Describe the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) and the span and focus of the work underway. Description Health Disparities Based on Socioeconomic Status For this assignment, review the literature about child poverty in rich countries to develop an understanding of health disparities based on socioeconomic status. Then, address the following points: Describe the
calculate age and Gender adjusted cardiovascular mortality rates. With age- and gender-adjusted rates, which MCO has the higher cardiovascular mortality rate? Age and Gender Adjustment in Two Managed Care Organizations The purpose of standardization is to make two or more populations “similar” along dimensions in which they differ. Earlier, we demonstrated two methods of age-adjustment.
Find the transition matrix and do the calculations necessary to answer these questions The victims of a certain disease being treated at Wake Medical Center have classified annually as follows: cured, in temporary remission, sick, or dead from the disease. Once a patient is cured, he is permanently immune. Each year, those in remission get
describe the problem of lack of health care for children and propose some solution(s) to the problem. Description Health Disparities Based on Socioeconomic Status For this assignment, review the literature about child poverty in rich countries to develop an understanding of health disparities based on socioeconomic status. Then, address the following points: Describe the United
Write a 700- to 1,050-word summary briefly describing the background information and details. Include the following information: You are an associate-level environmental scientist in a large urban city. The growing human population within the city increases pressure on the infrastructure and natural resources, affecting the environment. As cities expand, they cut deeper into surrounding rural
Discuss fraud and abuse in healthcare. Fraud and Abuse: Discuss fraud and abuse in healthcare. Provide at least three specific examples of fraudulent practices that have taken place in U.S. healthcare, and describe ways to prevent these in our modern healthcare environment.
What are the key differences between conventional case management and disease management? Case Management Versus Disease Management: What are the key differences between conventional case management and disease management? Provide some examples of diseases that seem to benefit from a disease management model of care.
A clinic service wants to add a new performance measure that deals with service delay –the number of minutes after patient arrival that a given event occurs. Create three questions that should be asked about the clinic service’s proposed performance measure. Provide a rationale for each question. Determine if this request to add a new
discuss the four spheres of political action in nursing. Please discuss the four spheres of political action in nursing. In addition, please develop a brief argument sharing how these spheres are interconnected and overlapping by applying an example from your practice. What are some ethical considerations here?
Explain the role of contingency planning in health care. Should every health care organization formulate contingency plans? Why, or why not? Your response should be at least 200 words in length. Contingency planning in health care: Considering your own career in health care leadership, do you feel that a map or a compass is better