Assignment Content Competency Analyze ethical and legal dilemmas that healthcare
Assignment Content Competency Analyze ethical and legal dilemmas that healthcare workers may encounter in the medical field. Student Success Criteria View the grading rubric for this deliverable by selecting the This item is graded with a rubric link which is located in the Details & Information pane. Instructions You have recently been promoted to Health Services Manager at Three Mountains Regional Hospital a small hospital located in a mid-size city in the Midwest. Three Mountains is a general medical and surgical facility with 400 beds. Last year there were approximately 62 000 emergency visits and 15 000 admissions. More than 6 000 outpatient and 10 000 inpatient surgeries were performed. An important aspect of the provider/patient relationship pertains to open communication and trust. Patients want to know that their doctors and the support staff associated with their care understand their wishes and will abide by them. Ideally these conversations happen well before an emergency or procedure takes place; however often times this information is missing from a patients file. As part of Three Mountains initiative to build trust with their patients an increased emphasis has been placed on obtaining living wills from the patient as part of the intake process to ensure that the healthcare team has written directives of the patients wishes in case of incapacitation. You will be creating a living will for a patient and provide educational information as to why the patient should fill it out during the admission process before a procedure. Introduction:Explain the definition of a living will and its key components. This section will provide an educational overview of the document for the patient. Living Will Template:Create a living will that can serve as a template to the patients. This should cover the basic treatment issues such as resuscitation feeding tubes ventilation organ and tissue donations etc. Provide instructions in the template that can be easily altered depending on each patients wishes. Summary:In this section you will discuss the importance of this document and encourage patients to complete it. Address how this document ensures that a patients wishes are known and followed by the healthcare team. NOTE“ APA formatting and proper grammar punctuation and form required. APA help is availablehere.