HSM544 Week 7 Discussion (dq1+dq2) (July 2019)

HSM 544 Health Policy & Economics

Week 7 Discussion

DQ1 NATIONAL SYSTEMS OF HEALTHCARE

How do you describe a developed nation’s system of healthcare? Your description should provide (only) one positive and one negative quality about that system. Connect both of these qualities to either cost, quality, or access.

DQ2 NATIONAL HEALTHCARE IN THE UNITED STATES

Provide an example of at least one obstacle to implementing national healthcare in the United States and how you would overcome it. In your response, explain if your suggestion is part of the “repeal and replace” promise by President Trump in reference to the Affordable Care Act.