·Examine two (2) well-known healthcare quality organizations that
have taken two to three (2-3) measures to improve quality within the
organizations themselves. Suggest one (1) additional measure that each
organization could take to further improve healthcare quality. Justify your
·Suppose you are a Quality Officer for a healthcare organization
in your area. You have been tasked with creating a plan to reduce the
increasing number of medical errors that occur within your organization.
Specify two (2) quality initiatives that your organization could implement in
order to reduce medical errors and their related costs. Determine the
fundamental tenets of the Standard of Care that would influence quality in your
organization. Provide a rationale for your response.
·As a healthcare administrator, you have been tasked with
researching your hospital's compliance in the proper reporting of both medical
and non-medical errors made by the staff. Compare the relationship of
hospital's corporate liability with that of each employee's vicarious liability
in the event of an error. Discuss the essential steps that your organization
can take to reduce occurrences in both. Provide at least two (2) examples of
the successful application of such steps to support your rationale.
·Interpret the extent to which public reporting and value-based
purchasing improve healthcare quality. Include a comparison of two to three
(2-3) advantages to each reporting method. Support your response with two (2)
examples of healthcare quality improvements that could have resulted from of an
organization implementing each type of reporting method in question.