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HCS 440 Assignment Economic Issues Simulation Paper (Castro Collins) (2 Papers)

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This Tutorial contains 2 Papers HCS 440 Economic Issues Simulation Paper (Castro Collins) Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you do the following: § Present a profile of the chosen company. Include the following: § Demographics of the employees § Health care risk factors or potential areas of high utilization § Premiums the company is willing to pay § Based on your analysis of potential utilization, provide the following: § At least two reasons why each plan could be selected § State which plan to sell to your chosen company § What are the reasons for this decision?


ยง Why did you decide against the other plans offered? Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment. The worksheet should be used to prepare your paper. Please do not submit the worksheet as part of this assignment. References: The paper requires APA formatted references, at least, the UOP Simulation software. Also, please make sure the paper has an introduction, conclusion, and reference page. =========================================== HCS 440 Assignment Funding Health Care Services (2 Papers)

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This Tutorial contains 2 Papers Research health care services (e.g., preventive screenings and preventive services, wellness programs, diet/food and nutritional services, and long-term care services) offered by non-profit and for-profit health care facilities. Write a 1,050- to 1,250-word paper that addresses the following:


¡ Analyze the historic trend of the sources of revenue of the health care services. o Address the types of new services hospitals and providers have added or put an increased focus on in the last two decades to increase their overall revenue. ¡ Analyze the billing and reimbursement processes of health care services. o Explain how the triangular relationship between patient, insurance company payer, and the health care provider is different than a business transaction in other industries. How does this affect how much and how long it takes for a health care provider to be reimbursed? ¡ Explain the economic impact of non-profit vs. forprofit health care services. o Explain the advantages and disadvantages of being a non-profit health care facility compared to one that is operated for profit. Format your paper according to APA guidelines. =========================================== HCS 440 Assignment Healthcare Historical Trend and Marketing Impact (2 Papers)

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This Tutorial contains 2 Papers Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you explain your position on national health care spending in the United States. Include information on the following: ¡ Examine the historical trends and impact of health care spending. o How has the level of national health care spending changed compared to the overall spending in the U.S. economy? o Has the trend been overall positive or concerning for the economy and consumers? ¡ Examine what impact marketing has on health care spending. o What impact can the marketing efforts of a facility have on the types of patients it attracts? What impact does it have on the willingness of payers, such insurance companies and Medicare/Medicaid, to cover the cost of the services? o How do health care facilities spend on marketing efforts to differentiate themselves from competition and to attract patients? ¡ Provide a forecast of the following: o The future economic needs of the health care system o Why these needs should be addressed o How you envision these needs will be financed Format your paper according to APA guidelines. References: The paper must include, at least, 2 references.


=========================================== HCS 440 Assignment The Demand of Health Care Services Workshop Proposal (2 Papers)

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This Tutorial contains 2 Papers Question 1 Imagine you have been asked to deliver a two-part informative workshop at a local health care expo by your Director of Community Outreach. Before he approves your workshop, you have to submit a proposal for each workshop that thoroughly discusses the content you would like to present. The first half of the workshop will inform the expo attendees of the demand of health care services as well as the cost of the services, expenditure to the health care industry, and payment sources used by the health care industry. It is important that consumers are aware of these concepts as they consider available health


care services; therefore, you will want emphasize how the information you are sharing makes them better consumers. Proposal Part l Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you present the content you would like to discuss in the workshop to help increase overall consumer awareness regarding health care services. Include the following in your paper: · Analyze the demand for health care services. o How does the demand for health care services differ from other consumer purchases? o What are the relationships between: § Changes in the cost of treatment or medicines and the demand for health care services? § Consumer/patient need and the demand for health care services? o How do changes in the behaviors of the consumers increase and/or decrease the demand for health care services? o Why is it important for consumers to understand the demand for health services? · Analyze the cost structure for the delivery of health care services. o How do different markets (large city vs. rural area) affect the cost of health care services? o What impact do specialized services (e.g., cancer or orthopedic centers) have on health care costs? o How do specialized service centers differ from traditional hospitals?


