Health Care Delivery Systems Case

Inpatient and Outpatient Care

Assignment:

Based on your findings, write a graduate-level comparative analysis of inpatient and outpatient services that clearly addresses the following:

  • Identify      and describe inpatient settings and outpatient settings. Explain the following      examples for each setting: 1) Labor & Delivery vs. Obstetrics- Gynecology      Clinic 2) Medical Surgical Unit vs. Radiology (x-rays, MRI)
  • Classify      the typical services provided and key personnel between inpatient settings      and outpatient settings.
  • Identify,      describe, and evaluate “telehealth” a trend that is currently      impacting inpatient and outpatient settings.
  • Analyze      the trends, and “thinking as a health care administrator” how do you capitalize      on these trends to improve operation and bottom line performance? How can      you mitigate the negative impact of the trends? (https://blog.definitivehc.com/infographic-8-healthcare-trends-for-2020-and-beyond)

Length: 4 pages, APA format, scholarly sources (2015-2020), use subheadings. Must use at least 2 sources below.

Resources:

Dreachslin, J. L., Gilbert, M. J., & Malone, B. (2012). Diversity and cultural competence in health care: A systems approach. Chapter 4 Foundations for Cultural Competence in Healthcare. Available in the Trident Online Library.

Medicare Resources. (n.d.). What are ancillary services? Retrieved from https://www.medicareresources.org/glossary/ancillary-services/

Osborne. K. (2012). What are ancillary services? Retrieved from https://www.mymatrixx.com/what-are-ancillary-services/

Peconic Bay Medical Center. (2017). The difference Between Inpatient and Outpatient Care. Retrieved from https://www.planprescriber.com/medicare-insurance-news/differences-between-inpatient-outpatient-and-under-observation/

Shi, L., & Singh, D. A. (2017). Chapter 7 Outpatient services and primary care. In Essentials of the U.S. health care system. (4th ed). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. Available in the Trident Online Library.

Stanford Medicine. (n.d.). Stanford Medicine 2020 Health Trends Report. Retrieved from http://med.stanford.edu/dean/healthtrends.html