Week 3 focuses on the needs of healthcare organizations to meet the clinical performance expectations of the Institute of Medicine. This week, you will learn more about the functions of clinical support services within an organization and the role they play in supporting performance excellence. In addition, Week 3 will provide insight to the purpose and functions of the physician organization.
Your Learning Objectives for the Week:
Assess the changes that have affected physicians as a result of managed care in such areas as performance expectations and quality standards.
Assess the future of healthcare as it is affected by the next stages of managed care.
Outline the key advantages and disadvantages of the various managed care reimbursement systems for healthcare providers.