Assignment 2: Health Insurance and Quality Due Week 4 and worth 150 points
that you are the clinic manager of an urgent care center. Recently,
your center has seen an increase in complaints regarding long wait
times, inadequate or incomplete information from staff during visits,
and the relatively small number of insurance types accepted at the
Write a 2-3 page paper in which you:
at least three (3) examples of quality initiatives that could increase
patient satisfaction and potentially reduce healthcare cost. Support
your response with examples of the successful application your chosen
your position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as
potential pay sources for your urgent care center. Provide support with
at least two (2) examples that illustrate your position.
- Use at least two (2) quality references. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with
one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA
or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional
a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s
name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover
page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
- Analyze the impact of healthcare financing and health insurance on healthcare access, quality, and cost.
- Determine the factors that affect healthcare quality in healthcare organizations.
- Use technology and information resources to research issues in healthcare policy, law, and ethics.
- Write clearly and concisely about healthcare policy and law using proper writing mechanics.