CM387-0802A-01 Management Principles in Health Care Phase 2 Discussion Board

Deliverable Length: 1-2 pages

Details: The management of patient information is a very important part of providing patient care and executing business functions in healthcare organizations. It is critical that information be properly collected and entered into the information management systems for proper patient care and business management. The technology to facilitate this effort is equally important to the skill set of employees.

Discuss the current and pending technology to help healthcare organizations manage patient information.

Date Due: Friday, Apr 18, 2008 by 12am eastern time

Objective: Discuss the types of technology, information, and information systems capabilities needed in health care organizations.

Instructor Comments: Include reference page, any quotes or citations. Follow instructions above.

CM387-0802A-01 Management Principles in Health Care Phase 2 Discussion Board

Deliverable Length: 3-4 paragraphs

Details: Jones Pediatric Services offers behavioral health services in outpatient settings. Behavioral health encompasses both psychiatric and psychological services.

In three or four paragraphs, discuss the following:

whether third party payers reimburse at the same level for services rendered by psychiatrists and psychologists
psychologists concerns about reimbursement levels from third party payers
your feelings on how differences in reimbursement levels affect how healthcare organizations compensate these professionals
In your own words, please post a response to the Discussion Board and comment on other postings. You will be graded on the quality of your postings.


Date Due: Friday, Apr 25, 2008 by 12am eastern time

Objective: Examine unique challenges facing certain specialized health providers (e.g., mental health, geriatric, oncology, hospice) and their management implications.

Please include a reference page, citation, quotes, etc......