o How are the objectives different for a for-profit vs. a non-profit health care organization? o Why is it important for consumers to understand the cost structure for the delivery of health care services? ¡ Analyze the major sources of health care spending. o How has the trend of health care costs regarding the overall economy changed over the past several decades? o What impact does technology have on health care costs? o Why is it important for consumers to know the major sources of health care spending? ¡ Analyze the various payment sources and mechanisms in the health care industry. o What sources are used to pay the costs of health care services other than self-pay and private health insurance? o What impact does the government have on payment sources for health care services? o Why is it important for consumers to know the payment sources for health care services? Cite four textbook, peer-reviewed, scholarly, or similar references to support the assignment. Format your assignment according to APA guidelines. =========================================== HCS 440 Entire Course (New)


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HCS 440 Assignment Healthcare Historical Trend and Marketing Impact (2 Papers) HCS 440 Assignment Funding Health Care Services (2 Papers) HCS 440 Assignment The Demand of Health Care Services Workshop Proposal Part 1 (2 Papers) HCS 440 Assignment Economic Issues Simulation Paper (Castro Collins) (2 Papers) HCS 440 Health Care Services Workshop Proposal Part 2 HCS 440 Lifestyle Trend Presentation HCS 440 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 HCS 440 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 HCS 440 week 1 Individual Assignment Economic Terms and Health Care History (2 Papers) HCS 440 Week 2 Discussion Question 1 HCS 440 Week 2 Discussion Question 2 HCS 440 week 2 Learning Team Assignment Health Care Reform Project, Part I (2 Papers) HCS 440 Week 3 Discussion Question 1 HCS 440 Week 3 Discussion Question 2 HCS 440 Week 3 Health Care Reform Project Part II (2 Papers)


HCS 440 week 3 Assignment Health Care Spending Paper (2 Papers) HCS 440 Week 4 Discussion Question 1 HCS 440 Week 4 Discussion Question 2 HCS 440 week 4 Individual Assignment Economic Issues Simulation Paper (2 Papers) HCS 440 Week 5 Discussion Question 1 HCS 440 Week 5 Discussion Question 2 HCS 440 week 5 Learning Team Assignment Health Care Reform Project, Part III (2 PPT) HCS 440 Healthcare Reform Project All 3 Parts (2 Set) =========================================== HCS 440 Health Care Services Workshop Proposal Part 2

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Question 1 Imagine you have been asked to deliver a two-part informative workshop at a local health care expo by your Director of Community Outreach. Before he approves your workshop, you


have to submit a proposal for each workshop that discusses the content you would like to present. The first half was geared to the health consumer while this second half of the workshop is more detailed and provides health care administrators with better understanding of financial and economic tools used in the health care industry, particularly cost-benefit analysis. It is important that your audience understands possible challenges in the cost of health care services as well as what impact consumers and health care reform have on the availability of health care services. You also will discuss a specific population within health care (e.g., people with diabetes, people with mental health, etc.) and their needs. Proposal Part ll Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you present the content you would like to discuss in the workshop. Include the following in your paper: ¡ Analyze the use of cost-benefit analysis in health care. o What cost-benefit techniques are used by providers of health care services? o What impact does the mix of fixed costs vs. variable costs have on a cost-benefit analysis scenario? Is it better to have more fixed costs or less? ¡ Analyze common methods and tools used to address financial and economic challenges in the health care industry. o What is the role of health insurance companies in managing the cost and efficiency of the delivery of health care services?


o How do billing and reimbursement processes affect providers of health care services as well as organizations/individuals paying for the services? 路 Analyze the changes in health care services to meet the needs of an ever-changing population. For this bullet, select a population to concentrate on (e.g., people with diabetes, people with mental health etc.). o What are the challenges of delivering health care services to your selected population? What are the ethical implications associated with the challenges? o What are the new types of health care services that have evolved to support your population? o What impact does the increase of preventive care services have on the health of your population? 路 Analyze the drivers and barriers for health care reform. o Currently, what role does the government play in the delivery of health care services to consumers? o What are the challenges and/or problems in providing/requiring health insurance for all consumers? 路 Cite at least 4 sources, including your textbook. 路 Format your assignment according to APA guidelines. In text citation is a MUST and Plagiarism Checks must be done =========================================== HCS 440 Healthcare Reform Project All 3 Parts (2 Set)

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This Tutorial contains 2 Project Topic 1: High prescription drug costs Topic 2: Economic Issue: Aging Population Learning Team Assignment: Health Care Reform Project, Part I • Resource: Health Care Reform Project, Part 1 grading criteria on the student website. • Select a current health care economic issue, such as managed care, health care spending, prescription drugs, the influence of current legislation on health care, medical care for an aging population, or the influence of illegal immigrants on health care economics in the United States. • Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you address the following: Describe the issue. o Perform a literature search on the issue. Find at least three articles and provide a summary of the articles. o Research, identify, and describe three possible solutions. The solutions do not need to be extensive, but must represent solutions identified in your research. o Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.


