The medical health perspective in the early 1900s and in the 21st century
1. Debate the need for hospitals from the perspective in the early 1900s and in the 21st century.
- You are a health care professional looking to serve your community and you decided to open a hospital with a couple of individuals who want to provide this service to the community. The issue you all are confronted with is whether or not to be a for-profit institution or a not-for profit institution. Provide an outline of factors that you would recommend the team consider when making the decision.
- Some suggest long-term care facilities are not needed and only duplicate the care people receive in hospitals. Do you agree? If not, what makes long-term care facilities needed entities? If you do agree, explain your position.
- Contrast home-health agencies certified by Medicare and private home-health agencies. Debate the value of certification from both parties The medical health perspective in the early 1900s and in the 21st century