M.H.A. Capstone Projects
Charles Cole Memorial Hospital
Devise a re-branding strategy for CCMH: analyze existing brand, identify gaps, and suggest appropriate marketing outlets/program scope for improved communication with community/hospital stakeholders.
Lehigh Valley Physician Group
Analyze existing current industry physician compensation models to determine optimal alignment with changing reimbursement structure. Propose pilot test of “best-practices” reimbursement model.
The Meadows, Universal Community Behavioral Health, Inc.
Examine best practices for seamless EMR adoption within behavioral health industry. Work with organization’s proposed EMR vendor to devise implementation plan for new system, determine cost/benefit analysis mechanism, and outline project execution processes.
Examine industry best practices to determine features for “Patient Portal”. Link portal’s design/adoption to health system, ensure integration with existing EMR, and recommend an implementation/execution plan.
If you're interested in working on Capstone Projects like these, apply to the Penn State M.H.A. Program.