Healthcare Insurance in the United States Essay

1. IDENTIFY each of the major types of public third party payers and each of the major types of private third party payers.

2. What are the differences between Medicare and Medicaid?

3. DEFINE managed care and explain why managed care was created. Has it been effective in accomplishing its goals – why or why not?

4. Write a brief, 2 page summary on the ACA’s Medicaid expansion.

What was the reasoning behind the expansions? Did the Supreme Court find that section of the ACA legal? What were the requirements of the states who choose to expand? Did your state expand Medicaid? Do you believe your state made the right decision? Why or why not?

  • Research and provide data and evidence to back up your opinion.
  • Be substantial yet concise. (Quality over quantity).
  • Use proper grammar, check spelling and punctuation.
  • Cite all sources in the form of an APA formatted reference list at the end of your document.
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