A.  Examine a healthcare organization that has significance to you, using the American Hospital Directory (AHD) website found in the Web Links section, and complete the following:

 

1.  Identify the healthcare organization you selected from the AHD by name and location.

 

2.  Explain why you chose the healthcare organization in part A1 and any significance the organization has to you, including specific examples.

 

.  Describe (suggested length 1–2 paragraphs) the healthcare organization from A1 and the “type of facility” it is, according to AHD website, and the types of services this kind of facility typically provides.

 

a.  Explain what the “type of control”, according to AHD website, means for this healthcare organization identified in part A1 and how it informs the services typically provided at this healthcare organization.

 

 

 

.  Discuss which healthcare organization from part B is more aligned with value-based healthcare, including one scholarly evidence source published within the last five years to support the discussion.

 

.  Discuss which healthcare organization from part B is more supportive of equitable patient-centered care, including one scholarly evidence source published within the last five years to support the discussion.

 

 Discuss one financial and one quality data source that could inform organizational transformation in any healthcare organization.

 

 

C.  Acknowledge sources, using APA-formatted in-text citations and references, for content that is quoted, paraphrased, or summarized.

 

 

D.  Demonstrate professional communication in the content and presentation of your submission.