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Background Information: Integrating Theory and Research Needs Assessment
The Moreno Medical Center is partnering with the Food and Drug Administration’s MedSun Project to improve patient safety by reporting problems with medical devices and ensuring compliance with reporting requirements. MedSun grants of $25,000 are available to fund research designed to improve medical device safety in clinical and operational processes.
Integrating Theory and Research Needs Assessment Assignment:
Write a 1,750- to 2,450-word paper in which you detail a needs assessment and proposal for utilizing MedSun grant funds to improve the medical device policies, procedures, and processes at the Moreno Medical Center.
Your proposal needs to include the following elements:
- Proposal goal and objectives
- Assessment related to the Safe Medical Devices Act (SMDA) of 1990
- Compliance with Medical Device Reporting requirements*
* Be sure to review the organization’s current policies and procedures to determine if they support the Safe Medical Devices Act (SMDA) of 1990, Medical Devices Amendments of 1992, and state-specific requirements. You will need to review all of the available sites on the Moreno Medical Center Virtual Organization web site to determine compliance. Use only the materials posted on the site – do not create hypothetical documents.
- Organization policies
- Summary of identified deficiencies
- Plan for addressing each of the identified deficiencies to include:
- Proposed intervention
- Timeline for completion
- Budgeted Grant Funds
- Description of evaluation process
- Criteria to include:
- Achievement of proposal goals and objectives
- Correction of deficiencies
- Use of grant funds
- Compliance with established timeline
Research primary and secondary sources of information related to medical devices and methods to improve adverse event reporting and patient safety. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you identify significant emerging technological trends affecting capital or human resources within a healthcare organization. Include the following in your paper:
- Summarize the most relevant technological trend affecting your organization.
- Identify the factors that led to the trend.
- Explain the trend’s financial and service effects.
- Develop a strategy to address opportunities.
- Describe how you would mitigate the associated threats.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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