How do you think the general public should change the way they treat HIV/AIDS patients, cancer patients, alcoholics, and those with mental illness? Have you seen examples of how these patients are treated?
Your coworkers are upset that the current theme in the organization is cost containment and they see that money is being spent on remodeling the emergency department, which is unable to keep up with the demand due to inadequate space. Describe how you would react to your coworkers. What factors are possibly being taken into consideration by administration? Your coworkers think that the money being spent to remodel the emergency department should go to securing raises. How would you explain use of funds?
How would you react to a physician who wants the organization to purchase a new piece of technology that the competing hospital already has so he can bring his patients to your hospital rather than to the competition? What factors would you consider in evaluating the wisdom of supporting his request?
What do you feel is the responsibility of an imaging professional when imaging a patient who has special situations such as nasogastric and nasoenteric tubes, gastric tubes, gastrostomy tubes, tracheostomy, mechanical ventilators, chest tubes, and various tissue drains? (Remember, ultrasound technicians will be using machines with transducers, cords and cables).
Southern Pediatrics Medical Center is about to convert to an electronic claims processing system after years of using paper forms. What do you think are some of the main issues that medical billers are having while filing paper claims? In what way can electronic claims reduce some of those issues?
1.How is networking in person different from utilizing Social Media? 2 .How could you use an elevator speech in social media? 3. Why is effective communication essential? 4. Why is proper etiquette important both in person and online?
Asthma is a chronic lung disease caused by inflammation of the lower airways and episodes of airflow obstruction. Asthma episodes or attacks can vary from mild to life-threatening. In 2007, about 7% percent of the U.S. population was diagnosed with asthma and there have been a growing number of new cases since that time. There are several known risk factors identified as triggers of asthma symptoms and episodes, including inhalation of allergens or pollutants, infection, cold air, vigorous exercise, and emotional upsets. There is also growing evidence relating body-mass index to asthma in both children and adults. Design a study […]
An 87 year old female is admitted to the hospital with a diagnosis of a hip fracture secondary to a fall in her home. What would be three nursing management considerations post-surgical repair? What would your peripheral neurovascular assessment of the lower extremity include? Are there any positioning considerations, if so what are they?