impact of switching costs? 2 What are the major substitutes for hospital care? How do these substitutes vary by hospital service? 3 Are insurance companies buyers or suppliers for hospitals? What about physicians? Why is this designation more difficult to make in healthcare? 4.How does product differentiation affect the level of rivalry in a market? 5.How can driving forces be used to envision the future?
Give one example of how IT assists with disease monitoring and surveillance. Explain if your example is passive or active surveillance and explain why. Describe how the Center for Disease Control (CDC) is involved and why you may be in contact with them as a health IT manager