Assessment 2: Annual Strategic Plan (40%)
You are working for a Primary Health Network (PHN) in Australia, you have now undertaken a needs analysis (Assignment 1) and are now required to produce a project plan (Assignment 2) for a region of your choice in Western Australia.
As you are aware, PHNs were established in July 2015, with the objectives of increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of medical services for patients, particularly those at risk of poor health outcomes; and to improving coordination of care to ensure patients receive the right care in the right place at the right time.
Based on your regional profile you have decided to commission (fund) a Health care Home for your region. You are required to prepare a project plan, including rational for the project, project objectives, and the planned activities as well as identify stakeholders and potential risks.
1. Introduction (300 words, 4 Marks)
Give a brief introduction to your region, including the geography, population profile and 3 key specific health care needs (Use the information that you collected in assessment 1).
2. Service delivery gaps and rational (300 words, 8 marks)
Identify the gaps in the health services in your region that would prevent the improvement of the health status of your community. Give a brief introduction to the Health Care Home (HCH) and explain how the HCH model could meet the health needs of your region?
3. Objectives (3 Marks)
Outline 3 SMART objectives for your Health Care Home specific to your region
4. Planned activities, Including key milestones (8 Marks)
Planned Activities Key Milestones
5. Project Timeline (3 Marks)
6. Key Stakeholders ( 8 Marks)
Identify 4 Key Stakeholders for the Health Care Home and comment on their level of influence on the project
Stakeholder Level of influence
High Moderate Low
7. Risk Management (6 Marks)
Identify and explain 3 potential risks to your project and the Key Stakeholders you would need to engage in order to manage the risk.
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