dq1 and dq2 posts for discussion board 1

write 250 words for each post (500 words total)

ADD ONLY REFERENCES FROM THE ATTACHED DOCUMENT!

NO PLAGIARISM ALLOWED!

.DQ1

Research the delivery, finance, management, and sustainability methods of the U.S. health care system. Evaluate the effectiveness of one or more of these areas on quality patient care and health outcomes. Propose a potential health care reform solution to improve effectiveness in the area you evaluated and predict the expected effect. Describe the effect of health care reform on the U.S. health care system and its respective stakeholders. Support your post with a peer-reviewed journal article.

DQ2

The Affordable Care Act was signed into law by President Barack Obama in March 2010. Many of the provisions of the law directly affect health care providers. Review the following topic materials:

  • “About the Affordable Care Act”
  • “Health Care Transformation: The Affordable Care Act and More”

What are the most important elements of the Affordable Care Act in relation to community and public health? What is the role of the nurse in implementing this law?

Objectives:

  • Apply screening and referral principles to nursing care of populations.
  • Examine the role of public health in addressing environmental issues.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of the U.S. health care system.
  • Examine how policy in the U.S. health care delivery system affects specific populations.
  • Examine the effects of health care reform on the U.S. health care system and its stakeholders.