Do an internet search and find a recent developing news story that relates to a topic
on your course syllabus for this class. The story can be national or local. You should
not chose the same story as another student. Answer the following Questions
How did the SCOTUS justify upholding the Affordable Care Act? What are the
constitutional arguments against the Act?
List at least one specific example where citizens' cost of health care has gone up or
they have lost their previous coverage completely as
Review your journal from your week two Discussion Board assignment?
1. How did your story evolve each week?
2. Did your perspective change at all on the story? How?
3. Review the story of a classmate that you commented on in Unit 1. How has that
You are working in the medical records office at a local hospital, and you notice that
you run across some very disturbing information regarding the husband of your
next door neighbor. It seems that he was diagnosed with HIV (human
Read The Case of Janet K. and Epilepsy found on page 186.
1. Are there some medical or mental conditions that should prevent a person from
working in a hospital or other medical setting? If so, what are they?
2. What should have been done when Janets co-w
Write your own discussion board question for this week. (Your question must relate to
the material in the assigned reading for this unit.) Answer it thoroughly. You must
provide a discussion of at least one case or law to support your response.
Unit VIII Assignment
Nygren-Krug (2002) states that the attention towards humans right is growing
every day around the world but also having the World Health Organization (WHO) being
Medical charges are high as a result of the insurance monopolies over the healthcare
industry. Doctors must accept what insurance companies, Medicaid, and Medicare
will pay if they want that business. Insurance companies dictate what they will pay.
If a h