HCS 440 Week 3 Health Care Reform Project Part II Resources: Results from Health Care Reform Project: Part I Research three possible solutions to your selected health care economic issue as determined in Part I. The solutions do not need to be extensive, but they must represent solutions identified in your research. Describe your findings and proposed solutions in 700 to 1,050 words from the information and articles collected in the Health Care Reform Project: Part I assignment. Format your paper according to APA guidelines. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.

HCS 440 Week 5 Health Care Reform Project Part III Resource: Health Care Reform Project, Part I and II Prepare a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation in which you summarize health care reform material. Assume you are making a presentation to the board of directors concerning your investigation into the economic issue you submitted for your Health Care Reform Project assignments in Week Two and Three. Have a minimum of 10 to 15 slides with extensive speaker notes, augmenting and expanding on the information presented in each slide. Include the following in your presentation:  Describe the economic issue selected.


 Identify methods and tools common to addressing economic challenges in the health care industry.  Discuss how the methods and tools identified relate to health care reform.  Determine the most effective method(s) and tool(s) that could be used to resolve the economic issue selected.  Identify various payment sources and mechanism used in the health care industry.  Determine which payment source(s) and mechanism(s) are the most effective to resolve the economic issue selected.  List the steps needed to implement your solution. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment. =========================================== HCS 440 Lifestyle Trend Presentation (2 PPT)

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Create a 15 - to 20-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation in which you address the following:  

Obesity and the effects on health care services Positive outcomes with insurance for consumers on the economy and the health care system

Include a title slide, detailed speaker notes, and a reference slide. Speaker Notes must be of appropriate length to adequately cover all the =========================================== HCS 440 week 1 Individual Assignment Economic Terms and Health Care History (2 Papers)

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This Tutorial contains 2 Papers Individual Assignment: Economic Terms and Health Care History


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Resource: Economic Terms and Health Care History grading criteria on the student website. Complete the Economic Terms Exercise in Week One of the student website. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you include the following: Describe the history and evolution of health care economics and the timeline of health care funding, usingthe defined terms. Includetwo outside resources. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Submit your paper and a copy of the completed exercise to your facilitator.

=========================================== HCS 440 week 2 Learning Team Assignment Health Care Reform Project, Part I (2 Papers)

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Topic 2: Economic Issue: Aging Population Learning Team Assignment: Health Care Reform Project, Part I o

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Resource: Health Care Reform Project, Part 1 grading criteria on the student website. Select a current health care economic issue, such as managed care, health care spending, prescription drugs, the influence of current legislation on health care, medical care for an aging population, or the influence of illegal immigrants on health care economics in the United States. Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you address the following: Describe the issue. Perform a literature search on the issue. Find at least three articles and provide a summary of the articles. o Research, identify, and describe three possible solutions. The solutions do not need to be extensive, but must represent solutions identified in your research. o Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

=========================================== HCS 440 week 3 Assignment Health Care Spending Paper (2 Papers)

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Individual Assignment: Health Care Spending Paper Resource: Health Care Spending Paper grading criteria on the student website. Write a 1,250- to 1,750-word paper in which you explain your position on national health care spending in the United States. Include information on the following: The level of current national health care expenditures Whether the spending is too much or not enough Where the nation should add or cut, and why How the public’s health care needs are paid for, such as being financed by various payers, while indicating the percent of total expenditures they represent Provide a forecast of the following: The future economic needs of the health care system


Why these needs must be addressed How you envision these needs will be financed Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. =========================================== HCS 440 Week 3 Health Care Reform Project Part II (2 Papers)

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This Tutorial contains 2 Papers Topic 1: High prescription drug costs Topic 2: Economic Issue: Aging Population HCS 440 Week 3 Health Care Reform Project Part II Resources: Results from Health Care Reform Project: Part I Research three possible solutions to your selected health care economic issue as determined in Part I. The solutions do not need to be extensive, but they must represent solutions identified in your research. Describe your findings and proposed solutions in 700 to 1,050 words from the information and articles collected in the Health Care Reform Project: Part I assignment. Format your paper according to APA guidelines.


