Health care Questions
1. After working in a hospital for 6 months you have been selected to head up the team to conduct hand-washing audits on all the nursing units. Whom do you want on your team and why? Please provide details with your response Use 100 words
2. Lombardi defines the five basic principles of team orientation needed to assist in formulating team action. What are these five basic principles of team orientation?Use 100 words
3. What are your thoughts on asking an offender to join the team and perhaps provide suggestions on how to improve compliance with hand washing requirements?Use 100 words
4. Laschinger and Finegan (2005) found organizations that promote open honest communication improve nurse relations. What is accomplished by frequent positive organizational communication?Use 100 words
5. Do you think the ethnicity of the candidate influence the person selected? Use 100 words
6. Discuss the five stages of team development process? Use 200 words
Data Collection and Analysis
You were asked to present a special collection of data. Now that you are familiar with the process of collecting and analyzing data do the following:
Select one of the following organizations below to review data about 3 specific diseases in a country that you have chosen to learn more about and report the statistical outcome over the last 3 years:
World Health Organization (WHO)
Center for Disease Control (CDC)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
2020 Healthy People
Then complete the following:
Briefly explain each of the 3 diseases (e.g. whether it is communicable or noncommunicable).
Identify the country you have chosen to view (e.g the United States Canada England or Russia).
Report the statistical outcome for the last 3 years.
Explain what population is most at risk and how each challenge will impact the population.
Once the data have been reviewed explain 2 factors that will influence a quality-improvement process over the next few years
Explain how CO2 enters leaves. What environmental factors control stomatal movement? How are these factors related to physical and chemical properties that control the opening and closing of stomata?
What are primary stages in the photosynthetic carbon reduction (PCR) cycle? Explain the role of each stage. Draw a diagram of the stages by utilizing drawing tools in Microsoft® Word to aid your explanation.
Explain how the ATP and NADPH produced by the photosynthetic electron transport chain are used in the PCR cycle.
What roles do light and Rubisco play in regulating the PCR cycle? Explain your answer.
Explain how cells release energy through glycolysis, respiration, and fermentation. Identify pathways in each stage. Describe each stage’s role in releasing energy.
What is the role of enzymes in degrading starch and sugar? Explain your answer.
Discuss some similarities and differences between respiration and fermentation.
Aerobic organisms are usually larger than anaerobic organisms. Suggest how this might be related to respiration
Week 4 Discussion 1
Read the Certificate of Need: State Health Laws and Programs article. Determine two advantages and two disadvantages from the health care organizations perspective for requiring a Certificate of Need (CON).
Identify 3 states that require a CON be submitted to state and regional review agencies for any new or upgraded health care facilities.
National Conference of State Legislation. (2011). Certificate of need: State health laws and programs. Retrieved from http://www.ncsl.org/IssuesResearch/Health/CONCertificateofNeedStateLaws/tabid/14373/Default.aspx
Week 4 Discussion 2
Read The Future of Malpractice Reform article. In your opinion do you think Tort Reform will benefit the patients or the medical practitioners?
How will this change effect medical institutions?
What was one myth or truth that surprised you?
Respond to at least two of your classmates postings.
Baltic S. (2014). The future of malpractice reform. Medical Economics 91(24) 40-44. Retrieved from https://search.proquest.com
Wolper L.F. (2011). Health care administration: Managing organized delivery systems (5th ed.). Boston: Jones and Bartlett.
See article attached
Explain how healthcare organizations or healthcare industries are impacted by the rule.
Your CEO has again requested some information, this time from your team. She would like you to write a report regarding rulemaking that she can share with other leaders in the organization.
Create a 1,400- to 2,100-word report in which you:
• Explain how the rulemaking process relates to health care organizations
o Choose a health care regulation or rule
o Explain how that rule is implemented
o Identify which agency or regulatory body is responsible for overseeing it
o Explain how healthcare organizations or healthcare industries are impacted by the rule.
our CEO was pleased with your last team report, and has invited you to present on the future of health policy at the next leadership summit.
