Topic 4 DQ 2The most important elements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in relation to community and public health are: Improving health-care quality, efficiency and accountability. The ACA is for the millions of Americans who are uninsured and the people who are insured too. This act is implemented from January 2014 to improve the community and public’s health via improving health care quality, efficiency and accountability of health professionals, hiring more health professional especially nurses to deliver efficient and quality care (Potempa, 2013).Making primary health care more accessible to medically underserved populations: The act invests in a major expansion of community health care centers to make accessible for medically underserved population on rural areas with sufficient health care providers.Improving the public’s health and training health professional: Improving public’s healthby providing affordable insurance, investing in community or primary health care for
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