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This Tutorial contains 2 Papers Review the Health Care Economics Issues HMO Simulation. In the simulation, select either Constructit or E-Editor for analysis to complete your paper. As a representative of Castor Insurance, your job is to maximize profit and minimize risk for the company. Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you do the following: 

Present a profile of the chosen company. Include the following: o Demographics of the employees


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Health care risk factors or potential areas of high utilization Premiums the company is willing to pay

Based on your analysis of potential utilization, provide the following: o At least two reasons why each plan could be selected o State which plan to sell to your chosen company  What are the reasons for this decision?  Why did you decide against the other plans offered?

Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment. The worksheet should be used to prepare your paper. Please do not submit the worksheet as part of this assignment. References: The paper requires APA formatted references, at least, the UOP Simulation software. Also, please make sure the paper has an introduction, conclusion, and reference page. =========================================== HCS 440 week 5 Learning Team Assignment Health Care Reform Project, Part III (2 PPT)

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This Tutorial contains 2 PPT Topic 1: High prescription drug costs Topic 2: Economic Issue: Aging Population Resource: Health Care Reform Project, Part I and II Prepare a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation in which you summarize health care reform material. Assume you are making a presentation to the board of directors concerning your investigation into the economic issue you submitted for your Health Care Reform Project assignments in Week Two and Three. Have a minimum of 10 to 15 slides with extensive speaker notes, augmenting and expanding on the information presented in each slide. Include the following in your presentation:  

Describe the economic issue selected. Identify methods and tools common to addressing economic challenges in the health care industry. Discuss how the methods and tools identified relate to health care reform. Determine the most effective method(s) and tool(s) that could be used to resolve the economic issue selected. Identify various payment sources and mechanism used in the health care industry. Determine which payment source(s) and mechanism(s) are the most effective to resolve the economic issue selected. List the steps needed to implement your solution.

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=========================================== HCS 440Week 1 Discussion Question 1

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In what way(s) does a recession affect the economics of healthcare? How does it affect the providers versus the consumers of healthcare and what might be the overall effect in the economy? =========================================== HCS 440Week 1 Discussion Question 2

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of profit versus nonprofit healthcare (provider) organizations? Please think beyond just the financial aspects of each and discuss the health outcomes and provider treatment aspects as well. What are the motivations and incentives of each and how does that change their behavior with respect to their patients? =========================================== HCS 440Week 2 Discussion Question 1

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What should be the public's responsibility in bearing the cost of healthcare services for individual lifestyle choices (e.g., smoking, poor eating, lack of exercise, etc.)? Should there be some means for financially 'penalizing' those whose choices lead to excessive healthcare costs? =========================================== HCS 440Week 2 Discussion Question 2

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What sorts of conditions or situations would affect a change from inpatient to outpatient care? What has been the trend in outpatient care over the last 5 years and what do you believe have been the major reasons for this trend? =========================================== HCS 440Week 3 Discussion Question 1


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How does the governments’ financing of education affect the supply of physicians and nurses and what role do you believe the government should play in trying to eliminate the shortage of medical professionals? =========================================== HCS 440Week 3 Discussion Question 2

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Economists typically suggest that there are 4 major forms of resources in any market: land, labor, capital, and entrepreneurial ability. Of these, which do you think is the most important in the market for healthcare and why? How does the industry currently satisfy its demand for this resource most effectively? =========================================== HCS 440Week 4 Discussion Question 1

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What have been the major trends in health care over the last decade-in particular in terms of provider and facility type-and what have been the overall effects of these trends on the market. Speak to changes in healthcare expenditures and service delivery to patients. ===========================================


HCS 440Week 4 Discussion Question 2

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What role does the government currently play in supporting health insurance coverage and healthcare payments in the US and what role shouldthey play in financing or legislating healthcare in the future? =========================================== HCS 440Week 5 Discussion Question 1

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Should every employer in the US be required to provide health insurance coverage to its employees? If so, to what degree? If not, do you think there should be an individual mandate requiring all individuals to purchase coverage for themselves and their family members? =========================================== HCS 440Week 5 Discussion Question 2

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Several other countries (Canada, France) have instituted some level of ‘socialized medicine.’ Briefly describe how this model is different from that in the US and explain whether and why/why not you think it would be successful in this country. Do you think the US already has some aspects of a socialized system in health care?


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