Please answer the following Discussion Question. Please be certain to answer the four questions on this week DQ and to provide a well-developed and complete answer to receive credit. Also, please ensure to have read the assigned chapters for the current week.
Case Study, Chapter 21, Health Care Reform: The Dismantling of the Affordable Care Act
As we entered 2018, millions of Americans still relied on Affordable Care Act(ACA) subsidies, health premiums were soaring, and provider choice was more limited than ever.There was, however, momentum for reform. Health care was identified as the country’s leading priority for Democrats (54%) and the second highest priority for Republicans (42%) at the close of 2017. A group of registered nurses debate the issue of health care reform
1. The nurses debate whether the country feels that health care reform is really necessary. Discuss reasons why reform is needed and what that reform should address.
2. What were the 10 essential benefits guaranteed by insurance plans in the ACA Health Care Marketplace?
3. What are the successes of the ACA?
4. What are the failures of the ACA?
Religion, Culture, and Nursing
Read chapter 13 of the class textbook and review the attached PowerPoint presentation, once done, please write an essay comparing and contrasting two spiritual or religious beliefs about sickness causation and health. Make sure that you include the following.
- Include the potential benefits of understanding spirituality too both health care providers and patients.
- What health issues maybe better addressed by a nursing care staff with knowledge about religious diversity?
As stated in the syllabus present your assignment in an APA format word document, Arial 12 font attached to the forum in the discussion tab of the blackboard titled “Week 13 discussion questions” and the SafeAssign exercise in the assignment tab of the blackboard(which is mandatory). A minimum of 3 evidence-based references besides the class textbook no older than 5 years must be used and quoted according to APA guidelines and must be from a gerontology journal. You must post two replies to any of your peers sustained with the proper references no older than 5 years in two different days to verify attendance and as well make sure the references are properly quoted and mention to whom you are replying to.