Topic: Rutland Regional Medical Center is a community hospital. It has been serving for over 100 years and is highly recognized for its high quality healthcare provision. It mainly provides services in areas such as preventive, acute, diagnostic, and rehabilitat
1) As health care looks at continuous improvement (as done in manufacturing), one of the most prominent questions that has arisen is, Can the principles that worked in manufacturing really transfer over to health care? Taking care of a patient is not like building a car on an assembly line. Can standardized processes really work in a setting that focuses on humans and their needs?
2) Write a paper of words that takes a position on this argument. Justify the rationale for your position.
Position is identified and justified with rationale.
Demonstrates thorough knowledge of the process of principles of productivity in manufacturing and how they may apply to health care. Clearly develops a strong analysis of the pros and cons. Introduces appropriate examples.
Supports main points with references, examples, and full explanations of how they apply. Thoughtfully analyzes, evaluates and describes major points of the criteria.