Records, Terminations etc

Records, Terminations etc

Description

 

 

Week 9 Assignment – Records, Termination, and Succession

Overview

ONE OF THE MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES OF HR IS TO, OF COURSE, MANAGE HUMAN CAPITAL. THIS CONTINUES AFTER EMPLOYEE HIRING AND CONTINUES THROUGH TERMINATION AND SUCCESSION. HAVING EFFECTIVE POLICIES IN PLACE THAT DEFINE THESE, AND OTHER FUNCTIONS IN BETWEEN, IS CRITICAL TO AN ORGANIZATION’S COMMITMENT TO ETHICAL, LEGAL, FAIR, AND EFFICIENT OPERATING PRACTICES. IN THIS ASSIGNMENT, YOU ARE ASKED TO SHARE BEST PRACTICES OR POLICIES ON THESE TOPICS DURING A SERIES OF BROWN BAG SESSIONS (THESE ARE INFORMAL LUNCH TIME PRESENTATIONS).

Scenario

IMAGINE THAT HR LEADERSHIP IS BUSY INTEGRATING THE HR TEAMS FROM BOTH HOSPITALS AND THEY WANT TO MAKE SURE DEPARTMENT MEMBERS ARE OPERATING IN CONCERT WITH ONE ANOTHER ON A RANGE OF TOPICS. OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL WEEKS, LEADERSHIP PLANS TO HAVE YOU CONDUCT THREE BROWN BAG SESSIONS (INFORMAL LUNCH-TIME PRESENTATIONS) THAT EXAMINE THE TOPICS OF RECORD KEEPING, ETHICS AND LAW, AND SUCCESSION PLANNING. THEY HAVE ASKED YOU TO WRITE AN EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE CONTENT PLANNED FOR EACH SESSION IN ADVANCE.

Session Descriptions:

Session 1: Maintaining Accurate Employee Records—In this session, you identify, and elaborate upon, four reasons for maintaining accurate and objective employee records.

Session 2: Ethical and Legal Termination—In this session, you examine the legal and ethical aspects of selecting and terminating an employee out of a group of people with similar performance, behaviors, and jobs as a part of a broad-ranging cost saving initiative. Employee differences:

  • One has a disability.
  • One is paid significantly more than others.

One is 60 years of age and older than the others.

  • One is planning on soon taking an extended family leave
  • Session 3: Succession Planning—In this session, you recommend a process to identify and groom an internal candidate to move into a senior-level leadership position in a health care organization such as CEO, COO, and CFO.
  • Instructions
  • Consider the scenario above and imagine that your audience is a group of department managers. Write an executive summary that introduces the topics in an introductory paragraph and then describes the content to be delivered in each of the three sessions in detail. Each session description should be two pages in length (six total pages plus cover page).
  • Your work will be measured against the following criteria:

IDENTIFY, AND ELABORATE UPON, FOUR REASONS FOR MAINTAINING ACCURATE AND OBJECTIVE EMPLOYEE RECORDS.

Analyze the legal implications or requirements of a termination decision. (Make sure to reference specific statutes or laws that govern this area of employment law.)

Analyze the ethical facets of a termination decision. (Make sure to reference an ethical framework to support your assertions or positions.)

Recommend and justify a process to identify and groom a candidate for a senior-level position

  Excellent Good Fair Poor
Main Posting 45 (45%) – 50 (50%)

Answers all parts of the discussion question(s) expectations with reflective critical analysis and synthesis of knowledge gained from the course readings for the module and current credible sources.

 

Supported by at least three current, credible sources.

 

Written clearly and concisely with no grammatical or spelling errors and fully adheres to current APA manual writing rules and style.

40 (40%) – 44 (44%)

Responds to the discussion question(s) and is reflective with critical analysis and synthesis of knowledge gained from the course readings for the module.

 

At least 75% of post has exceptional depth and breadth.

 

Supported by at least three credible sources.

