CS204 Week 4 Discussion

Week 4

· Explain “The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)”.  Do you agree or disagree with
President Obama signing this act into law? 

· Discuss the major types of medical insurance plans:  indemnity, managed care, Medicare, Medicaid, and Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs).

· Explain the steps for new patient registration and tell why it can be a complicated process.

The book says, “Every member of the healthcare team has a responsibility to contribute to the overall accuracy and completeness of the patient record”.  Do you agree or disagree?  Defend your answer.