EVOLUTION OF THE HOSPITAL INDUSTRY: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS
As a health care administrator, you will often do research on a topic to provide background information for decision making, committee work, or creating policies. It is often best practice to use a comparison table to lay out and visualize your research notations. For this weeks assignment you will complete a comparison table on hospital care across three time periods andanalyze the similarities and differences of the different topics for each of the time periods in the table. You will summarize key findings for the topics and draw appropriate conclusions in a 23-page paper, with your comparative table in the appendix.
Imagine you are a patient with a serious illness in a hospital in the 1800s, in the 1960s, and today. Think about the room configurations, the skills of the nurses and other staff, the level and type of care, and how you would pay for the care, both now and in the previous centuries.
Using the, write a 23 page paper about the similarities and differences in hospital care from the different time periods (1800s, 1960s, and today), as well as theconclusions you drew from your analysis. In addition, complete theComparative Analysis Table: Hospital Care Evolutionin the appendix of the assignment template.
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