Nursing – Policy – Health Care Law
In a paper of 700+ words, describe the relationship between health care cost and quality. Address the following:
1. Select one public agency (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) and one private agency (The Joint Commission) and differentiate their roles and major activities in addressing cost and quality in health care.
2. Analyze current and projected initiatives to improve quality while simultaneously controlling costs. Describe any unintended consequences.
3. Synthesize implications for staff nurses and advanced practice nurses, including evidence-based practice, relative to cost and quality.
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