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Assignment Description (BENCHMARK)
This week you will write a paper researching a current legal/ethical dilemma in healthcare and answer the following questions from the perspective of a healthcare administrator:
- How would the legal/ethical dilemma you chose impact the organization’s ability to balance costs/financing, quality, and access to health services?
- How would the legal/ethical dilemma you chose impact the organization’s strategic planning?
- How would the legal/ethical dilemma you chose impact the organization’s risk (i.e., licensure and accreditation status)?
Length: 500 words per essay prompt (1500 total for this assignment)
Structure: Include a title page and reference page in APA style. These do not count towards the minimal word amount for this assignment.
References: Use the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. Include at least three (3) scholarly citations to support your claims.
Format: Save your assignment as a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx).
File name: Name your saved file according to your first initial, last name, and the assignment number (for example, “RHall Assignment 1.docx”)