Must be original. Professor checks for plgarism. Doesn’t have to be perfect but totally fine with a C for a grade. Even though it says 8 pages, 6 is okay.
For your Research Paper, you will choose one of the health care organizations listed below and conduct an analysis of their strategic planning and evaluation of the organization in an eight- to- ten (excluding title and reference page) paper. You should utilize any and all information available about the organization. Examples of valid sources can include, but are not limited to, organizational websites, annual reports, personal interviews with organizational leadership, investigative reports, government reports, and conference transcripts. Your Research Paper must include a minimum of five of the key areas, concepts, and strategies outlined throughout the text. These include, but are not limited to:
Internal and external assessments
Competitive marketing analysis
Identification of stakeholders
Overview and assessments of services provided
Competencies and resource
Public entities and regulatory requirements
Strategic financial planning
Financial and operational outcomes
Current and future direction of the organization of choice, etc.
Health care organizations of choice are:
Hospital Corporation of America (HCA)
Tenet Health System
Henry Ford Health System
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Children’s Miracle Network
Deborah Heart and Lung Center
Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Indian Health Service (IHS)
Writing the Research Paper
The Research Paper:
Must be eight to ten double-spaced pages in length, and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Must include a title page with the following:
Title of paper
Course name and number
Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a succinct thesis statement.
Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought.
Must end with a conclusion that reaffirms your thesis.
Must use at least five scholarly sources,
Must document all sources in APA style,
Must include a separate reference page, formatted according to APA style