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You are an administrative assistant at a hospital. Your task is to conduct a financial and operational analysis and create a presentation. Download and read the scenario. Download and use the spreadsheet for analysis. Present your analysis as a 3-page report in a Word document and a 6–7-slide Microsoft PowerPoint formatted in APA style. Document Preview: Hospital Performance Assessment Case Study Eastside Memorial Hospital Hospitals are accredited by JCAHO (Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations), which is an independent not-for-profit organization sponsored by a number of professional organizations such as the American Hospital Association (AHA) and the American Medical Association (AMA). (For more information on the Joint Commission, visit their Web site at http://www.jcaho.org.) Although accreditation is optional for hospitals, it is generally required to qualify for governmental (Medicare and Medicaid) reimbursement, and hence the vast majority of hospitals apply for accreditation. Eastside passed its latest Joint Commission accreditation with flying colors, receiving an Accreditation with Full Standards Compliance, the highest of eight accreditation categories. In recent years, competition among the four hospitals in Eastside's service area has been keen, but friendly. However, a large for-profit chain recently purchased the for-profit hospital, which has resulted in some anxiety among the managers of the other three hospitals because of the chain's reputation for aggressively increasing market share in the markets they serve. Relevant financial and operating data for Eastside are in Tables 1 through 4, and selected industry data are in Tables 5 and 6. (Note: The industry data given in the case are for illustrative purposes only and do not represent actual data for the years specified. For a better idea of the type of comparative data actually available for hospitals, see the Ingenix Web site at http://www.hospitalbenchmarks.com.) In addition, the following information was extracted from the notes section of Eastside's 2006 Annual Report: A significant portion of the hospital's net patient service revenue was generated by patients who are covered either by Medicare, Medicaid, or other government programs as well as by various private plans, including managed care plans, which operate... Attachments: SU-MHC6305-W2....doc SU-MHC6305-W2....xls

 

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