HEALTH CARE: ACTION PLAN TO MANAGE E. COLI 0157:H CRISIS
March 26, 2019 Off All,
One of the key objectives of this course requires all learners to be able to strategically identify the major ethical, economic, professional and legal issues confronting provides, insurers and consumers.
For this assignment you are the Operations Section Chief for the ABC Emergency Public Health and Epidemiology Response Unit. Your office was just notified of the final count of Montana residents who have been diagnose with E. coli 0157:H. As the Operation Section Chief you are charged with the task of drafting a detailed action plan to send to the Montana State Governor about how your office intends to manage this crisis. (Read attached article titled An Outbreak of Escherichia coli 0157:H7 Infections Associated with Leaf Lettuce Consumption)https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/c898/88667fe43d57fb130f565502f89f0c9fe030.pdf Your action plan is to provide the following: Brief overview of the incident A Detailed description of E.Coli 0157:H Outline 2 leadership methods you would use as the COO to assess the outbreak Identify 1 healthcare inpatient or outpatient facility that will provide testing and treatment services for infected patients Identify a minimum of 2 regulatory agencies that you will outreach for patient care assistance Discuss 2-3 strategies your office will use to notify Montana State residents of the current outbreak Identify a minimum of 1 healthcare technology system your office will use to manage outbreak Create a Cost Benefit Analysis outlining potential costs and benefits for managing this outbreak (Your CBA should be listed as chart… see CBA resource)
Create 2-3 best strategies to prevent the development of new E. Coli cases Develop 2-3 solutions as next steps towards implementing your action plan Your action plan is to be presented as PowerPoint presentation. Your PowerPoint is to 10-20 slides in length (title tile and references slide are not included the slide count). Acceptable fonts are Times New Roman, Cambria, or Georgia. Acceptable font size 24-56. Pictures are acceptable. Do ensure to cite your resources to prevent copyright infringement Follow all APA guidelines and include a minimum of 3 outside peer-reviewed resources (The class text is not counted as part your 3 resources). In addition, your Turnitin score should range from 0-20%