To assess your ability to analyze the knowledge from this week’s readings to complete this assignment. Action Items Read the Emergency Resuscitation Requires Teamwork case. Analyze the case in terms of the following collaboration team competencies from Chapter 7 and address the extent to which the team worked collaboratively (4 paragraphs) Compose your paper in MS Word. Respect the other members of the team and those peripheral too the team Work interdependently with other team members Communicate (for operational purposes) effectively with other team members Refrain from domineering or demeaning behavior that inhibits communication and the effective performance of others […]
What does it mean to be ethical in coding practices? How can you personally demonstrate good ethics while coding. What should you do if a provider asks you to code for procedures that were not performed?
You are a physician making rounds on your patients when you arrive at Mrs. Buckman’s room. She’s an elderly lady in her late 70s who recently had colon surgery. She is also the wife of a prominent physician at the hospital. She has been known to be somewhat confrontational with the nursing staff. However, today she states she was just given a shot of insulin to cover her elevated blood sugar and the amount of insulin did not seem to be the usual amount. Even though Mrs. Buckman often complains, you are somewhat concerned about this observation and decide that […]
The management of Peak Performance Health and Wellness Club has received several emails and verbal complaints about an unidentified male club member allegedly masturbating while using the equipment in the club. The only description they have of the accused is that he is an older, white male with glasses. Jim Roberts is a personal trainer and is just about to start a morning session with a client. A young woman he knows and trusts comes up to Jim with a frantic expression. “Come quickly.” She can barely get the words out. “There’s a man on the stationary bike who is […]
A researcher intended to investigate the potential difference in BMI between men and women. He also tried to evaluate the effectiveness of a new physical exercise program in reducing BMI. Table 1 summarized the BMI data. At the beginning of the study (Day 0), 64 men and 49 women were included in the study and their BMI values were measured (defined as BMI_M0 and BMI_F0, respectively). After joining the new physical exercise program for 180 days, the participants’ BMI values were measured again (defined as BMI_M180 and BMI_F180, respectively). Only BMI_M180 data were included in Table 1. BMI_M0 and BMI_M180 […]