Please answer the following questions and cite all references in APA format. Make sure to provide detailed information and examples.
- Our healthcare system has changed in order to better serve the convenience of the patient. Compare and contrast how this might have positive and negative consequences on patient care.
- Figure 1.4 depicts the dimensions of the supervisor’s role. Analyze how a Pharmacy Supervisor would communicate to all roles (noted in this figure) that there is a popular drug on manufacturer backorder. All patients must be switched to a different therapy ASAP with a much more expensive medication.
- The textbook states on page 2 that “Managers must expect surprises”. In your own words, why is this important, especially to healthcare? Role-Play a time where you or your manager had to change plans unexpectedly.
- The “Hawthorne effect” was a direct outcome from the Human Relations Movement. How has this school of management affected your behavior or work ethic? Evaluate how the HR movement does or doesn’t motivate the employer.
- There is a major emergency at the community hospital in which a patient with confirmed Ebola was exposed to many patients and hospital staff. As the hospital administrator, formulate the steps in the decision making process you will need to take immediately and then the plan for prevention against future happenings