Purpose and Impact of Recent Legislation or Health Policy as it Relates to Healthcare Quality
This assignment supports the following objective:
Discuss performance improvement models, health policy, national initiatives, and professional advocacy roles and their contributions to the design of quality and performance improvement programs.
Federal, state and other regulatory entities aim to improve the quality of care provided to patients. Health policies and legislation are used to establish standards of care and may also tie provider reimbursement to certain quality metrics. Purpose and Impact of Recent Legislation or Health Policy as it Relates to Healthcare Quality
Write an executive summary, explaining the purpose and impact of recent legislation or health policy as it relates to healthcare quality.
1 page Word document
Format into the following sections:
Introduction – define the legislation or health policy being reviewed, cite relevant sources.
Key points – describe how the information is relevant for healthcare administrators.
Conclusion – explain impacts, implications, etc.
You must use a minimum of three sources, published within the last year (12 months) as the foundation of your assignment.
APA requirements: Title and reference pages, three sources (scholarly and editorial are acceptable), in-text citations, written in third person. Purpose and Impact of Recent Legislation or Health Policy as it Relates to Healthcare Quality
Paper Format: APA