Project Part 1: Self-Assessment


This assignment is intended to help you learn to do the following:

  • Evaluate the structural design of healthcare organizations. (III.A.2.i)
  • Analyze operational assessment and improvement strategies in a healthcare organization. (III.A.2.ii)
  • Critique quality assessment for patient care improvement in a healthcare organization. (III.A.2.iii)
  • Summarize the impact and influence of management and leadership in a healthcare organization. (III.A.5.i)


This assignment represents Part 1 of a two-part project that you will complete for your ePortfolio. As you work on this assignment, you will be developing the following Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME) competencies:

III.A.2 Healthcare System and Healthcare Management

  1. Structural Design of Healthcare Organizations
  2. Operations Assessment & Improvement
  3. Quality Assessment for Patient Care Improvement

III.A.5 Management & Leadership

  1. Impact & Influence

Action Items

  1. Complete Exercise 6: Organizational Self-Assessment (p. 295) in your textbook.
  2. Prepare your assignment for submission:
    • Follow all applicable regarding in-text citations, list of cited references, and document formatting for this paper. Failure to properly cite and reference sources constitutes plagiarism.
    • Write 3-4 pages answer. The title page and reference list are not included in the page count for this paper.
    • Proofread your assignment carefully. Improper English grammar, sentence structure, punctuation, or spelling will result in significant point deductions.
  3. Submit your assignment. Your work will automatically be checked by Turnitin.