There are various healthcare organizations that play a role in the U.S. Healthcare System. You are to choose an organization from the list below and research the following information:
1. The mission statement or statement of purpose of the organization.
2. Describe the activities/responsibilities of the organization. Does it support their mission statement?
3. Describe the importance of the organization to U.S. Healthcare.
4. Analyze and discuss current research being conducted by this organization (at least three current studies being performed).
5. Identify areas that need improvement, additional support (i.e., funding, research, patient participation), and suggestions for improvement.
You are to write a 10-15 page paper regarding the organization (choose one organization from the list below) using 8-10 peer reviewed articles. You will submit components of your paper throughout the course and the final version of you paper will be due at the end of week 8. Your paper must follow APA format. I have attached a sample APA paper for your review.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
The Joint Commission
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
American Medical Association