Week 3: written assignment – patient protection and affordability act

find a research article (no older than 2009) related to the Patient Protection and Affordability Act. Use this opportunity to discuss physician practice behaviors related to managed healthcare and the future of managed care under healthcare reform.

Your written paper should be 750 words, double-spaced, and in APA style. At least three references are required for this assignment. Our primary text and the journal or website research article must be used as references to support your analysis. Include a link to the primary ACA article.

PLEASE FOLLOW ALL ABOVE INSTRUCTIONS

Introduction

• Name of the article. Problem being addressed. Problem statement for the article

Style, Grammar, Syntax

• Grammar, punctuation, mechanics, and usage are correct. • Readability is excellent, with strong attention to audience, appropriate tone and style, and good transitional language.

Article Review

• Selects article related to the Patient Protection and Affordability Act. • Content includes discussion of physician practice behaviors related to managed healthcare.

Conclusions & Recommendations

• Minimum of 3 references are used • Uses primary text, journals, and articles for reference of your analysis

Personal Assessment

• Demonstrates how the article contributes to the future of managed care under healthcare reform

Functionality

• Provides usable link to the provided article • Meets with 750 words, double-spaces, and APA style.