After listening to the podcast: The State of Patient
Experience, consider the evolving landscape of healthcare and answer the
following questions incorporating your own thoughts and ideas. Your submission should be in narrative format and be 3-5
pages in length (including a cover page and a reference page). Please
feel free to utilize reputable, outside sources when formulating your
answers. Link to podcast: Discuss and explain your opinions on how healthcare
organizations can standardize and prioritize patient safety as a
strategic priority. Where do you think healthcare organizations are regarding
transparency in their information (patient safety, outcomes of patient
care, healthcare grades/scores)? Consider public reporting. Have there
been improvements in transparency or is there much work to be done? Do
you think transparency drives change? Explain your position. What good things do you think healthcare reform has brought
to healthcare? Do you think healthcare reform can be easily linked to
patient safety, equality in service, and patient experience? Explain
your position. What critical issues should healthcare organizations prioritize? Consider such items as market share and patient experience.