Entries by Dennis

Healthcare and finance

Healthcare and finance   After reading the background materials as well as additional information you find from the literature and online sources, respond to the following: 1. Identify the distribution of national health spending by type of financing source. 2. Identify the distribution of health insurance coverage among the U.S. population. 3. Discuss the impact […]

Imagine that you are working in a neurology clinic. One of the neurologists tells you that as his or her practice is expanding, he or

Imagine that you are working in a neurology clinic. One of the neurologists tells you that as his or her practice is expanding, he or she is having difficulty meeting the education needs of his or her patients. Part of this problem is explaining the basic neuroanatomical structures to the patients in layperson’s language so […]

Culture and Health Attitudes

According to Huff (1999), the concepts of health held by various ethnic and immigrant groups within the United States may differ from and even contradict the health concepts of the mainstream society. This exercise will give you the opportunity to look at the concept of “being healthy” cross-culturally. You will interview someone who has a […]

Imagine that you are working in a neurology clinic. One of the neurologists tells you that as his or her practice is expanding, he

Imagine that you are working in a neurology clinic. One of the neurologists tells you that as his or her practice is expanding, he or she is having difficulty meeting the education needs of his or her patients. Part of this problem is explaining the basic neuroanatomical structures to the patients in layperson’s language so […]

Michael Howitt of Berkley, Michigan, recently had his gallbladder removed. His total bill for this event, which was his only health care expense for the year, came to $13,890.

Michael Howitt of Berkley, Michigan, recently had his gallbladder removed. His total bill for this event, which was his only health care expense for the year, came to $13,890. His health insurance plan has a $500 annual deductible and an 80/20 coinsurance provision. The cap on Michael’s coinsurance share is $2,000. a. How much of […]

Health Risk Assessment of Smoking

Health Risk Assessment of Smoking Paper instructions: 5 pages essay of Health Risk Assessment of Drinking. 5 references, AT LEAST 3 FROM PEER REVIEWED JOURNALS. Must include elements of health risk: HAZARDS, ASSESSMENT, SIZE OF RISK, CONTROLS, COMMUNICATION.

traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and mental health

traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and mental health What do we know about adverse childhood experiences and post-­-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and mental health? Assignment will take the form of an annotated bibliography. It should be a minimum of 3,000 words. Please refer to the following documents as examples of what is expected from you: a) […]

patient safety movement

patient safety movement Paper instructions: Write a 1500-word paper on the subject of the Patient Safety Movement. The paper must include a discussion of (1) the causes of medical errors; (2) what activities or initiatives make up the patient safety movement; (3) the impact of the movement on tort reform; and (4) criticisms of the […]

nursing issue.

The 3rd part of your paper will discuss your proposed plan to address the nursing issue. Please include the following in your plan: Proposed solution Communication strategies related to your selected issue How you would disseminate the information you have collected, including proposed solution; Dissemination may include specific nursing journals, your practicum site, etc. Barriers […]