The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 brought about major changes in the way that American healthcare is financed—there were many changes in funding and many new requirements for hospitals and other providers to meet. We are all still living with the consequences of this Act. Outline the key provisions of this Act, and share your own view. Was the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 good for U.S. healthcare or not? Support your position on this legislation.
MHA5201 Unit V Assessment
Health insurance is a concept developed in the United States and now appearing in many other nations of the world. Its history and development is an interesting story. Briefly trace the history of health insurance in America, from the beginnings with Blue Cross up to the Managed Care era.
Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.