HSA 3111 - Week twelve - HEALTH POLICY - A PRIMER

HSA 3111 - Week twelve - HEALTH POLICY - A PRIMER - HEALTH...

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HEALTH POLICY – A PRIMER
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WHAT IS POLICY? A PLAN OR COURSE OF ACTION DESIGNED TO DEFINE ISSUES, INFLUENCE DECISION-MAKING, AND PROMOTE BROAD COMMUNITY ACTION.
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POLICY DEVELOPMENT IS THE PROCESS BY WHICH SOCIETY MAKES DECISIONS. SELECTS GOALS. HANDLES CONFLICTING VIEWS. DECIDES WHAT SHOULD BE DONE.
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PRIVATE POLICY CONSISTS OF A SERIES OF ACTIONS INTENDED TO PURSUADE PRIVATE SECTOR DECISION- MAKERS TO ADDRESS A LOCAL PROBLEM.
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PUBLIC POLICY IS A SET (POLICY) OF RULES THAT PEOPLE (THE PUBLIC) MUST ABIDE BY. LAWS, REGULATIONS, COURT ORDER, ETC.
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FEDERAL LAWS MOST FEDERAL HEALTH POLICY IS ESTABLISHED DURING THE BUDGET-MAKING PROCESS WHEN APPROPRIATIONS AND AUTHORIZATION FOR NEW AND EXISTING PROGRAMS ARE DEBATED
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STATE LAWS MANY STATE LAWS OF INTEREST TO COMMUNITY HEALTH ACTIVISTS ARE THOSE ENACTED TO PUT THE STATE IN COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL LAW.
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EXAMPLE MEDICAID MANAGED CARE LAWS OR LAWS WHICH CREATE A NEW STATE-BASED HEALTH PROGRAM.
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This note was uploaded on 07/18/2011 for the course HSA 3111 taught by Professor Lytle during the Fall '08 term at University of Florida.

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