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    Military, Veterans & Private Health

    Please describe some major differences in health policy between the Military Health System, the Veterans Health Administration, and the private sector. Give an example of how policies in one system might influence policy making in another system. What are some criteria for answering the question, "is the issue significant enough

    Impact of Illegal Immigrants on Health Care

    In need of three reasonable solutions on the impact of illegal immigrants on health care in the U.S. Include the pros and cons of each possible solution. Supplemented with two related articles.

    Access to Health Care

    I am taking a class on Understanding Health Policy (a clinical approach). My assignment is to do a 5 page paper on Access to Health Care as it relates to the uninsured and underserved population and their ability to pay for health care services, the availability of health care personnel and facilities that are close to where peo

    Health Care Costs in U.S.

    What is national health care costs in relation to the stakeholders, consumer, and government? What are the issues that consumers have with rising health costs, its financial impact on health care stakeholders and consumers, and how has the government has attempted to control these costs.?

    Medical records access is emphasized.

    As an employee of the hospital, one day you noticed two nurses laughing as they were reading something off of a computer screen. The nurses had looked up information on a patient who entered the emergency room a couple of weeks ago. They were discussing it and one of the nurses was in the process of printing out this information

    Health Insurance Privacy and Portability Act

    As an employee of the hospital one day you noticed two nurses laughing as they were reading something off of a computer screen. You inquired as to what they were laughing at and they proceeded to show you what they were reading. The nurses had looked up information on a rather unique incident of a patient who entered the emergen

    Health Policy and Legislation in Medicare

    In November 2003, the U.S. congress passed a controversial health policy bill that president George W. Bush signed into law. The new legislation makes the most far-reaching changes to medicare since the program was created in 1965. Please address the following questions: Why were changes to medicare deemed necessary? What

    Uninsured Population in America

    Please help me with the following questions: What has been happening with health insurance premium costs in relationship to workers earnings? What are the average premium costs for covered workers and how much of those cost did high and low income workers have to pay? What actions have the states been taking in attem

    Questions on The Uninsured Population in America

    What is the latest estimate of the number of uninsured in te U.S. and what accouts for the differences between adults and children? Why are the over age 65 population generaly not included in the number of uninsured? What are the major barriers to health care that are the result of not having insurance and what type of age

    Finacial Planning - Older Adults

    There is a lot of media attention presently in regards to the concerns of social security and medicare and the aging population. One thing I dont see is advice or helpful sites that can help prepare them and even younger people towards retirement. From what I see many older adults fail to foresee that an illness or disability