Affordable Care Act

P​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‌‌‍​ost an explanation for how you think the cost-benefit analysis in terms of legislators being reelected affected efforts to repeal/replace the ACA. Then, explain how analyses of the voters views may affect decisions by legislative leaders in recommend​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‌‌‍​ing or positioning national policies (e.g., Congress’ decisions impacting Medicare or Medicaid). Remember, the number one job of a legislator is to be re-elected. Please check your discussion grading rubric to ensure your responses meet the criteria​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‌‌‍​.

Sample Solution

patient protection and affordable care act that went into effect in 2014

Discussion Prompt 1

Identify three components of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that went in” rel=”nofollow”>into effect in” rel=”nofollow”>in 2014 and discuss their impact or potential impact on the practice of nursin” rel=”nofollow”>ing and medicin” rel=”nofollow”>ine. Be specific as to what the provision states, who it affects, and the impact that it may have.

•Discussion Prompt 2

Describe a type of health care spendin” rel=”nofollow”>ing that you consider wasteful or services that you consider have little or no benefit. Explain” rel=”nofollow”>in why you fin” rel=”nofollow”>ind the spendin” rel=”nofollow”>ing wasteful, and if elimin” rel=”nofollow”>inated, what impact it may have on the American public