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Going from a Healthcare Center to a County Public Hospital

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Introduction Burrows Healthcare is going to be a Jefferson county public hospital District No. 2. The Healthcare facility will provide healthcare or the residents of Eastern Jefferson County. It will provide inpatient care and an all-inclusive range of outpatient amenities including emergency care, diagnostic imaging, Laboratory, physical therapy and rehabilitation, surgical services and sleep medicine. In addition, Burrows healthcare will be initiating five primary clinics and home health & hospice agency. The Burrows Healthcare will hire workers at the onset of operations of around 500 workers which will prove to be of benefit to Jefferson County being a major employer, 25 physicians and mid-level professionals and will have agreements with specialists to provide care for residents of the county. A five-member elected board will govern burrows health care. Size of the Faculty Burrows health care facility will cover a land area of the quarter an acre due to the vast utilities used in the provision of services, which will include a state of the art laboratory and a swimming pool facility used for physical therapy. There will also be a leisure center and a dining eatery. The facility will care for inpatients being a 25 bed acute facility in each wing (Private and public wing) and the maternity ward. Type of facility Burrows health care facility will be offering General services to the public. These services include emergency care, diagnostic imaging, Laboratory, physical therapy and rehabilitation, surgical services and sleep medicine and construction of outside primary clinics and a home health & hospice agency. Payment Type Burrows Healthcare facility, is a community based public health care facility but will o... ... middle of paper ... ...ty building and service integration activities diversely across Jefferson with a prominence on priority populations acknowledged by geography and/or population groupings. A priority population has one or both of the following characteristics: face obstacles to accessing primary care services due to geographic isolation, cultural or language barriers, have a higher burden or risk of ill health due to social determinants of health, such as socio-economic status, age, environmental factors, social isolation, mental health issues, gender, sexual orientation or chronic diseases. References Ginter, P.M., Duncan, W.J., Swayne, L. E. (2013). Strategic management of health care organizations (7th ed.). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. Springer. Journal of urban health: 2008. Print Coughlin JF, Pope J. Leedle BR: Home health care management & Practice, 2006 Print

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  • Explains that burrows health care facility will cover a land area of the quarter an acre due to the vast utilities used in the provision of services.
  • Explains that burrows health care facility will offer general services to the public, including emergency care, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, physical therapy and rehabilitation, surgical services and sleep medicine.
  • Explains that burrows healthcare facility is a community-based public health care facility, but will offer private wing apart from the available public rooms.
  • Describes the duties of the secretary to ensure the maintenance and distribution of minutes and records of board meetings.
  • Explains that the burrows healthcare facility will follow a top-down form of communication wherein instructions come from the board of directors and suggestions and reviews from specific service providers.
  • Explains that the burrows healthcare facility will be in the eastern jefferson county serving up to 20,000 residents.
  • Explains that burrows healthcare will be a jefferson county public hospital district no. 2. it will provide inpatient care and an all-inclusive range of outpatient amenities.
  • Explains that hospitals are overseen by a board of directors, and their activities are guided by their decisions. department administrators managing each department report to the overall management.
  • Explains that burrows healthcare is a non-profit corporation governed by community-based board of directors. it will provide comprehensive primary care, health promotion and illness prevention services and community initiatives to defined service areas with an emphasis on priority populations.
  • Describes the duties and responsibilities of the board of directors. the chairperson will preside over board meetings, set agendas, and act as the most senior spokesperson for the organization.
  • Explains burrows healthcare will offer comprehensive primary care, health promotion, individual and community capacity building, and service integration activities across jefferson with a prominence on priority populations acknowledged by geography and/or population groups.
  • Cites ginter, p.m., duncan, w.j. and swayne, l.e. in strategic management of health care organizations, san francisco, ca, jossey-bass.
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