I need help with a Health & Medical question. All explanations and answers will be used to help me learn.

Project: Promoting Health Care Quality

With the recognition of the bidirectional link between quality and finance in a healthcare organization, it follows that any changes to one can have an echo in the other. To determine the net result of a change in overall performance status of the organization, one must determine the point where the results of echoes will reach equilibrium.

—Sadeghi, Barzi, Mikhail, & Shabot, 2013

This week you have been examining evaluation tools and how they can be used as part of a plan to promote quality and safety. As you develop an evaluation plan for your Course Project, consider the insights you have gained through your analysis of your selected organization, as well as the highly regulated and competitive health care environment.

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Develop a 2- to 3-page evaluation plan that includes the following:

This Assignment is due by Day 7 of Week 10.

An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly is the ultimate competitive advantage.

—Jack Welch as quoted by Kerrigan

Think back to when you first identified the quality improvement issue for your Course Project. What insights related to quality measurement, improvement strategies, and evaluation have you gained since then? How have these insights informed your view of the issue and shaped your understanding of how to promote positive outcomes for your selected organization? How would you suggest the organization proceed based on the outcomes of your investigation?

In this section of the Course Project, you synthesize your analysis and recommendations into an action plan for implementing the quality improvement initiative.

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This Assignment is due by Day 7 of Week 10.