Monitoring a program through feedback and making appropriate modifications is important to the existence and continuation of a given health program.
Using the readings for this week and any additional resources related to the diffusion of innovations theory, respond to the following:
What is program evaluation and why is it important?
Describe the different types of program evaluation?
From the assigned reading, describe two workplace health programs and the results of the initial project.
Discuss the evaluation process for the workplace programs and whether or not changes have been made since the programs were implemented. Provide recommendations for improvement.
Respond to the prompts using the lessons and vocabulary found in the readings for this week. Support your answers with examples and research. Your response should clarify your understanding of the topic. It should be your own, original, and free from plagiarism. Follow the APA format for writing style, spelling and grammar, and citation of sources. Make sure all references are cited in APA format. References should be current at least within the last 5 years. Remember that references should be used to support your peer responses.
You should have:
Explained different types of program evaluation.
From the assigned reading, examined two workplace health programs and the results of the initial project.
Examined whether the evaluation process for the workplace programs and whether or not changes have been made since the programs were implemented.
Justified your answers with appropriate research and reasoning.
After completing this week’s Practicum Experience, select a patient whom you examined during the last 3 weeks. With this patient in mind, address the following in a SOAP Note:
Subjective: What details did the patient provide regarding his or her personal and medical history?
Objective: What observations did you make during the physical assessment?
Assessment: What were your differential diagnoses? Provide a minimum of three possible diagnoses. List them from highest priority to lowest priority. What was your primary diagnosis and why?
Plan: What was your plan for diagnostics and primary diagnosis? What was your plan for treatment and management including
For this assignment, read the Health Informatics: A Systems Perspective, Chapter 7 Case Study on pages 144-149, and address the following:
Identify at least two other information/data elements you would include in the CDSS and the rationale for including each item.
Develop a model for reducing the cancelation rate for FEC procedures.
Must be two to three double-spaced pages in length, excluding the title and reference pages, and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Must include a title page with the following:
Title of paper
Course name and number
Utilize a minimum of two scholarly sources, excluding the textbook.
Must begin with an introductory paragraph and end with a conclusion