Article Name: HHS finds social risk factors affect patient outcomes and provider performance
In this article published by Elizabeth Whitman in Modern Healthcare, certain social risk
factors are assessed in relation to outcomes of healthcare quality measur
Is health care a commodity or a social good? Discuss how the Affordable Care Act supports
either version of your view of health care as a commodity or a social good.
When thinking about how to answer this question, it brought about even more questions in
Discuss four items in the ACA that serve to improve quality in health care.
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) was developed to provide wider health coverage and reduce the number
of uninsured as its major goal. The following items are examples of the many ave
Please discuss two recent transactions by organizations responding to the need for value based health
delivery. You may discuss any transactions in PAYER sectors.
There has been a growing interest in the use of financial incentives to encourage improvemen
Considering the changing healthcare climate that we live in today, is the cost of patient
centered medical homes easily justifiable? Overall, do they yield more benefits than the
initial cost required? Why or Why not?
The patient-centered medical home (PC
Discuss how impending workforce shortages in the healthcare industry can be mitigated
in the near future. Provide specific examples and your plan for addressing identified key
It is a fact that the health care industry is in the midst of a work