Discuss the current state of managed care in the U.S. health care system.

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Assignment Overview:

-A few years ago, some opined that managed care was either dead or nearly dead. Years later, managed care seems stronger than ever, or is it? After reading the background information, conduct additional research and respond to the below questions.

Case Assignment:

Watch the following videos in preparation for this assignment:

TheMinaSara (2015). History of managed care. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SoExSvjPnh0

Hicks, D. & Nelson, N. (Presenter). (2016, October 19). Accreditation of health care . Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XDs7ccTQDs

Use what you learned from the videos, the module’s required readings, and your own research to answer the following questions in your paper.

  1. What is managed care and where did it come from?
  2. Discuss the current state of managed care in the U.S. health care system.
  3. Briefly explain some of the potential impact of health care reform initiatives on managed care in the U.S.

Length: Submit a 3- to 4-page paper, not including the cover page and the reference list.

Assignment Expectations Link: https://tlc.trident.edu/d2l/lor/viewer/view_private.d2l?ou=115988&loIdentId=3108