Nursing Home Administrator

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Option 1: Nursing Home Administrator
Darryl Bowler
HCS/320
October 8, 2013
Salome Kapella-Mshigeni

Option 1: Nursing Home Administrator Because our local nursing home is being taken over by a national group, there will be new policies that we must adhere to as we progress. These policies are going to force our nursing home to adapt and change. I will review the new polices, the affects they have on our patients, the affect they have on our patient’s relatives, how we will effectively communicate to our patients, and what arrangements we are making for displaced individuals. In addition, I will attempt to define our role as a local nursing home being merged into a national group. Traditional health care communication to our nursing home clients would be a tedious task. The traditional media cannot cover all the needs of patients because the lack of services so that is a disadvantage. The advantages are physicians know the process without any problem which benefits our nursing home clients. The traditional process would involve acquiring a listing of the shareholders and a listing of our clients. We would also need mailing lists and phone contacts and hope those listings were accurate. We would have to attempt to contact each and every one listed. It would also require several personnel for the process and become very time consuming. This process would be an extreme disadvantage taking away from the productivity of the employees and the standard operations of our nursing home. Another factor is the information would have to be translated in various languages because of the difficulty of communicating. Traditional communication requires feedback from the parties we are trying to contact on the behalf of our clients and that is another factor that can impede the progress. Traditional health care communication can be beneficial to our clients, our client’s…...

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