How has the US government's
continued expansion as a third-party payer influenced the cost of health
services? Do you feel entitlement programs and reimbursement have exacerbated
the financial crisis in the nation's healthcare delivery system? Why or why not?
Will the measures contained in the PPACA mitigate the escalating healthcare
costs? Respond by fully explaining whether it will or will not. Are there other
contributing factors to achieving or not achieving this goal?