Mobile Health Clinic. OSP group 4 project Erin Tomlinson-Brower, Stacey Swartzendruber , Jacqueline Swanton, Sueann Unger, & Kim Weigel. Mobile Health Clinic of Grand Traverse County.
Mobile Health Clinic
OSP group 4 project
Erin Tomlinson-Brower, Stacey Swartzendruber, Jacqueline Swanton, SueannUnger, & Kim Weigel
Growing number of uninsured, homeless, and aging population. Barriers to adequate health care exist due to lack of transportation.
ER cost avoided + Value of QALYs Saved /Cost of Mobile clinic = ROI
"Organizational goals are desired states of affairs or preferred results that organizations attempt to realize and achieve" (ETZIONI, 1961, p. 366)
To develop a mobile health clinic to serve the residents of Grand Traverse County by January 1, 2013.
To foster community involvement in healthcare; with appropriate referrals and follow-up appointments for every patient.
To deliver culturally respected and linguistically sensitive health promotion, disease management, and health education with comprehensive care plans for every patient.
To provide healthcare services to every patient regardless of insurance or ability to pay.
To be fully operational interacting with people at convenient locations with a full patient load by March 1, 2013.
Mobile Medical Clinic of Grand Traverse County
is seeking applicants for a Registered Nurse
The candidate will provide nursing assessment, referrals for clients, work effectively and efficiently with tight deadlines, high volumes and multiple interruptions. Effective written and verbal communication skills required with ability to make quality, independent decisions.
Send resume and cover letter to: Munson Healthcare, Human Resource Dept. Box 234, Traverse City, MI 48903 (231) 444-4000 or email: email@example.com
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