Hospital emergency departments continue to be used as important sources of primary medical care by large numbers of medically underserved populations. What are the implications of this for the patients, on healthcare costs, and quality of care? Suggest possible solutions to this situation.
Case Study Mrs. G., a twenty year old mother of a 2 year old is pregnant. English is not her primary language. She is recently married (one year) to a man in his early 40s who is not of her culture (She comes from Nigeria). The toddler is not this […]
CASE STUDY Chest Trauma and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome A 36-year-old woman is brought to the hospital following a head-on car accident. She was unrestrained and sustained a blunt injury to the chest from hitting the steering wheel. Initially, she is asymptomatic. Initial orders include a stat chest x-ray, arterial […]
1) With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act discuss: *How are the policies of the Exchange identified in NYS? Are they all the same cost? *What disparities have the beneficiaries of the Exchange insurance policies experienced? *Name at lease 3 disparities (challenges) and discuss the impact to their healthcare […]