The Development of a Population-Focused Care Program
This assignment will help you explore the programmatic and fiscal development of both inpatient and outpatient programs for diabetics.
As a nursing leader, you have been asked to describe the fiscal and resource utilization issues in the development of a comprehensive inpatient and outpatient program for diabetics. Write a 4- to 5-page APA paper that addresses the following questions:
- What are the proposed components and the fiscal and resource utilization issues?
- With healthcare reforms, why are healthcare facilities being driven to create disease management–specific programs, for example, programs specific to diabetes?
- What are the components of a disease-specific program?
- What is the fiscal advantage of a comprehensive case management program?
- What are the components of the specific disease case management program?
- What are the fiscal and resource utilization decisions to be made in the implementation of comprehensive and specific disease case management programs?