Imagine that you are the clinic manager of an urgent care center
Assignment 2: Health Insurance and Quality
worth 150 points
Imagine that you are the clinic manager of an urgent care center. Recently, your center has seen an increase in complaints regarding long wait times, inadequate or incomplete information from staff during visits, and the relatively small number of insurance types accepted at the facility.
Write a 2-3 page paper in which you:
Examine at least three (3) examples of quality initiatives that could increase patient satisfaction and potentially reduce healthcare cost. Support your response with examples of the successful application your chosen quality initiatives.
Defend your position on the decision to accept Medicare or Medicaid as potential pay sources for your urgent care center. Provide support with at least two (2) examples that illustrate your position.
Use at least two (2) quality references. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources.
Ensuring that quality services are offered is one of the primary objectives of any healthcare facility. In fact, this should be placed as a policy for any institution that wants to avail healthcare services to the public (Teleki, Damberg & Reville, 2003). This is because the provision of healthcare services………………….