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
What does the current body of literature suggest as a future direction? What would be the new proposed mechanism of action? How will it improve current treatment method? Drug development: You will conduct a comprehensive literature review (minimum of 5 scholarly articles) on the latest innovations in drug development and discovery for a SPECIFIC mental
) Current treatment methods. (the bulk of your work; 5-7 pages) a. How were these drugs studied? What animal model was used to look at relief of Drug development: You will conduct a comprehensive literature review (minimum of 5 scholarly articles) on the latest innovations in drug development and discovery for a SPECIFIC mental illness,
Explain the incidence pattern shown on the graph . Salmonella heidelberg gastroenteritis occurred on three cruises aboard the T.S.S. Festivale. Figure 14.4 shows on-board clinic visits for diarrheal illness between February 10 and March 3. a. Explain the incidence pattern shown on the graph . b. What are probable modes of transmission? c.. What changes
What would be the estimated profit or loss associated with the Medicare service line? The president of Gentiva Health Services is considering increasing her number of Medicare patients served next year. However, to do so she must begin to use RNs for client visits, which Medicare reimburses at $45 per visit. An RN costs $35
What caused the Pseudomonas infection? A 56-year-old Army officer received a smallpox vaccination at a military vaccination clinic. Within 2 weeks, a painful ulcer was noted at the vaccination site. Because of the appearance of an increasing number of peripheral lesions and because of continued enlargement of the initial ulcer, he was treated. Eventual recovery