POLICY AND ADVOCY FOR IMPROVING POPULATION HEALTH
NOTE: 300 Words with 4 references-2 from resources below+ 2 others
Post an explanation for how you think the cost-benefit analysis in terms of legislators being reelected affected efforts to repeal/replace the ACA. Then, explain how analyses of the voters views may affect decisions by legislative leaders in recommending or positioning national policies (e.g., Congress’ decisions impacting Medicare or Medicaid). Remember, the number one job of a legislator is to be re-elected.
-Review the resources and reflect on efforts to repeal/replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
-Consider who benefits the most when policy is developed and in the context of policy implementation.
-Milstead, J. A., & Short, N. M. (2019). Health policy and politics: A nurse’s guide (6th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. (Chapter 3 pp. 37-56 & Chapter 10 pp 180-183)
-Taylor, D., Olshansky, E., Fugate-Woods, N., Johnson-Mallard, V., Safriet, B., J., & Hagan, T. (2017). Corrigendum to position statement. Political interference in sexual & reproductive healt research and health professional education. Nursing Outlook, 65(2), 346-350