NSG 6002 Week 5 Complete GCU
Week 5 Discussion
Discuss the changing landscape of the US health care system through the ACA and specific initiatives that have been funded, enacted and currently implemented to improve health care for all Americans
Week 5 Knowledge Check
Question 1 As an Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) who wants to lobby for state practice changes in modifying scope of practice. What specific resource would you use when communicating with your state legislators?
Question 1 options:
Institutes of Medicine 2010 Nursing Report
Federal Trade Commission Report 2014
National Governors Report 2013
Institutes of Medicine 2016 Report on Nursing
Question 2 The APN with interests in diversity, health care access and mental parity would access what specific agency for current resources as evidence to suggest improvements in community-based health care delivery?
Question 2 options:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
American Cancer Society
Agency for Health, Research and Policy
Question 3 Currently, 10,000 Baby Boomers are entering the Medicare system daily. The Affordable Care Act was designed to improve health care delivery through prevention and promotion programs. What initiative specifically focuses on the aging American?
Question 3 options:
Multiple Chronic Conditions
Shared Decision Making
Literacy Tool Kit
Question 4 What specific Federal entity determines the direction and funding for health care research, initiativeâ€™s and innovation in the United States?
Question 4 options:
World Health Organization
National Institutes of Health
US Department of Health and Human Services
None of the above
Question 5 The APN should focus care, education and practice based upon the 3-tenets of the Affordable Care Act â€“ these include:
Question 5 options:
Better Health, Better Quality and Use of Evidence
Better Care, Better Health and Increase in Care Access
Better Care, Better Health, Cost Effective Care
Better Health, Comprehensive Care and Inter-professional