Judgment under Uncertainty: Heuristics and Biases

Judgment under Uncertainty:Heuristics and BiasesBiases in judgments reveal some heuristics ofthinking under uncertainty.Amos Tversky and Daniel KahnemanMany decisions are based on beliefsconcerning the likelihood of uncertainevents such as the outcome of an election, the guilt of a defendant, or thefuture value of the dollar. These beliefsare usually expressed in statements suchas “I think that .… Continue reading Judgment under Uncertainty: Heuristics and Biases

Group Practice and Health Maintenance Organizations assignment

Prepaid Group Practice and HealthMaintenance OrganizationsHistorically, one alternative to small offi ce-based, feefor-service practice became the major challenge to thattraditional model: prepaid group practice, one of themodels upon which the modern HMO is based.In 1929, the RossLoos Clinic began to providemedical services for employees of the Los AngelesDepartment of Water and Power on a prepaid… Continue reading Group Practice and Health Maintenance Organizations assignment

Activity Plan For Psychology

Create an Activity Plan with your site supervisor that identifies the plan for attaining the knowledge and skills identified in the “Learning Contract” completed during your Pre-Practicum. Include the following: Resources utilized; including readings, websites, and agency materials. Persons to be consulted. Observations to be done. Timeline for goals to be met. Feedback loop: Plan… Continue reading Activity Plan For Psychology

PRAC 6635 Clinical Skills Self-Assessment Form

PRAC 6635 Clinical Skills Self-Assessment FormDesired Clinical Skills for Students to Achieve Confident (Can complete independently) Mostly confident (Can complete with supervision) Beginning (Have performed with supervision or need supervision to feel confident) New (Have never performed or does not apply)Comprehensive psychiatric evaluation skills in:Recognizing clinical signs and symptoms of psychiatric illness Need supervision to… Continue reading PRAC 6635 Clinical Skills Self-Assessment Form

How Are They Connected?

Whether in a scholarly or practitioner setting, good research and data analysis should have the benefit of peer feedback. For this Discussion, you will perform an article critique onttests. Be sure and remember that the goal is to obtain constructive feedback to improve the research and its interpretation, so please view this as an opportunity… Continue reading How Are They Connected?

Competitive Contracting for More Effective & Efficient

Competitive Contracting for MoreEffective & Efficient Government25 March 1996 . Number 5Congresssional Testimony by Wendell Coxbefore theSubcommittee on Civil Service, Committee on Government Reform and OversightUnited States House of RepresentativesApril 5, 1995Background on CompetitionIn recent decades there has been increasing concern about the cost of government, and at everylevel of government, there have been serious… Continue reading Competitive Contracting for More Effective & Efficient

Global maternal mortality rate declines

American Academy of Nursing Presidents Message Global maternal mortality rate declinesExcept in America  The broad topics I will address this issue fall under Reproductive Rights and our value of social justice. The Academy stated mission and vision on policy and advocacy work is based on using the best available sci- entific evidence. This allows us… Continue reading Global maternal mortality rate declines

Cultural competence considerations in your agency

Refer to the topics covered in this weeks resources and incorporate them into your blog. By Day 3 Post a blog post that includes: A description of diversity and/or cultural competence considerations in your agency An explanation of how diversity and/or cultural competence might reflect your agency learning agreement my internship is with Jasmine Trangucci-clinical… Continue reading Cultural competence considerations in your agency