Understanding health care financial terms is a prerequisite for both academic and professional success. This assignment is intended to ensure you understand some of the basic terms used in this course.
Complete the worksheet below according to the following guidelines:
In the space provided, write each term’s definition as used in health care management. You must define the term in your own words. · In the space provided after each term’s definition, summarize a health care management scenario that illustrates the importance of the skill, concept, procedure, or tool to which the term refers. In the scenario, you may wish to consider the following:
o Why is the skill, concept, procedure, or tool necessary for accurate record keeping, operational efficiency, excellent patient services, employee management, regulatory compliance, reducing costs, forecasting, and so forth? o What successes are enabled by an adequate understanding or appropriate application of the skill, concept, procedure, or tool? o What risks or failures are associated with an inadequate understanding or inappropriate application of the skill, concept, procedure, or tool?
Save the completed worksheet as a Microsoft® Word document with your name in the file name. Submit the file to your instructor.
Term| Definition| Scenario|
Controlling| This falls in a category like responsibility. The managment is the one to make certain that goals a set and kept within the organizations sector| Managers who provide staff members with cash incentives if they complete a healthcare assessment can improve the education of employees. | Decisionmaking| Decisions are made by manager that is up-to-date along with knowledgeable. | This is when determination medical diagnosis is applied along with patient receiving the proper treatment.| Organizing| An organizational method must be established by manager. This will assist in what is best for the organization.
This area covers the medical record department. While using Alphabetic/Numeric filing and or Electronic records. This makes performance effective along with effectiveness in less time spent. Planning The organization’s manager in the financial department decides what goals must be set and taken proper steps to have them fulfilled. A plan is mapped out to have future goals accomplished and implemented. While involving other departments to take part in a implemented program that will benefit the organization or department. | Originalrecords| Records of such stays in the same form as created,| Medical records document (s, ed) based on patients history of well-being are kept in a place that only authorized personnel have the right to observe.