Affordable Care Act

Module 8: Discussion Forum

Examine the Affordable Care Act (ACA) from a legal and ethical perspective pertaining to one aspect of the law affecting cost and cost containment efforts. Provide a case example and your rational to support your evaluation of whether the overall needs of the U.S. public are being met by the aspect of the law that is your focus.

The initial post must be substantive (250-300 words); use peer-reviewed, academic sources to support your statements with logic and argument; and cite all sources referenced. Post your initial response early and check back often to continue the discussion. Be sure to respond to at least two peers attached below and include a reference along with response must be 100- 130 words per response.

Required Textbook:

Pozgar, G. D. (2020). Legal and ethical issues for health professionals (5th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Publishers. ISBN-1: 9781284144185