DATE: December 19, 2016 TO: New Employee FROM: Jessica Cionca SUBJECT: What to Avoid When Facing a Consistent Issue in the Healthcare Setting Summary: Given below is what to except as a new employee in the healthcare system as a Registration Representative. There are many positive benefits when working in the hospital, but there are several issues that could potentially terminate any employee. I have provided what should be avoided in order to maintain the position. Introduction: There are several benefits from this job; however, there is one specific problem that shows itself consistently throughout this position. This problem is the protection of patient privacy or also known as HIPAA.
There are three implications that would occur if a change in law were past, one would be the change in palliative care. Adequate palliative care is a prerequisite to the legalization of medical aid in dying. Patients should never have to choose death because of unbearable pain, which can be treated but cannot be accessed. It is wrong to deny grievously ill patients the option of medical aid in dying because of systematic inadequacies in the delivery of palliative care. Safeguarding patients by building a strong patient physician relationship must be established so that there is no foul play in the outcome.
Other modalities like Teleradiology,Teleoncology,Teledermatology,Telepsychiatry,Telepathology,Teleopthomology so on so forth based upon the changing needs and requirements of the patients and providers. Telehealth technology won’t solve all health care issues, but it can be an effective tool that health care organizations should consider for their changing patient and business needs. (Pennic. J August,
Other definitions included more details about how it is just what is being done to the patient’s body and the potential outcomes of the procedure or treatment. Waste material is not included in this because once you sign the informed consent form that states that you understand the procedure and the possible outcomes, whatever is taken out is no longer considered yours. If Henrietta’s biopsy was taken to be tested for cancer to benefit her first and then the rest of the biopsy was used for creating the cell line, then that would not be an issue. It would be an issue if the biopsy was taken for the sole purpose of creating the cell line and she was unaware of what her cells were being used
For HCA, to avoid future disparities offering lower prices to existing patients and new patients, who could not afford the services, is a good initiative to not lose patients and therefore not lose profit. Another way to help with the disparities is to set up clinic services to patients who are not able to afford medical assistance at the same time this clinic can provide education to patients on how to better their health and lifestyles. If an organization treats and helps guide a patient he/she will continue to come back to get treated or educated. With this, it will help the organization target disparities, help the community while still making a profit because it retained their
Because of EMTALA patients will no longer be turned away for economical reasons. They will be attended to with medical screening and examinations no matter the condition. Patient dumping" became an issue when so many unstable people were turned away or transferred started to have more difficulties with their health condition because they were not attended to on the spot at the time. Many hospitals participated in this practice and it was only endangering the patient’s health and life. The purpose of health care is to meet the medical needs and the safety and well being of a
On the positive side, you can see what types of diseases may run in your family. If you know you have the genetic code for certain cardiac diseases, you could try to adding more heart health dieting and exercising methods to your daily life. It may help you to prevent the disease from activating. However, ignorance can be bliss. If you find that you have the genetic code for a highly fatal or a certain mental illness, you may dread this, even though there is no guarantee that you’ll get this disease.
As a nurse, I care about people’s health, so, if I were to see a patient fall and hit his head, having a possible brain bleed, I would want to help instead of standing there and doing nothing. So, this is the ethical issue I have experienced and honestly, I would have a difficult time with this issue knowing it’s not an if, but a when for this patient falling and having a bad injury that may cause
PATIENT CARE EXPERIENCE AND PARTNERING IN CARE Name of Student Institution Affiliation Patient care experience and Partnering in care Health care is continuously evolving with improvements in cures and medical equipments. Nevertheless, this does not transform into better health care delivery. To ensure proper and satisfactory services in the health care industry, it is important to focus on patient care experience and partner in care along with the families. We discuss this approach and its benefits, especially for the elderly like Mr. Taylor and how it helps them overcome the barriers they face for healthcare delivery. Patient care experience Patient care experience literally means caring for the patient and the patient’s experience
You may find it awkward to do at first, but your loved one will benefit greatly from the opportunity to talk, as well as from knowing that you cared enough to take the first step. Don 't give your opinions or interrupt, simply listen. If a loved one has cancer, attend any professional appointments with him or her. Having a second pair of ears to listen for information and someone who may be thinking more clearly about questions or concerns is a great idea. Although screening for breast cancer can cause some slight discomfort, don 't let this keep you from being screened.