The concept of value (improved benefits at lower costs) is important to those who finance healthcare, including private employers, the government, and managed care organizations. Value can be increased by improving quality, reducing cost, or both. Should the government be in a central position to issue physician practice guidelines based on cost efficiency? Why or why not?
2). How would you change and improve the U.S. healthcare system as it relates to health insurance?
After reading about the different types of managed care programs, review your own health insurance policies and determine which managed care program your plan uses. Are you satisfied with your plan? What would make it better? Try incorporating some of this information into your discussions