The health care reform, health and medical assignment help

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Case Assignment

The health care reform debate is not a new one. The plan for a national system was a Hillary Clinton platform when she was First Lady. The notion lost steam and was placed on the back shelf until the election of President Obama. During President Obama's presidency, the debate for the need of a national plan has heated up considerably. It is incumbent on us all to become as informed about health care reform as possible because it affects us, our family, and loved ones.

  1. List and briefly describe 3 of the recommendations for health care reform from experts, interest groups, etc.
  2. Discuss how the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) fits (or does not fit) with the recommendations.

Length: Submit a 3-page paper

Required Reading

Auerbach, J. (2015). Creating incentives to move upstream: Developing a diversified portfolio of population health measures within payment and health care reform. American Journal of Public Health, 105(3), 427-431.

Geisel, J. (2015). Health care reform law's auto-enrollment rule repealed. Business Insurance, 49(23), 3.

Ogundipe, B., Alam, F., Gazula, L., Olagbemiro, Y., Osiezagha, K., Bailey, R., & Richie, W., (2015). Remaking the American health care system: A positive reflection on the Affordable Care Act with emphasis on mental health care. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 26(1), 49-61.

Pai, R.K., Kennedy, M., & Hahn, P. (2016). Health care reform—12 steps to recovery. Physician Leadership Journal, 3(3), 52-54.

Perez, K. (2016). Healthcare reform and the presidential election campaign. Healthcare Financial Management, 70(4), 102-103.

Presidential candidate's comments on Medicare reform spark debate. (2015, July 28). Washington: The Advisory Board Company.

Reiboldt, M. (2016). Presidential election and healthcare policy: The last time we discuss this (for a while, at least). The Journal of Medical Practice Management: MPM, 31(5), 261-262.

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Medical Reforms




Health care reforms are not a new thing in the United States and have since been there from the
time the United States government was enacted, (Auerbach, J. 2015). It has always been there
but has been being handled differently by different regimes. Some of the proposal by experts on
medical reforms includes.
Patient Bill of Rights
The healthcare reforms experts were first of all concern about the patient say as far as their
health is concerned. The reforms suggested that the patient had the right to be informed about
their condition and be involved in all the processes of curing them, (Auerbach, J. 2015). The
doctor or the health care practitioner is supposed to give the patient their history of what might
have caused the condition and how to avoid it becoming worse, what medication they are taking
and suggesting alternatives. If the patient is to undergo surgery what options they have, that is if
they don’t undergo the procedure what are the consequences they are likely to suffer. The patient
bill of right gives the patient power to question the kind of health care they are been given. The
patient is able to suggest the kind of medicine they want and choose them over the alternative
that has been proposed to them. The Patient Protection and Affor...

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