Heart Failure Clinic Resourcing Plan

Heart Failure Clinic Resourcing Plan

Assignment details
Type:Coursework
Pages:4(1100 words)
Sources:3
Style:APA
Subject:Nursing
Level:University
Topic:Heart Failure Clinic Resourcing Plan
Description

• Instructions Deliverable: Develop one component of an evidence-based
resourcing plan. Scenario: The hospital leadership team has already
allocated the major capital expenditures for the heart failure clinic,
such as the facility, legal services, IT, and security services.
However, as a member of the nurse team, you have been asked to develop
one component of a resourcing plan for the next leadership meeting.
You may use any combination of documents (for example, a spreadsheet
or a table) in addition to explanatory information to convey
information clearly and succinctly. Choose one of the following:
Budget: • Apply evidence-based management strategies and best
practices for resourcing health care services.  Identify the business
plan budget categories and subcategories (not necessarily the actual
cost) to establish a new clinic.  Start-up expenses.  Examine fixed
and variable costs.  Capital budget items.  Examples: salary and
benefits, staffing mix, specialized equipment or materials, et cetera.
 Contingency fund and parameters. • Apply legal and professional
standards for resourcing outpatient services.  Explain the alignment
to best practices and professional standards for cost effective
outpatient services.  How will uninsured or underinsured patients be
managed? • Describe management and accountability tools and procedures
used to manage health delivery services and patient outcomes.  What
data resources and tools analyze costs, health insurance, and
hospitalization services?  How will billing be handled?  How will
you determine if outpatient management is cost-effective?  How does
transparency impact the consumer? Staffing Plan: • Apply
evidence-based management strategies and best practices for resourcing
health care services. • Identify the disciplines and skill mix needed
for appropriate staffing. • Estimate staffing requirements by
discipline and staffing ratios (evidence-based). • Develop a sample
staffing schedule. • How will you staff to meet corporate diversity
goals or the needs of diverse patients? • Explain how delegation,
collaboration, negotiation will affect staffing plan.  How does a
union contract affect the staffing plan or schedule?  Examine the
Nurse Practice Act for your state.  How does the Nurse Practice Act
affect your staffing plan? • Apply legal and professional standards
for resourcing outpatient services.  Align your staffing plan to best
practices, the Nurse Practice Act for your state, scope of practice,
and the Joint Commission standards for outpatients. • Describe
management and accountability tools and procedures used to manage
health delivery services and patient outcomes.  How will you know if
staffing is cost-effective?  How will you know if staffing mix or
schedule impacts patient outcomes? Additional Requirements • Written
communication: Written communication should be free of errors that
detract from the overall message. • APA formatting: Resources and
in-text citations should be formatted according to current APA style
and formatting. • Length: The plan should be 3–4 pages in content
length, double-spaced. • Font and font size: Times New Roman, 12
point. • Number of resources: Support your plan with a minimum of
three peer-reviewed resources, in addition to professional standards.
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