Learning Goal: I’m working on a nursing writing question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.
- QUESTION 1
REVIEW HEALTHCARE.GOV REGARDING THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT. ACA
Explore the summary of the ACA provided by Healthcare.gov.
Create a chart that summarizes each of the managed care models as well as the socialized medicine health care model.
Include the following elements in the chart:
- Include a row in the chart that illustrates how each of the models is incorporated into the ACA.
- In a 3 – 5 page paper (APA format), not including the title page or reference page, synthesize your findings and explain if you feel the ACA is a model of socialized medicine. Identify why or why not.
- In addition, address the effect on providers, payers, and patients should the ACA be repealed and repealed and replaced with a yet-to-be-determined replacement.
- You must have at least two scholarly references in addition to the textbook.
- QUESTION 2. You are the case manager in an acute care hospital caring for a 24-year-old patient who has suffered a fractured neck and has become a quadriplegic.
- Specify the differences in payment and treatment options for the patient if he was covered by insurance (managed plan), or if there was a third-party liability, fee for service, Medicare, or Medicaid. Include the following items in your discussion:
- Discuss any inclusions or exclusions for each.
- Discuss which managed care plan you think would provide the best service in this situation.
- Defend your answer if your peers have a different opinion.