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   Discussion: Assessment Tools and Diagnostic Tests in Adults and Children Whe

   Discussion: Assessment Tools and Diagnostic Tests in Adults and Children When seeking to identify a patient’s health condition, advanced practice nurses can use a diverse selection of diagnostic tests and assessment tools; however, different factors affect the validity and reliability of the results produced by these tests or tools. Nurses must be aware of these factors in order to select the most appropriate test or tool and to accurately interpret the results. Not only do these diagnostic tests affect…

   Discussion: Pharmacotherapy for Cardiovascular Disorders As the leading caus

   Discussion: Pharmacotherapy for Cardiovascular Disorders As the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women, cardiovascular disorders account for 7 million hospitalizations per year (NCSL, 2012). This is the result of the extensive treatment and care that is often required for patients with these disorders. While the incidences of hospitalizations and death are still high, the mortality rate of cardiovascular disorders has been declining since the 1960s (CDC, 2011). Improved treatment options have contributed…

    My major is CT scan ( Computed Tomography) to be specific.      This is in

    My major is CT scan ( Computed Tomography) to be specific.      This is instruction : Please answer surely because the duty equals 25% of the total grade.   10 pages paper with at least 10 references (APA style) The title, abstract and reference page included i.e. a current topic in CT imaging procedures Also, the references you will use them must follow APA styles. Do not use any references have ( .com or net or doi etc……

Case Study: Mr. Smith, a 60 year-old man with coronary heart disease, experienc

Case Study: Mr. Smith, a 60 year-old man with coronary heart disease, experienced frequent bouts of angina pectoris. One day while moving a piece of heavy furniture, he experienced excruciating pain over his left chest. He began sweating heavily, became short of breath, and then collapsed. He was transferred to the emergency room at a nearby hospital. Mr. Smith’s EKG was diagnostic of myocardial infarction. A coronary angiography was performed and an occlusion was found in a in the descending…

   Choosing a Theory or Model for Program Planning  Selecting an appropriate th

   Choosing a Theory or Model for Program Planning  Selecting an appropriate theory or model for program planning is an important part of the process. As you examine the theories and models presented in the Learning Resources, bear in mind that some theories/models may not be appropriate given the problem you have selected. How will you determine which one is most relevant for your problem and target population? You are encouraged to use this Discussion forum as a venue for…

Select an ethnic minority group that is represented in the United   States (Ame

Select an ethnic minority group that is represented in the United   States (American Indian/Alaskan Native, Asian American, Black/African   American, Hispanic/Latino, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander).   Using health information available from Healthy People, the CDC, and   other relevant government websites, analyze the health status for this group. In a paper of 1,000-1,250 words, compare and contrast the health   status of your selected minority group to the national average.   Include the following: Describe the ethnic minority group selected. Describe the     current health…

Healthcare Fraud is a dishonest act committed by a healthcare professional in o

Healthcare Fraud is a dishonest act committed by a healthcare professional in order to receive additional compensation for medical services. Healthcare fraud comes in many forms, such as unbundling, upcoding, billing for services that never happened, or falsifying documents. Once discovered, the fraudulent person is quickly arrested, but their actions negatively affects the reputation and brand of the healthcare organization.  During this activity, you will be writing a 2-3 page paper. To start with, you must review the link below…

Length: At least 3–5 typed, double-spaced pages, not including the title page a

Length: At least 3–5 typed, double-spaced pages, not including the title page and reference page. Font and font size: Times New Roman, 12 point. APA Template: Use the APA Style Paper Template as the paper format and the APA Style Paper Tutorial for guidance.  Written communication: Write clearly and logically, with correct use of spelling, grammar, punctuation, and mechanics. References: Integrate information from outside sources to include at least two references (the case study and an academic peer-reviewed journal article)…

Discussion 4 The topics we’re discussing this week include Medical Billing and

Discussion 4 The topics we’re discussing this week include Medical Billing and issues related to reimbursement, NPI application as advanced nurses, as well as how EHR can be used to facilitate coding and billing. The assigned reading this week is the journal article posted below. Prepare   examples of various coding and billing issues you have experienced in clinic   settings especially in Peds and women’s health.  Read the following article: https://journals.lww.com/jwocnonline/Fulltext/2012/03001/Reimbursement_of_Advanced_Practice_Registered.4.aspx

The needs of the pediatric patient differ depending on age, as do the stages of

The needs of the pediatric patient differ depending on age, as do the stages of development and the expected assessment findings for each stage. In a 1000-word paper, examine the needs of a school-aged child between the ages of 5 and 12 years old and discuss the following: 1. Compare the physical assessments among school-aged children. 2.Describe how you would modify assessment techniques to match the age and developmental stage of the child. 2. Choose a child between the ages…