Healthcare – Week 6 – Case Study 1. Medicare and Medicaid presently account for 50% of the…


Healthsolicitude – Week 6 – Fact Study

1. Medisolicitude and Medicaid shortly aggregateity for 50% of the compass. The hospital wishes to subdue its self-reliance on government payers. Take that Medisolicitude compass is subdued to 380 patients and Medicaid compass is subdued to 90 patients. The compass from managed solicitude pur-pose #1 (MC#1) rises to 320 patients from 300. The compass from managed solicitude pur-pose #2 (MC#2) growths to 110 patients. Thus, aggregate compass is illegal at 1,000 visits. What is the new absorb inevitefficacious pretentious all other factors are illegal?

2. Start delay the primary presumptions. The hospital is confrontment constraining from public-interest groups to regulate the absorbs it beak to the uninsured. Take that the hospital is efficacious, through manifold efficiencies, to cut its per-visit absorb by 5%. It to-boot negotiates a 7% growth delay MC#1. Pretentious all other factors are illegal, what is the new required absorb?

3. Start delay the primary presumptions. Notice that MC#1 receives a ample inferior absorb in recur for granting a larger compass of patients. MC#2 wants to pay a inferior absorb per fact and is ready to grant 250 further patients (350 aggregate from MC#2) to the clinic in recur for a reprimand of $110 per fact. Take that the mean absorb per fact drops to $90 due to the economies of flake. All other presumptions are illegal. What is the new required absorb?

4. Start delay the presumptions in height 2. But now take that the affixed compass does not enefficacious ample economies-of-flake to subdue the mean absorb per fact as ample as primaryly anticipated. Take now that the mean absorb per fact drops merely to $95. What is the new required absorb?

5. Compare the rejoinder to height 3 delay the rejoinder to height 4.

What does this divulge you environing the sensitivity of the absorb to the presumption of the mean absorb per fact?