This assessment is aligned with the module objective “Develop the implementation of population-focused care
through the nursing process, collaboration, and interdisciplinary skills.” As part of the written assignment, you
will complete the following tasks:
Describe an Accountable Care organization and how it impacts population health.
Discuss the concept of ‘bundled care’ and the risks in which organizations participate in bundled payment.
Explain the benefits of showing pricing for care.
Minimum of four (4) total references: two (2) references from required course materials(CommunityPublic
Health Nursing Promoting the Health of Populations by Mary A). Nies Melanie McEwen and two (2) peer-reviewed references. All references must be no older than five years (unless making a specific point using a
seminal piece of information)
Peer-reviewed references include references from professional databases such as PubMed or CINHAL
applicable to population and practice area, along with evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Examples of
unacceptable references are Wikipedia, UpToDate, Epocrates, Medscape, WebMD, hospital organizations,
insurance recommendations, & secondary clinical databases