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Proactive Approach
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:22:35 Z
I found the reading material for this week very interesting, specifically around the proactive approach to ethical conflicts and the development and implementation of practice protocols and guidelines.  Has anyone  used the proactive approach to ethical conflicts and the development and implementation of practice protocols and guidelines that was mentioned in the reading from this week?&...

Sponsorship for non-US citizens
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:17:28 Z
I did not see an answer for this earlier. Does anyone know of a good resource for knowledge needed relating to sponsorship for a non-US citizen. For example sponsoring a RN or other employed providers from for Working Visa or H1B.

Bundled Payments
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:16:05 Z
Bundled payments will force what three parties to negotiate a more cost effective approach? A. The referring physician, the insurance company and the HCO B. The referring physician, the clinicial support services, and the HCO C. The referring physician, CMS, and the HCO Answer: B, from page. 258, The Well Managed Healthcare Organization, 7th Edition; by White and Griffith

Managers vs Leaders
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:14:12 Z
Leaders are tasked with envisioning a goal/strategy and inspiring people to accomplish that goal, while managers are the ones that deliver on implementing and following through with those ideals.  As the leader gains this experience, they gain respect from team members which focuses the team to make better decisions for the organization. Leaders need to have a ground level perspective to be a...

Big data and Predictive Analytics in Healthcare
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:12:37 Z
The section on Healthcare Business Concepts provides an overview of the traditional Business Development arena in hospital management (at least for our system).  I often find that for the industry to evolve and be innovative, we need to adopt to new methods that industries outside of healthcare have adopted. In the past, this was the use of Lean/Six Sigma methodologies, which some  healt...

CCP
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 23:47:12 Z
Having a competent, comprehensive Corporate Compliance Program is essential for a healthcare organization. Being able to contact CCP with billing inquires and regulatory issues and receiving in-depth accurate answers is invaluable to the organization. A strong CCP will allow departments to function smoothly. CCP are also able to teach managers regarding compliance issues and give in services. Any ...