DQ (200+ words discussion post).
Also label the answers with the codes of each questions. Thanks!
Write a two-page paper summarizing key takeaways from the reading of Being Mortal by Atul Gawande. In your paper, be sure to identify how these takeaways can be applied to the current quality of care and patient safety practices, with an emphasis on end of life care. (2 pages)
Do third party organizations contribute to increased transparency and patient safety improvement? Do they contribute unnecessary reporting burdens without improving quality? Compose a one-page response. (200+ words)
As stated in the article’s introduction and according to the Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, health care quality is influenced by the following six factors: safety, timeliness, effectiveness, efficient, equitable and patient.
1. Does the process improvement model employed within the post-anesthesia care unit (PACU) impact and/or account for these six factors? If so, provide examples. (100+ words)
2. Within the model, what might have you done differently and/or placed more emphasis on if you had been managing this project? (100+ words)