Back in the 1970s, Cabinet Secretary Joseph Califano said that someone from the government promising to help you is telling a classic lie. Or is it?
Did the federal government get it right with Medicare in the 1960s? Why did it not go further? Why limit this program to the elderly? The question under discussion here is whether something like Medicare could be extended into a larger program that offers more services and covers a wider range of age groups.
View the Unit 4 Board of Directors Meeting and take the views of the Board of Directors into account when thinking about the topic.
So what do you think? Could something like Medicare be extended into a larger program that offers more services and covers a wider range of age groups?
Create a 1 page essay in APA Format. Use a minimum of 2 sources in which will be provided for you. Be sure to include in-text citations.
Use the following sources in your references: Shi, L. (2017). Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, 4th Edition. pp. (317-340). Sultz, H.A., and Young, K.M. “Health Care USA: Understanding Its Organization and Delivery, Sixth Edition.” Jones and Bartlett Publishers, LLC., 2008.
Be sure to add more sources if needed. Use information in transcript to incorporate views from the Board of Directors.