Unit 2 Assignment/Evaluate business strategies for quality management and continuous improvement of operations.
Unit outcomes addressed in this Assignment:
Evaluate dimensions of quality in healthcare
Assess business strategies from various industries
Course outcomes addressed in this Assignment:
HA540-1: Evaluate business strategies for quality management and continuous improvement of
operations.
Instructions:
In this Assignment, you will be evaluating dimensions of quality in healthcare and how various industries can
apply these concepts to improve operations. Using the resources available to you, research the priorities in the
current publication of the National Quality Strategy.
Requirements
Select and discuss one (1) priority that is the most important to healthcare today.
Discuss how an industry, other than healthcare, can use your aforementioned strategy to improve
operations.
Report your findings by using one (1) of the methods below:
3-4 page fact sheet for the general community.
Internal organizational memorandum.
Infographic
PowerPoint presentation for a Board of Directors (10-12 slides; speaker notes as needed to
support assertions).
5-7 minute public service announcement (using a free online voice recorder such as vocaroo.com)
The use of first person is permitted for this Assignment. APA formatting (e.g., title page, conclusion,
reference page, etc.) should not be used.
Although the use of APA formatting is not required for this Assignment, proper grammar, spelling, and
punctuation are expected.
Reference: http://www.ahrq.gov/workingforquality/