Watch video for additional help: Money-Driven Medicine directed by Andrew Fredericks, fl. 1989-2015; produced by Alex Gibney, 1953-, British Broadcasting Corporation (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2009), 1 hour 22 mins
Week 4 – Assignment: Interpret Financial Implications of Managed Care
Write a paper that addresses the following:
Determine which is more important in managed care, the capital and organizational ability of the hospital/managed care organization, or the physicians ability to effectively manage patient care from a hospitals profitability perspective.
Explain your choice, using research to defend your perspectives. Provide examples where applicable to support your findings.
Support your paper with a minimum of three scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including older articles, may be included.
Length: 5-7 pages, not including title and reference pages
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.
o Assignment Title: Interpret Financial Implications of Managed Care
Content (7 points) Points
1 Compare the relative importance of capital in the healthcare organization with the
physician management of patient care in the generation of revenue.
2 Described examples of capital and patient care in the healthcare organization. 2
3 Ascertained the importance of one over the other through research of the literature. 3
Organization (3 points)
1 Included a minimum of three scholarly references, with appropriate APA formatting
applied to citations and paraphrasing. Paper is 5-7 pages long not including the title
and reference pages.