Statistics for Health care Professionals
Week 1 Assignment
Application of Statistics in Health Care
Statistical application and the interpretation of data is
important in health care. Review the statistical concepts covered in this
topic. In a 750-1,000 word paper, discuss the significance of statistical
application in health care. Include the following:
Describe the application of statistics in health care.
Specifically discuss its significance to quality, safety, health promotion, and
Consider your organization or specialty area and how you
utilize statistical knowledge. Discuss how you obtain statistical data, how
statistical knowledge is used in day-to-day operations and how you apply it or
use it in decision making.
Three peer-reviewed, scholarly or professional references
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in
the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not
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prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for
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