Describe how criteria sets/core measures contribute to the management of care in the U.S. healthcare system.

Unit 4 Assignment 2: Utilization Management

Grading rubrics for this Assignment are located under Course Resources.

Unit Outcome assessed in this Assignment:

  • Describe how criteria sets/core measures contribute to the management of care in the U.S. healthcare system.
  • Discuss how clinical practice management and evidence-based medicine play in patient care safety measures.
  • Explain the purpose of National Patient Safety Goals (NPSGs).

Course outcome assessed in this Assignment:

HI230-5: Measure the performance of a healthcare facility through standard metrics.

GEL-6.02: Incorporate outside research into an original work appropriately.

Course Outcome practiced in this unit:

HI230-2: Assess the legal and ethical considerations related to managing health information and governing a healthcare institution.