Health Insurance and Quality

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Imagine 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 facility.

Write a 2-3 page
paper in which you:

  1. Examine 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 quality
    initiatives.
  2. Defend 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.
  3. 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:

  • Be 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 instructions.
  • Include 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 page length.

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.

Click here to view the grading rubric.

Points: 150

Assignment 2: Health Insurance and Quality

Criteria

Unacceptable
Below 60% F

Meets Minimum Expectations
60-69% D

Fair
70-79% C

Proficient
80-89% B

Exemplary
90-100% A

1. Examine 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 quality initiatives.
Weight: 45%

Did not submit or incompletely examined at least three (3) examples of quality initiatives that could increase patient satisfaction and potentially reduce healthcare cost. Did not submit or incompletely supported your response with examples of the successful application your chosen quality initiatives.

Insufficiently examined at least three (3) examples of quality initiatives that could increase patient satisfaction and potentially reduce healthcare cost. Insufficiently supported your response with examples of the successful application your chosen quality initiatives.

Partially examined at least three (3) examples of quality initiatives that could increase patient satisfaction and potentially reduce healthcare cost. Partially supported your response with examples of the successful application your chosen quality initiatives.

Satisfactorily examined at least three (3) examples of quality initiatives that could increase patient satisfaction and potentially reduce healthcare cost. Satisfactorily supported your response with examples of the successful application your chosen quality initiatives.

Thoroughly examined at least three (3) examples of quality initiatives that could increase patient satisfaction and potentially reduce healthcare cost. Thoroughly supported your response with examples of the successful application your chosen quality initiatives.

2. Defend 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.
Weight: 40%

Did not submit or incompletely defended your position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as potential pay sources for your urgent care center. Did not submit or incompletely provided support with at least two (2) examples that illustrate your position.

Insufficiently defended your position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as potential pay sources for your urgent care center. Insufficiently provided support with at least two (2) examples that illustrate your position.

Partially defended your position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as potential pay sources for your urgent care center. Partially provided support with at least two (2) examples that illustrate your position.

Satisfactorily defended your position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as potential pay sources for your urgent care center. Satisfactorily provided support with at least two (2) examples that illustrate your position.

Thoroughly defended your position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as potential pay sources for your urgent care center. Thoroughly provided support with at least two (2) examples that illustrate your position.

3. Two (2) References
Weight: 5%

No references provided

Does not meet the required number of references; all references poor quality choices.

Does not meet the required number of references; some references poor quality choices.

Meets number of required references; all references high quality choices.

Exceeds number of required references; all references high quality choices.

4. Clarity, writing mechanics, and formatting requirements
Weight: 10%

More than 8 errors present

7-8 errors present

5-6 errors present

3-4 errors present

0-2 errors present

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