CM621-0804A-01 Ethics, Policy, and Law in Health Care Management Phase 3 Discussion Board

Deliverable Length: 3-4 paragraphs

Details: The Director of Quality Improvement and Risk Management has asked you to prepare a discussion on the ethical and legal considerations of selective contracting with providers. Discuss the issues involved in limiting both patients choices for providers and providers involvement in health plans. To what extent will proposed legislation adequately protect patients and providers? Cite your references, using APA guidelines.

Points Possible: 50

Date Due: Friday, Oct 31, 2008 by 12am eastern time

Objective: Develop sound health care decisions based on legal, ethical, and policy guidelines.

Instructor Comments:
Discuss managed care Issues for both patients and providers.
Explain proposed legislation relating to managed care.