NR 533 Week 1: Introduction: Self and Project
Because you have been in the program for a while now, you have had many opportunities to get to know others in the group fairly well. For this introduction, we're going to shift gears a bit. During this course you will be relating many of your discussions and assignments to the project proposal you created in NR505. Please introduce yourself to the class and instructor and include the following information.
Describe the type of facility by which you are employed.
Your current position and for how long
Your prior experience in financial management
Share the PICO(T) you developed in NR505 and/or the one you will be using in your final project.
What led you to choose this issue/topic?
NR 533 Week 1: Touchpoint Reflection: Healthcare Systems’ Financial Environments
Guidelines for Touchpoint Reflections
A downloadable version of the guidelines, which includes further information, is available for access on the Course Resources page.
Understanding how your organization is reimbursed for services depends on several components. Assess your organization and identify its care delivery system and payer mix make up. Include percentages represented by each payer group. Use the table to record your findings.
Your Name's Healthcare Organization Healthcare Delivery System (Type)
Based on this data, discuss the assumptions that could be made about the population demographics for your institution. What influence do these variables have on the types of services offered at your facility?
IMPLICATIONS FOR THE FUTURE
What might your analysis tell you about the long-term health of your community?
What future needs might be identified?
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