Unit 7 Assignment
Unit outcome(s) addressed in this Assignment: ● Explain how financial analysis affects management decisions. ● Analyze the relationship between financial analysis, operations assessment, and quality improvement.
Course outcome(s) addressed in this Assignment:
HA499-4: Operations: Apply best practices in decision making within the functional areas of healthcare management.
HA499-6: Ethics and Professionalism: Analyze the professional, ethical, and legal standards of healthcare administrative practice.
Instructions: For your Capstone Project, you will be performing research on a real-life healthcare organization. Drawing upon your learning in previous courses, you will be asked to analyze various facets and provide a detailed picture of the organization. The Capstone will consist of three sections. Each section is to be 1,600–2,000 words. Each section should have at least four references so there is a total of 12 references for the final Capstone Project submission in Unit 9.
Unit 7 Section II Financial management, quality, and marketing aspects of the organization Financial
• Analysis of the service reimbursement for the organization (state, federal, insurance, and private pay)
• Methods of funding Quality and Ethics
• Ethical issues regarding who receives care at the organization Marketing
• Community and employee involvement Compose your sections using Standard American English as described in the APA guidelines available at Kaplan University Writing Center. You need to follow formal APA formatting for the project and include a title page and a reference page. Make sure you cite your reference in the text and on the reference page using proper APA format. Your instructor will make suggestions for improvement and provide follow-up needed for Sections 1 and 2. It is your responsibility to incorporate instructor feedback into the final presentation in order to achieve full credit.
Submitting your work: Submit your Assignment to the appropriate Dropbox. For instructions on submitting your work, view the Dropbox Guide located under Academic Tools at the top of your unit page. To view your graded work, come back to the Dropbox or go to the Gradebook after your instructor has evaluated it. Make sure that you save a copy of your submitted work.
Unit 7 Assignment