What are the principles of scholarly discussion in an online environment? How does this differ from a social network? Please cite the sources used to support your response.

One of the hot topics in many healthcare organizations today is revenue cycle management. We typically do not get paid when services are rendered nor do we get the full cost of providing that care. As a result we incur costs for facilities, supplies, and labor that have to be covered.

Your Immersion Project for this course is essentially ethnographic research. When you hear the words ethnography or ethnographic research, you may think of Margaret Mead or Franz Boas performing their research on cultures outside their own countries and living among their research subjects.

What are the business and economic implications of the socio-cultural forces of your selected country? Could these socio-cultural values and norms affect the distribution of this product in this country? How?

Assessing the Potential Marketability of a Healthcare Organization

Ms. Teel brings in her 7-month-old infant for evaluation. She is afraid that the baby might have respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) because she seems to be coughing a lot, and Ms. Teel heard that RSV is a common condition for infants. A detailed patient history reveals that the infant has been coughing consistently for several months. It’s never seemed all that bad

HRM metrics and measurements can be powerful in showing areas where healthcare organizations can improve and better meet the needs of the organization, employees, and patients or customers. HRM metrics can also help provide meaningful data to help make better decisions and changes.

Sampling theory encompasses a selection process that accurately selects the appropriate group of subjects to best benefit and represents the purpose of the intended study.

What challenges have you encountered in working with patients with mental health issues? How do you feel these challenges will be different in a community health setting?