Review the following articles: WHO Definition of Health What Is a Disease? In your initial post, think about the definition of disease and answer the following questions: What does it mean to be unhealthy, and does the word “unhealthy” automatically mean pathology? Does being unhealthy automatically include a drug treatment? Is drug treatment always needed?
Select an active bill at the state or federal level that impacts the professional practice of nursing. In a 3-4 page paper (excluding the title and reference pages), summarize the provisions of the bill and clearly explain what the bill will accomplish. The paper should be no more than 4 pages, typed in Times New
The Scientific Management movement occurred with theorist Frederick Winslow Taylor. Taylor’s philosophy focused on the belief that making people work hard as possible was not as efficient as utilizing how the work was performed. According to Leading and Management book the scientific management theory is “based on the idea that there is one best way
Select a current or proposed health care policy that is designed to improve a specific population’s access to quality, cost-effective health care. In a paper of 1,000-1,250 words, include the following: Explain the policy and how it is designed to improve cost-effectiveness and health care equity for the population. Is the policy financially sound? Why
What is your evaluation of the effectiveness of the U.S. health care system in the context of delivery, finance, management, and/or sustainability? What are the issues that prompted a need for health care reform? Support your answer with a credible data reference. Do not use a reference already used by another student 200-500 WORDS RESOURCES
Identify a research or evidence-based article that focuses comprehensively on a specific intervention or new diagnostic tool for the treatment of diabetes in adults or children. In a paper of 750-1,000 words, summarize the main idea of the research findings for a specific patient population. Research must include clinical findings that are current, thorough, and
Briefly describe a patient who presented with a dermatologic disorder. Describe your experience in assessing and managing the patient and his or her family. Include details of your “aha” moment in identifying the patient’s dermatologic disorder. Explain how the experience connected your classroom studies to the real-world clinical setting.
You work as a health information clerk on an acute care wing of a hospital. Your duties are to post reports to patient records, to flag records for deficiencies, and in general to be sure that records are kept accurately and up to date. In this facility the copying of medication orders is done only
In 2011 the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) introduced the “My Plate” initiative, to help Americans make healthy food choices and to be active every day. Recently, new guidelines were released, and the initiative was updated to include, “MyPlateMyWins!” Initial Discussion Post: Review the following resource: United States Department of Agriculture: ChooseMyPlate.gov. (2015). Older
1. The plural form of phalanx isA. phalanxies.B. phalanges.C. phalances.D. phalanx. 2. What term describes a structure located farthest from the surface of the body?A. DeepB. SuperficialC. DistalD. Proximal 3. Adipose is a type of __________ tissue.A. muscleB. nervousC. connectiveD. epithelial 4. Which health care setting provides supportive treatment for terminally ill patients?A. Rehabilitation centerB.