HCA 420 Quality Performance Improvement In Healthcare

For the midterm, you will need to select a specialty area of healthcare such as the Emergency Room, Intensive Care Unit, Surgery, Cardio, Nursing Home, etc. to complete and submit at least 7 of your slides towards your final project. The midterm submission of 7 slides will count 10% of your grade and the final submission of all 10-15 slides will count 10%.

The project is a Power Point Presentation and should include a title page, body of 10-15 slides, and a reference slide with 3-5 scholarly sources in APA format. Each slide should include a header with 3-5 succinct bullet points and a visual graphic.

Project Requirements (related to your chosen healthcare specialty):1. Define QI & PI2. Role for QI/PI professionals3. Role of accreditations & Certifications4. Define the stages/phases of PI method

Grading Rubric:

1. Depth of Reflection (50%)

Provide a clear, concise description of the QI/PIProvide a clear understanding of the accreditation & certificationsProvide roles, functions, training of the QI/PI professionalsDemonstrate a thorough understanding of the Quality Performance Improvement

2. Organization of Presentation (25%):

Presentation given in a clear, succinct, and systematic mannerPresentation flowed well from section to section, by using appropriate transitions and headingsPresentation slides were professional, clear, and did not distract from the contentIncluding an effective introduction & conclusionInformative and succinctDefined all appropriate terms

3. Presentation Style (25%)

Assignment was written in a scholarly formatAdhered to APA Manual 6th Ed. Scholarly writing guidelinesPresentation (slides) were free of grammatical and typographical errors Length of presentation did not exceed 20 slides, not including title page and reference slides