Describe essential functions and activities related to the business of healthcare, such as budgeting, marketing, program planning, and staffing. Describe the evolution of the health care industry and its implications for providers, consumers, and third-party payers. Discuss important legislative and regulatory constraints in healthcare. Explain the salient characteristics of various types of provider organizations, including mission, program goals and objectives, management structure, staffing requirements, and policies and procedures. Research emerging trends in healthcare, formulate solutions to current issues, and forecast future directions in the healthcare field. The future of Healing Hands Hospital is looking bright thanks to the work of the task force. Mr. Magone is excited about the information you have presented about the changes in payment structures, competitors, and potential to merge; successful preparation for an accreditation visit; and emerging technologies. With these in mind, he has asked you to put together a brief paper summarizing a short-term plan for the hospital. Describe 3 goals for changing the organization in terms of either payment structure, technology, potential mergers, or quality improvement. Discuss the staffing needs to meet the change goals. Explain the overall impact of the change goals on the future of Healing Hands Hospital.