Read the article below and watch the attached videos then answer the questions below
|Video 1: Obamacare and October 1st: Healthcare Triage #1||Video 2: Is Obamacare Working? The Affordable Care Act Five Years Later|
|Bauer, J (2010). Nurse practitioners as an underutilized resource for health reform: Evidence-based demonstrations of cost-effectiveness. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners 22 (2010) 228–231. doi:10.1111/j.1745-7599.2010.00498.x|
- Briefly explain how the ACA works and compare it to US healthcare before it’s inception. Are things better? Worse?
- Has the ACA improved overall health in the US? Has it done what it was set out to accomplish?
- Compare and contrast the ACA to the Healthcare systems in Canada, the UK and Australia
- Explain how the APRN role fits into affordable care. Is it good for NP’s, for patient’s, for other types of care providers.