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Identify various team strategies for problem-solving that enhance patient-centeredness and value-added care. (PO 8, 9)

HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT Managing Quality to Promote Cost Effectiveness and Value-added Practices (graded) Nursing leaders understand that to determine the level of success of an activity there must be opportunities to measure, analyze, and evaluate activity-based data. Consider a current National Patient Safety Goal or Institute for Healthcare Improvement care bundle. Course outcomes 1 Investigate

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Identify problems (Three nursing diagnoses): From the assessment the three (3) highest priority nursing diagnoses (problems or potential problems) relevant at the time of the assessment are identified with causative statements and evidence criteria. (approximately 150 words)

The situation: There is to be a brief introduction which includes the patient’s presenting problem and medical diagnosis, co-morbidities and current medications. This introduction also situates the patient in relation to the type of clinical setting where the student cared for the patient, when the student conducted the assessment in relation to the illness, and

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analyze how you would proceed if you were Ms. K’s FNP. Must use and follow

(2) For your second Contribution posting you should find an article, book, video, or website that relates to a topic in one of the modules in Segment 2 or 3 of the course. For example, you might see an interview on TV or YouTube with someone discussing advertising or economic aspects of the media or

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List and describe at least one advantage and one disadvantage to having a longer duration episode covered by the bundled payment.

CMS’ Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Initiative (BPCI) defines episodes of care (initiated by hospital stays) and spending targets for traditional Medicare enrollees. Providers continue to be paid on a fee-for-service basis. If total spending exceeds the target, then the “contracting entity” pays Medicare the difference. If total spending is below the target, then Medicare

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What are the strengths and limitations of this study design? 
 Participants and Sampling (1-2 Paragraphs)

As the country focuses on the restructuring of the U.S. health care delivery system, nurses will continue to play an important role. It is expected that more and more nursing jobs will become available out in the community, and fewer will be available in acute care hospitals. 1. Write an informal presentation (500-700 words) to

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Identify the lifespan developmental stage of the Cameron family.

NRS71001: Assessment 1 1 Case study: The Cameron family Jane and Michael Cameron are the parents of 3 children; Maureen (12), Millie (5) and Melanie (18 months). Jane and Michael married when they were 19 years old, despite Jane’s mother Joanie’s prophesy of a short marriage due to their age. The marriage, while having its

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Discuss the practice immersion experience including observations/ events/ situation that affected your perception of nursing, nursing process, ethics and morals.

1. Discuss the practice immersion experience including observations/ events/ situation that affected your perception of nursing, nursing process, ethics and morals. 2. Discuss the actual practice 3. Explain “lessons learned” 4. Describe the practice change you would process and how you would implement a sustainable change 5. Include 4 references and don’t hesitate to contact

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Discuss advantages and challenges.

Part of the assigned readings in your textbook this week concerns informatics. Nursing informatics is directed toward information science and focused on systems that process and deliver data and information (Kearney-Nunnery, 2012). Essential IV of the BSN Essentials (American Association of Colleges of Nursing, 2008), Information Management and Application of Patient Care Technology, states that

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Explain an unintended consequence of bundled payment and describe a feature of BPCI that may offset this incentive.

CMS’ Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Initiative (BPCI) defines episodes of care (initiated by hospital stays) and spending targets for traditional Medicare enrollees. Providers continue to be paid on a fee-for-service basis. If total spending exceeds the target, then the “contracting entity” pays Medicare the difference. If total spending is below the target, then Medicare

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Develop and evaluate new practice approaches based on nursing theories and theories from other disciplines” (AACN, 2006, p. 9).

Introduces the purpose of the reflection and addresses DNP Essentials (AACN, 2006) pertinent to scientific underpinnings for practice. Include a self-assessment regarding learning that you believe represents your skills, knowledge, and integrative abilities to meet the pertinent DNP Essential and sub-competencies (AACN, 2006) as a result of active learning throughout this course. Be sure to