Discuss the history of private health insurance and manage care and how it involved into a healthcare industry.  

This week you will reflect upon accountability in healthcare finance to address the following:

  • Discuss the history of private health insurance and manage care and how it involved into a healthcare industry.
  • Identify the key federal laws that protect individuals who are enrolled in private insurance.
  • Briefly discuss consumer-driven healthcare and the empowerment of the healthcare consumer.
  • Explore the opportunities which have emerged for nurses within the private insurance market.