 

Written clearly and concisely with one or no grammatical or spelling errors and fully adheres to current APA manual writing rules and style.

35 (35%) – 39 (39%)

Responds to some of the discussion question(s).

 

One or two criteria are not addressed or are superficially addressed.

 

Is somewhat lacking reflection and critical analysis and synthesis.

 

Somewhat represents knowledge gained from the course readings for the module.

 

Post is cited with two credible sources.

 

Written somewhat concisely; may contain more than two spelling or grammatical errors.

 

Contains some APA formatting errors.

0 (0%) – 34 (34%)

Does not respond to the discussion question(s) adequately.

 

Lacks depth or superficially addresses criteria.

 

Lacks reflection and critical analysis and synthesis.

 

Does not represent knowledge gained from the course readings for the module.

 

Contains only one or no credible sources.

 

Not written clearly or concisely.

 

Contains more than two spelling or grammatical errors.

 

Does not adhere to current APA manual writing rules and style.

Main Post: Timeliness 10 (10%) – 10 (10%)

Posts main post by day 3.

0 (0%) – 0 (0%) 0 (0%) – 0 (0%) 0 (0%) – 0 (0%)

Does not post by day 3.

First Response 17 (17%) – 18 (18%)

Response exhibits synthesis, critical thinking, and application to practice settings.

 

Responds fully to questions posed by faculty.

 

Provides clear, concise opinions and ideas that are supported by at least two scholarly sources.

 

Demonstrates synthesis and understanding of learning objectives.

 

Communication is professional and respectful to colleagues.

 

Responses to faculty questions are fully answered, if posed.

 

Response is effectively written in standard, edited English.

15 (15%) – 16 (16%)

Response exhibits critical thinking and application to practice settings.

 

Communication is professional and respectful to colleagues.

 

Responses to faculty questions are answered, if posed.

 

Provides clear, concise opinions and ideas that are supported by two or more credible sources.

 

Response is effectively written in standard, edited English.

13 (13%) – 14 (14%)

Response is on topic and may have some depth.

 

Responses posted in the discussion may lack effective professional communication.

 

Responses to faculty questions are somewhat answered, if posed.

 

Response may lack clear, concise opinions and ideas, and a few or no credible sources are cited.

0 (0%) – 12 (12%)

Response may not be on topic and lacks depth.

 

Responses posted in the discussion lack effective professional communication.

 

Responses to faculty questions are missing.

 

No credible sources are cited.

Second Response 16 (16%) – 17 (17%)

Response exhibits synthesis, critical thinking, and application to practice settings.

 

Responds fully to questions posed by faculty.

 

Provides clear, concise opinions and ideas that are supported by at least two scholarly sources.

 

Demonstrates synthesis and understanding of learning objectives.

 

Communication is professional and respectful to colleagues.

 

Responses to faculty questions are fully answered, if posed.

 

Response is effectively written in standard, edited English.

14 (14%) – 15 (15%)

Response exhibits critical thinking and application to practice settings.

 

Communication is professional and respectful to colleagues.

 

Responses to faculty questions are answered, if posed.

 

Provides clear, concise opinions and ideas that are supported by two or more credible sources.

 

Response is effectively written in standard, edited English.

12 (12%) – 13 (13%)

Response is on topic and may have some depth.

 

Responses posted in the discussion may lack effective professional communication.

 

Responses to faculty questions are somewhat answered, if posed.

 

Response may lack clear, concise opinions and ideas, and a few or no credible sources are cited.

0 (0%) – 11 (11%)

Response may not be on topic and lacks depth.

 

Responses posted in the discussion lack effective professional communication.

 

Responses to faculty questions are missing.

 

No credible sources are cited.

Participation 5 (5%) – 5 (5%)

Meets requirements for participation by posting on three different days.

0 (0%) – 0 (0%) 0 (0%) – 0 (0%) 0 (0%) – 0 (0%)

Does not meet requirements for participation by posting on 3 different days.

Total Points: 100