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Describe how you are impacted by the Accountable Care Organizations as a healthcare provider. How does this affect the patient?
Assignment Description: This assignment will be at least 1000 words or more
This week you will reflect upon accountability in healthcare to answer the following questions:
- How can you play your part in accountability?
- Briefly define the Accountability Care Organization
- What challenges do we face?
- How do you see the role of the healthcare worker changing as a result of these challenges?
Assignment Expectations: How will students be successful?
- 1000-1250 words (4-5 pages); answers must thoroughly address the questions in a clear, concise manner
- Include a title page and reference page in APA style
- Two scholarly references are required; you should include the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions
- Save your assignment as a Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), Open Office (.odt) or rich text format (.rtf) file type
- File name:
- Name your saved file according to your last name, first initial and the week (for example, “jonesb.week1”)
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