Mental Health Services

Mental health simply describes the state of not having a mental disorder. It is the state of being psychologically sound and stable. It can go on to include the ability of an individual to express emotion and feeling in a way that relates to the feeling at the moment. This ability is regarded to be acceptable to those around them. Mental health is bound by several factors including cultural and can be described by one definition. However, to a wide extend one is considered to be of good mental health when he can properly articulate his emotions and go about his life in a manner that is product ...

Health Savings Account

Susan Berry is Human Resource Director in a company called Frontline PR. She attended a national conference on compensation and benefits. When she returned to her office she proposed the use of a Health Savings Account, hereinafter referred to as HSA. She argued that an HSA combined with a high-deductible health insurance plan would be rather beneficial for the company’s performance. If the company approves this new scheme, the organization will no longer employ the fee-for-services plan, as well as the Flexible Spending Account (FSA), which are currently in place. Susan Berry stated that such ...

Health Care and Insurance Demand

Many studies have been conducted to find out the relationship between the demand for health care services and the variations in the insurance cover of the citizens of a nation. The studies vary in findings but the common feature of these studies is that the demand for medical care varies with the changes that take place in the insurance policy. There has been a widespread campaign for an increase in the insurance cover. The result has been a significant increase in the cost of medical care and this is one of the reasons for the budget deficit. Contrary to the common belief, an increase it insu ...

Health Care Economics Issues

One of the fundamental services that consumers need is health care the consumers demand. It is the economics that teach us that rational consumers make choices that aim at maximizing utility. This means that if one chooses to consume more chocolate despite that it is harmful to one’s teeth, it means the person perceives more utility in the joy of eating chocolate than in having healthy teeth (Chernew, 2009). Health care firms supply health insurance, and health care to the enrollee in such companies. They incur costs in doing that, but they earn revenue from their services of providing health ...

Financial Health

INTRODUCTION Since business organizations are considered risky, the management has a crucial role in assessing their overall future financial health before it is reflected in their annual financial statements. By doing this, they are able to prepare themselves for whatever action taken before making monetary and time expenditures in a way that may negatively affect it future growth for an organization that is sound financially is considered healthy and liquid. ESSAY First, any successful firm should set both long term and short term goals, strategies and operating procedures that will enable i ...

Health Information Management

Health information management in Lincoln Memorial Hospital generally involves the application of informatics to collect, store, and use or even transmit data and information in order to meet the required standards as set by the legal system, ethics, professionals and administration. Professional health information managers ensure that all these meet the set standards and ensure credibility. They also analyze the information which is then used by healthcare data contributors to deliver quality healthcare (Robson and Beak, 2009). How the Requirements Created By the Joint Commission, the Centers ...

Health Care Management

Children’s Mercy Hospital is a hospital in Kansas City. During the initial stages of the development, the hospital experienced various challenges such as financial constraints and low nursing workforce. The hospital is headed by leaders who have great vision that seemed impossible to achieve for the hospital. The phrase ‘We become what we think about’, echoed by a radio commentator in early 1950s, had been referred by the vice president of the hospital when she recognized the many changes experienced at Children’s Mercy Hospital. The leaders had a big dream for the hospital; they saw the hospi ...

Development of Healthy Relationships

The main point is that everyone seek for healthy interpersonal relationships. Good intimate relationships between genders bring more happiness and satisfaction in life than any money. However, nowadays scientists and psychologist still argue about love and various theories of attraction, intimacy, love, and healthy interpersonal relationships. One of the theories of attraction state that the feeling appears because of the biological reproduction aptitude. The affection that appears during the open communication between two people causes intimacy and is proved to be an influence of several horm ...

Economic Term and Health Care History

The knowledge of health care history and the timeline of health care funding are very important in the attempt to understand their evolution. Treatment of different diseases has changed drastically over the history. As doctors learned more about diseases, human body and effective treatments, the role of medicine and physicians has raised. Nowadays, health care economics and health care funding in the United States are the issues which are of the great concern of the public and the government. Health care economics helps individuals to act more efficiently and effectively. The research has repo ...