write 400–600 words that respond to the
following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. Be
substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
Public and private health insurance plays a very significant role in
the delivery and funding or reimbursement of health care services,
making it very important that all health care professionals understand,
at a minimum, the basics of health insurance. For this assignment, you
are required to discuss the following:
Provide a definition of both private and public health
insurance, and discuss the differences between private and public health
Choose 1 public health insurance program (e.g.,
Medicare, Medicaid, or Children’s Health Insurance Program), and discuss
the basics of that program and the financial impact it has had on
health care delivery in the United States.