After reviewing all module materials (including the powerpoint presentation) and all required readings, please answer the following questions in a 3 page paper.
1. Choose any 2 ways healthcare organizations integrate or consolidate. Define and give a healthcare example of each type of integration you chose.
2. What lessons can healthcare administrators learn from study mergers that have failed?
3. What has the overall effect of hospital consolidation been, in terms of the healthcare system’s ability to provide care that is in line with the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) 6 aims for improvement?
Assignment Expectations, in order to earn full credit:
? You will be assessed on your ability to discuss the consolidation or integration of health care organizations from the perspective of a health systems administrator.
? Please be sure that you answer ALL three questions.
? Please write your paper in your own words. That is the only way I can evaluate your level of understanding.
? In order to earn full credit, you must clearly show that you have read the module homepage and ALL required background materials, including the powerpoint slides.
? You are welcome to do research in addition to — but not instead of — the required readings.
? Be sure to cite your references in the text of all papers and on the reference list at the end. For examples, look at the way the references are listed within the modules and on the background reading list.
? Proofread your paper to be sure grammar and punctuation are correct, and that each part of the assignment has been answered clearly.
Length: 3 pages typed, double-spaced.
Note: Wikipedia is not an acceptable source of information.
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