To see how you will be graded, and to get an idea of how to write answers that will receive a good grade, please refer to the study question grading rubric near the end of the syllabus.
- According to Chapter 14, how has passage of the Affordable Care Act affected the emphasis on delivering high-quality care to patients?
- As healthcare funding moves increasingly to a focus on high-value care in future years, how might measurement and reporting of quality and safety processes and outcomes change?
- Discuss how the mandate to submit quality and safety data to insurance payers might affect a physician office.
- What would be the potential positive impacts on the office and on the patients it serves?
- What would be the potential negative impacts?