Healthcare 3 2Question Description Discussion: 250 words minimum with 4 references. Discuss how healthcare organizations can create strategic alliances. Explain how federal laws, such as anti-trust and Stark, may have an impact on these strategic alliances.
Complete: 1500 words with at least 4 references. Unit 3 defines the differences between partnering and strategic alliances. Healthcare leaders must be able to assess these differences and based on their strategic goals for the organization determine the best course of action. Coupled with these decisions are the complex legal issues surrounding the healthcare industry. For your assignment, write a narrative essay (minimum 1500 words) in which you address and discuss the questions and statements listed below. Use at least four scholarly sources and remember to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the READ and ATTEND sections in your essay. Cite your sources in APA format. Using APA format and at least four APA formatted references and citations that are no more than 5 years old: Read the Critical Thinking Activity on p. 80 of the text Does Training Cost or Pay. Select a health care entity to focus on, this could be a clinic or hospital of your choosing. Apply the critical thinking activity of the ATV to your selected health care entity and answer the following questions: 1. Does training cost or does it pay? What is your opinion? 2. What are consequences to a poorly designed training program? What are the risks in healthcare? 3. If you were CEO of the health care entity of your choosing, what steps would you take to ensure appropriate training of employees? What types of partnerships could occur with educational institutions or technical assistance? 4. In a situation when dealing with patient care, how important is it for staff to feel competent and confident in their work and expertise?