HA4120D – Management of Continuum Care Services 

HA4120D – Management of Continuum Care Services

Assignment 09: Federal and State Policies

Prepare a 3 page cite 3-4 reliable sources that addresses the following:

• Regarding specific populations of patients utilizing long-term care (e.g. elderly, disabled), research and discuss the roles of federal and state governmental regulations on long-term care.

• Detail the impact of public policy on the financing of health care.

• Identify the affect of accreditation and certification on ensuring quality care of patients (JCAHO, OBRA, CARF).

• Detail licensure of individuals and how that affects quality of care.

• Summarize principles that should guide long-term care policy making.