DISCUSS SOME OF THE POTENTIAL CAUSES FOR DIFFERENCES IN THE DATA BETWEEN THE TWO FACILITIES THAT YOU REVIEWED.
Discuss some of the potential causes for differences in the data between the two facilities that you reviewed.
NURS 3110 Information Management and Patient Care Technology
Week 3 Assignment Grading Rubric
Comparing Organizations with Benchmark Data-due by Week 3, Day 7
For this Application assignment, first review under learning resources one of the three links to Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) compare sites (hospital compare, home health compare or nursing home compare).Write a 2-3 page assignment comparing two facilities on the identified CMS measures.Begin this assignment with describing the two facilities chosen to be compared and an explanation of why they were chosen. Benchmark the facilities against local, state and national averages on at least two different measures. Discuss some of the potential causes for differences in the data between the two facilities that you reviewed. Lastly, provide insight into how standardization of data is necessary to compare facilities.
Grading Rubric:(p. 2-3)
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Writing Checklist(p. 7)
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Week 3—Comparing Organizations with Benchmark Data
Assignment Rubric: Required Content
Total Pts: 250
Begins paper with a brief paragraph that provides an overview of the assignment and its purpose. (10 points)
· Description of Two Organizations:
Describes the two facilities chosen to be compared and why they were chosen. (15 pts for each description).
· Comparison of Two Organizations
Compares to a chosen competitor on state and national average on two different quality measures using the benchmark data from one of the three Compare sites. Includes goal for the quality measure and the achieved goals for each facility. (25pts for each comparison)
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