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all week assignmentweek 1Identify a contemporary health care issue and write a paper of 750-1,000 words that describes how the issue affects the organization from a business perspective. Apply the following questions to generate your conclusions about how you would proceed:Will there be differences between how for-profit organizations (versus not-for-profit organizations) are impacted?What are the perspectives and responsibilities of the financial management staff?What are the basic rules and regulations of the issue that the financial management of the organization must address?Cite a minimum of three references to support your rationale.Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.week 2Details:You are the manager of a variable hospital department, and you just received your monthly budget results that state that your salaries were higher and your supplies were lower than budgeted. Your vice president expects managers to wrte detailed variance reports that include all possibilities.Write a paper of 750-1,000 words that explains what factors you should consider when writing your variance report to your vice president.Include the relationships between variance reporting, interpreting variance report results, and actual results of performance.Cite a minimum of three references to support your rationale.Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.week 2Details:Choose a major capital piece of equipment to be used in the radiology department of a hospital (e.g., CAT scan, MRI, nuclear medicine camera, etc.). Next, research and choose a vendor. Vendors such as GE, Siemens, or others can be located on the Internet.Request information on cost justification and ROI from the vendor.Write a justification for capital purchase (750-1,000 words) to your vice president as to why this would be a good investment for the hospital. Include the operating costs you took into consideration and what facility considerations are involved regarding this new piece of equipment.Cite a minimum of three references to support your rationale.Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.week 3Details:Write a paper of 500-750 words that explains the relationship between finance and accounting, and how they operate to determine financial viability within a health care organization.Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.week 4Details:Select a provider or health care facility coder/biller to interview and review the process they go through to satisfy reimbursement requirements for billing purposes.Write a paper of 750-1,000 words that describes the processes that are utilized in producing a final bill. Include in the paper:How health care charging and pricing processes are different from those in other industries.How private and government insurers and payers impact actual reimbursement.Cite a minimum of three references to support your rationale.Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.week 5This is a benchmark assignment.To complete this assignment, do the following:Review the GCU media on health care reform .gcumedia.com/zwebassets/courseMaterialPages/nur508_healthcare-reform-video-series-v1.1.php” href=”http://lc.gcumedia.com/zwebassets/courseMaterialPages/nur508_healthcare-reform-video-series-v1.1.php”>http://lc.gcumedia.com/zwebassets/courseMaterialPages/nur508_healthcare-reform-video-series-v1.1.phpWrite a paper of 500-750 words, not including the title and References page, that analyzes the need for health care reform.Include the following in your paper:Identify concerns about cost, quality, and access to the current U.S. health care system.Answer the question: Is the current health care system an example of market failure that requires government intervention?Describe different proposals for change from both political parties.Summarize key elements of reform that are needed from the perspective of the author of the source used.Cite a minimum of three references to support your rationale.Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.week 6Details:Respond to each of the following questions (150-200 words each) that apply the economic concepts described in this topic’s assigned readings in The Economics of Health and Medical Care.Write the formula for price elasticity of demand and describe what it means.How would you expect the price elasticity of demand for health care to vary with health status?Would the demand for health care increase or decrease with an improvement in educational attainment in the community?Studies using macroeconomic data indicate higher income elasticity for health care. Does that make health care an inferior, normal, or superior good? Explain.Describe the components of time cost in health care. Is time less costly for patients with higher wage rates? Explain.APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin.week 7Supply and Production CostsWrite an answer of no less than one-half page in length for each of the first four questions below about economic concepts described in chapters 6 and 7 of the text, Economics of Health and Medical Care. Calculate and fill in the blanks for the table in question 5.1. Explain the difference between explicit and implicit costs of production.2. Explain the reasoning behind the U-shaped, long-run, average cost curve.3. Explain the law of diminishing marginal returns.4. Describe economies and diseconomies of scale.5. Given the following data, calculate the total fixed total variable and marginal costs at each level of production.QuantityTotal CostTotal Fixed CostTotal Variable CostAverage Total CostMarginal Cost0$1001$202$303$1004$75APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin, unless otherwise directed by your instructor. If so directed, refer to the Student Success Center for directions. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.week 8Details:This is a benchmark assignment.Respond to each of the following questions in 150-200 words, each covering the economic topics and concepts described in this topic’s assigned readings in The Economics of Health and Medical Care.Explain the unique characteristics of the four primary market structures.Explain why economic profits are zero in the long run in a monopolistically competitive market.What are the characteristics of a public good?Discuss the two ways that product differentiation affects the demand for a product.Describe at least five different forms of government intervention in the economy.While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.all week discussion gcu hca530 week 1 discussion dq 1 & dq2 latest 2016 maydq 1Describe the type of role you would like to play in health care finance. Would you prefer to be a managerial or financial manager? Why?dq 2What processes you would put in place to comply with EMTALA to prevent the penalty of noncompliance and loss of licensure?gcu hca530 week 2 discussion dq 1 & dq2 latest 2016 maydq 1How would you react to a physician who wants the organization to purchase a new piece of technology that the competing hospital already has so he can bring his patients to your hospital rather than the competition? What factors would you consider in evaluating the wisdom of supporting his request?dq 2Describe your preference between managing a fixed or variable expense department. Why? What are the pros and cons of both?gcu hca530 week 3 discussion dq 1 & dq2 latest 2016 maydq 1Explain how the four primary financial statements are used to describe an organization’s financial performance. Why would it be important to know the organization’s scope of business when reviewing these financial statements?dq 2Describe the concepts balanced scorecard and dashboard. How can these tools be used to improve financial performance?gcu hca530 week 4 discussion dq 1 & dq2 latest 2016 maydq 1Increased demand for health care services leads to an increasing need for health care organizations to be cost efficient. What are the factors that impact an organization’s financial viability?dq 2The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act established a pilot program to expand the use of payment bundling for better coordinated care for Medicare beneficiaries. What impact does payment bundling have on health care costs?gcu hca530 week 5 discussion dq 1 & dq2 latest 2016 maydq 1Define the economic concepts of opportunity cost, supply and demand, and marginal analysis. Discuss how they could be applied to the decision making of individuals, health care providers, or the government.dq 2Distinguish between the different views of quality of medical care and provide examples of types of care that would be considered indicators of quality by each view.gcu hca530 week 6 discussion dq 1 & dq2 latest 2016 maydq 1Distinguish between demand and quantity demanded. What determinants cause a shift in demand?dq 2Describe three ways to identify quality. How does increased quality affect the demand for health care services?gcu hca530 week 7 discussion dq 1 & dq2 latest 2016 maydq 1Define the following cost types: total cost, fixed cost, variable cost, average total cost, and marginal cost.dq 2The position of the long-run average cost curve is determined by a set of circumstances that includes the price of all inputs, quality, and patient case mix. Provide an example of a change that will cause the long-run average cost curve to shift down.gcu hca530 week 8 discussion dq 1 & dq2 latest 2016 maydq1Compare and contrast the public interest and special interest theories that describe the motivation behind government intervention in the health care market. Which theory do you believe is the most accurate?dq 2What is the information imperfection in health care and how does it impact the efficiency of the market?

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