Discussion Post #1
Government-sponsored healthcare programs
In this Discussion, review the following concepts pertaining to government-sponsored healthcare programs: The various levels of government administer several health plans for various populations as mandated by laws and regulations.
- How was the PACE venture designed to enhance the quality of life for the frail elderly population?
- What is your opinion of services of the elderly population (pooling, wellness programs, immunizations,
Discussion Post #2
In this Discussion, review the following concepts pertaining to managed care plans: The purpose of managed care is to provide affordable, high-quality healthcare. Managed care systematically merges clinical, financial, and administrative processes to manage access, cost, and quality of healthcare.
- Describe three types of cost controls used by MCOs.
- Describe how you would control healthcare costs.