Create a 10- to 15-slide presentation in which you:
• Analyze the factors that influence policy modification.
• Analyze trends that drive change in health policy.
• Predict future changes to health policy.
Summarize each of the three stages of the General Adaptation Syndrome in detail including examples Show more Summarize each of the three stages of the General Adaptation Syndrome in detail including examples of the physical changes in the body at each stage. After looking at these stages of stress and learning how stress can impact your general health take the Holmes and Rahe Stress Scale and calculate your stress score for the past year. (A total score of less than 150 indicates low risk of stress-related illness; a score of between 151 and 299 indicates a moderate risk of stress-related illness and a score of 300 or greater suggests that the person is at significant risk of illness due to the stress in their life.) Discuss your risk for developing a stress related illness and your previous experiences with illness during stressful events such as final exam week. [MO6.3] Show less
Health Care Disparities: Wk 5
In this discussion board you will focus on a specific cultural group and how health disparities play a role in health employment and education.
1) Select one of the cultures (African-Americans Mexican Americans Appalachians) and answer the statements below related to the specific culture that you have selected.
a) What are the disparities associated with this culture?
b) How do the disparities affect health status?
c) How do the disparities affect employment?
d) How do the disparities affect education?
e) Identify two nursing interventions that could be taken to help decrease the affect health disparities have on your selected culture.
f) What would be the biggest nursing challenge when implementing your nursing interventions?
2) Be sure to include and introduction and a conclusion.
3) All paragraphs must be at least 4 sentences in length.
Submit original message by 11:59 pm Thursday of Week 5.
Use APA style format
Include a minimum of 2 (no more than 3) professional references
Assignment Grading Criteria
LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT IN NURSING AND HEALTH CARE.
Political Action Awareness Paper
Select a professional organization in the nursing industry.
For example: ANA
Research a current political issue addressed through the organization.
For example: Nurse Shortage
Write a 350- to 600-word paper in which you explain how nurse leaders can use professional organizations to stay aware of political actions in the nursing and health care industry and the importance of doing so.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
3 points possible Points available Points earned
Explains how nurse leaders use professional organizations to stay informed of political actions in the nursing and health care industry. 1
Discusses importance of maintaining awareness of political actions related to the nursing and health care industry. 2
2 points possible Points available Points earned
Follows rules of grammar usage and punctuation
Has a structure that is clear logical and easy to follow
Consistent with APA guidelines for formatting and citation of outside works 2
Analyse the statement Mental illness is a social problem . To examine this question draw on one or two of the concepts of class poverty ethnicity gender or race. Pick a case study to use in this assignment Topic is Alzheimers case study.
Hints and Tips for Framework
sociology of illness case study social determinants ie class/poverty.
Using one theory only Deviance Sentence starter Discourse analyse to look at case study Alzheimers from a perspective of deviance. Some of the arguments made by these scholars around deviance and how it happens. There are criticisms by other medical scholars working in the field i.e Psychiatry
References no more than 5 years old 14 References required. Peer reviewed journals relevant books.
Criteria Demonstrated understanding of appropriate sociological theories concepts and frameworks.
Application of sociological theories and concepts to critique the issues related to good health ill health and/or the health care system
Critical reflection on the key ideas and concepts.
A community health assessment is a developmental process that is added to and amended over time. It is not an end in itself but a way of using information to plan healthcare and public health programs. In the Service Line Development Case Study there is a community health needs assessment that describes the state of local indviduals health. This assessment allows the major risk factors the causes of ill health and the actions required to address these health risks to be identified.Task:A. Analyze the community health needs assessment in the case study by doing the following:1. Discuss major risk factors identified in the assessment.2. Discuss whether the healthcare facility in the case study is addressing the needs identified in the assessment.B. Develop a health planning summary outlining recommendations of how to resolve any outstanding community health needs.C. When you use sources include all in-text citations and references in APA format