Discuss how you feel about your ability to send messages, both verbally and nonverbally. What are your strengths?

HCS 320 WEEK 7

1. The advantages and disadvantages of using different types of communication, including electronic communication, in health care organizations and how regulatory issues influence communication in health care organizations. Discuss in 150 words..

2. Describe how HIPAA has impacted your life. For example, obtaining a prescription, obtaining medical information regarding a family member, etc. Give two answers one your opinion and another answer using other sources.

3. What are some factors linked with patient satisfaction? Does anyone work in an organization that tracks patient satisfaction scores and if so, can you share the process and its impact on the organization? Give two answers one your opinion and another answer using other sources.

4. Discuss how you feel about your ability to send messages, both verbally and nonverbally. What are your strengths? What areas need improvement? Give two answers one your opinion and another answer using other sources.

5. Conduct an inventory of various communication channels used within your organization. Discuss in 150-200 words

6. Discuss the article, what are your concerns and view:

http://www.jstor.org/discover/10.2307/30000665?uid=3739808&uid=2&uid=4&uid=3739256&sid=21104883404201

7. Discuss the article, what are your concerns and view:

http://www.jstor.org/discover/10.2307/25075094?uid=3739808&uid=2&uid=4&uid=3739256&sid=21104883404201

8. Discuss the article, what are your concerns and view:

http://www.jstor.org/discover/10.2307/2678624?uid=3739808&uid=2&uid=4&uid=3739256&sid=21104883404201

9. Summarize, in 150-200 words, the main points that you gleaned from the HIPPA tutorial. Include the following:

· What did you learn from the HIPAA tutorial?

· Why is this information important?

· How will you use this information in the future?