1. Examine the evolution of healthcare systems and its effect upon the delivery of healthcare
2. Analyze managed care principles that influence access, finance and delivery of healthcare
Write 500–700 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments.
will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates.
Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
Discuss 3 current trends and directions for health care delivery in the United States and the role that managed care has in shaping those 3 trends.
Besides managed care, what other forces have influenced these trends and directions?
Are these trends and directions moving health care delivery in a positive direction? Explain your response.