Analyze the healthcare delivery system as illustrated in this case. What problems did you notice?

In this week, you will continue to complete the tasks of the project topic selected in Week 1.

Topic 1: Disease Process

Write an imaginary case study for your hypothetical patient.

  1. Explain how the patient moved through the healthcare delivery system.
  2. With respect to the costs you calculated last week, describe how the patient will pay for the cost of treatment.
  3. Analyze the healthcare delivery system as illustrated in this case. What problems did you notice? Would some people find it difficult to pay for treatment? Are there areas where treatment for this illness is unavailable or unaffordable to the common person?
  4. Provide an overall conclusion for the work that you have done in this project.

Topic 2: Healthcare Profession

Research to find organizations that assess the quality of care provided by the healthcare professionals you chose to study and answer the following:

  1. What is the liability of these professionals?
  2. How do changes in medical technology affect these professionals?
  3. Provide an overall conclusion for the work that you have done in this project

Support your answers for both the topics with appropriate examples and research.

Final Task

  1. Your answers for Topic 1 and Topic 2 should be in about two pages.
  2. Incorporate the feedback you have received from your instructor for all the tasks of the project topic you selected, including the corrective feedback or suggestions for more information.
  3. Ensure that your completed project meets all of the expectations of each week’s tasks.
  4. Combine what you have developed in Weeks 2–5 into a single 14- to 16-page Microsoft Word document, applying appropriate headings and formatting to make it one complete document, including works cited or referenced on the final page of the document. Cite all references in APA format.

Remember this is a high stakes assignment. Review the rubric prior to completion to ensure you have covered all the necessary points.

Submission Details:

  • Support your answers with appropriate examples and research.
  • Cite all references in APA format.
  • Post your response to the Submissions Area by the due date assigned.
  • Name your document SU_HCM2005_W3_A2_LastName_FirstInitial.doc.