Essay 1. Who are the major players in the US health services system? What are the positive and negative effects of the often conflicting self-interests of these players?


Essay 2. Discuss the main cultural beliefs and values in American society that have influenced health care delivery and how they have shaped the health care delivery system? We live in a capitalist economy and our health care delivery differs from those of other industrialized nations. Compare and contrast different systems (choose one or two). What are your values and beliefs as they relate to the heath care system (e.g., health services should be available to all regardless of the ability to pay; or everyone should have insurance; or you get what you pay for, etc.?

Healthcare 307 Essay 1 and 2