Explain the flow of funds within an organization including private pay and third-party reimbursement.
Assignment Description: This assignment will be at least 1000 – 1250 words or more
This week you will reflect upon accountability in healthcare to answer the following questions:
- How can you prevent abuses and inefficiencies in third party payments?
- Briefly define the flow of funds in the Care Organization.
- What challenges do consumers face who are enrolled in private insurance?
- What methods can you use to empower the consumer?
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
Nickitas, D. M., Middaugh, D. J., & Aries, N. (2016). Policy and politics for nurses and other health professions (2nd ed.): Advocacy and action. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers. Chapters 12 & 13 (43 pages)
Katz, M. (2014). As needed for research.