Instructions: APA format, 250 words for each discussion, and 2-3 journal/scholarly references within the last 5 years
Discussion Topic 5: Accountable Care Organizations Improve Quality of Care (DUE ON
How can the formation of Accountable Care Organizations improve quality of care and make providers more responsible for cost of care? Give an example of a study that has addressed coordination of care and has had documented success. Describe the study and its implications for care.
Discussion Topic 6: Model Implementation
Describe a model that you might use to introduce a policy change of your choosing other than what you will address in the upcoming assignment. Why is it relevant to this policy change? How would you implement that model?
Discussion Topic 7: Regulating Professional Practice
Compare the roles of state board of nursing with the role of professional organizations in regulating professional practice. What are the major methods of credentialing? List the benefits and weaknesses of each method from the standpoint of protecting the public and the protection of the professional scope of practice.