Medicaid Expansion by Reducing Uncompensated Care Expenses
***Select an actual hospital and explain why uncompensated care (UC) is such a large problem for this type of facility.
***Why do some experts worry that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) may not mitigate the problem of UC at these facilities?
Behera, S. (2015). Uncompensated care: Weighing private option boost, Medicare cuts. Arkansas Business, 32(31), 1.
News CAP: Medicaid expansion may reduce uncompensated care costs for hospitals. (2016). AJN, American Journal of Nursing, 116(9), 15-15. doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000494677. 92970.ce
To support your work, use your course and textbook readings and also use the South University Online Library. As in all assignments, cite your sources in your work and provide references for the citations in APA format.
Your initial posting should be addressed at 300-500 words.
- Behera is the author of this article (2015). Uncompensated care: Medicare cutbacks and a boost to the private option are being considered. Arkansas Business, 32(31), 1.
Hospitals may benefit from Medicaid expansion by reducing uncompensated care expenses. (2016). 1097/01.NAJ.0000494677. doe: 10.1097/01.NAJ.116.9.15-15, American Journal of Nursing.
Your course and textbook readings and the South University Online Library may help you with your research. Cite your sources and offer APA-formatted citations in your work, as in all assignments.
The length of your first post should be between 300 and 500 words.