HCS 335 (Healthcare & Social Responsibility) Complete Class HCS 335 All Assignments and DQs /Complete Course/All Weeks
Click link below to Purchase Entire Class: http://hwguides.com/HCS-335-Healthcare-Social-Responsibility-CompleteClass-216.htm?categoryId=-1 Week 1 Individual Assignment: Health Care Ethics Matching Exercise • Complete the Health Care Ethics Matching Exercise, located on your student website. • Match keywords commonly used in health care ethics to the definitions on the page. Discuss the exercise in class and turn in your answer sheet to your facilitator. Week 2 Individual Assignment: Ethics Case Study • Resource: Ethics Case Study Grading Criteria on your student website. • Read the case study in Ch. 4 of Medical Law and Ethics that begins, “Jerry McCAll is Dr. William’s office assistant.” • Prepare a 700- to 1050-word paper in which you answer the following questions: o Does Jerry’s medical training qualify him to issue this refill order? Why or why not? o Would it make a difference if the medication requested were for control of high blood pressure that the patient critically needs on a daily basis? Why or why not? o If Jerry calls in the refill and the patient has an adverse reaction while flying, is Jerry protected from a lawsuit under the doctrine of respondent superior? o What is your advice to Jerry? o Identify major legal and ethical issues that may affect Jerry’s decision. o What problem-solving methods might be helpful to assist in making an ethical decision? • Include at least two sources in your paper. · Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines Week 3 Learning Team Assignment: Code of Ethics Paper • Resource: Code of Ethics Paper Grading Criteria on your student website. • Research and select a health care organization in which you locate the mission statement, its code of ethics, and core values. • Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you discuss ethics in a health care organization. Include the following: o What are the organization’s goals? How are they tied to its ethical principles? Describe the role and importance of the corporation’s ethical values. o What is the relationship between the organization’s culture and ethical decision-making? o Is it important that the organization’s ethical values support your ethical values? Explain. o Is there a social responsibility for the organization in the community? Explain and provide examples. • Include at least three sources in your paper. • Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Week 4 Individual Assignment: Administrative Ethics Paper • Resource: Administrative Ethics Paper Grading Criteria on your student website. • Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. • Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: o Describe the issue and its impact on the population it affects most. o What arguments or facts are used in the article to support the proposed solution? o What are the ethical and legal issues reported for your administrative issue?
o Explain the managerial responsibilities related to administrative ethical issues. If none were stated, what should have been done? o Identify any proposed solutions. o Be prepared to discuss your findings in class. • Include at least three sources in your paper. • Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Week 5 Learning Team Assignment: Biomedical Presentation Your team has been assigned to give a presentation to your organization’s board of ethics. The team will discuss a current biomedical issue that faces your organization and its social responsibility toward the issue. • Resource: Biomedical Presentation Grading Criteria on your student website. • Prepare a 10- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation that discusses the biomedical issue. Include the following: o Describe a biomedical issue, such as stem cell research, cloning, privacy issues in research, harvesting embryos, quality-of-life issues, and so forth. o What is the historical and current impact of the biomedical issue? o Forecast the potential future of the issue and how might it change. o What issues involve problems with consent? o Explain the organization’s ethical and social responsibility toward the community and its stakeholders. • Include at least three sources in your presentation. • Format your presentation consistent with APA guidelines. Week 1 Discussion Questions • How has your educational experience affected your ethical thinking? • Are laws and regulations the problem or the solution in addressing ethical problems? Explain. What would be an alternative? • How might you analyze your own dilemmas in terms of your own ethics? • How are some problem-solving methodologies applied in the health care industry? Week 2 Discussion Questions Does a professional code determine what is ethically correct for those who are not members, or only for members? • What challenges of organizational ethics are unique to a health care organization? • Are the concepts of autonomy, justice, and beneficence, or similar concepts, useful for analysis of organizational ethics? • What role do mission and values statements play in organizational ethics? What role should they play? Week 3 Discussion Questions • How might health care managers become sensitive to administrative ethical issues? • What are the roles ethics committees and institutional compliance offices play in administrative ethical issues? • Should IECs act as institutional watchdogs? Why or why not? • What are managerial responsibilities related to administrative ethical issues, such as patient confidentiality (HIPAA)? Week 4 Discussion Questions • Must physicians meet their patients' demands for aid in dying through active means? • Do patients who cannot assist in suicide have a right to voluntary active euthanasia? • What are some ethical issues related to releasing medical records to third parties? • What are some ethical dilemmas in selling organs and organ donation? •