Discusses Needs Assesssment and states “the logic of needs assessment can be summarized as a simple equation: Desired status – Actual status = Need. (See pages 23-24 in the required text). With this equation in mind, discuss: Discrepancy analysis The three components of needs assessment logic. Gap Needs assessment as a critical component of the total design process.
A. What makes public health a cross-discipline field of study? B. If you had a large research organization, ample time, and unlimited funds at your disposal, how would you establish whether phthalates were causally associated with cancer in humans? C. Suppose you were working on Healthy People 2030. List one (1) topic area that you believe represents the most pressing public health issue our country is facing. Briefly defend your choice.
A. Provide an example of a social determinant of health. Describe a potential mechanism of how this determinant affects downstream health. B. Describe a hypothetical quit smoking campaign for teenagers in one sentence. Explain how the Health Belief Model applies to it.
Please use APA format and list and site all sources and references: 3- to 4-page Microsoft Word document Identify the various committees of a HCO (Health Care Organization) board and evaluate the function of each committee. Please first read “Physicians on Hospital Boards: Time for New Approaches” (2011, February) and then discuss the Joint Commission requirement: “Joint Commission requires that medical staff members to be eligible for full membership” on the hospital board—but does not mandate that any medical staff officer or other physician be a voting or nonvoting board member. Reference: Physicians on Hospital Boards: Time for New Approaches. […]
Accountable Care Organizations in the Medicare program are governed by the following stakeholders: A. Hospital administrators and clinic directors B. Insurers and Medicare leaders C. Health systems and state health departments D. Physicians and patients
Choose a pair of nutrients (one mineral and one vitamin) that works together in the body and then answer the following questions: What is a common deficiency disorder of these nutrients? What diet and/or lifestyle factors contribute to risk of deficiency? What diet recommendations could you make to a patient with this deficiency disorder? For the vitamin you chose, suppose that it is likely to reach toxic levels in the body from excessive supplementation and then answer the following questions: What are the risks of toxicity? What is the solubility of your vitamin choice? How can the level of the […]
What is the impact of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) payment denial on the healthcare system? What are the implications for our nursing practice related to use of standardized terminology for documentation? How does this impact patient outcomes?
Analyze the impact of supply and demand in the healthcare industry. develop 2 diagrams that represent key elements of health care supply and demand. 1st diagram is US health care system in the in the 20th century 2nd diagram is US health care following health care reform in the 21st century.
Identify at least 2 ways the law has been used to respond to health-harming social needs in health communities. Do you feel the response was effective? What changes would you recommend as a healthcare regulator? Justify your rationale.