"it's all about HIM": Health insurance marketplaces on the eve of full implementation of the affordable care act and the conditions for their success
Learning Areas:Administration, management, leadership
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related public policy
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Define how health insurance will function under different HIM configurations; Identify conditions for HIM success; Design a conceptual framework for assessing variation among the states in HIM desing;
Keyword(s): Health Insurance, Health Reform
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: For over 30 years I have taught and researched issues of health policy. Recently, I have delivered conference papers & published a peer-reviewed article in JHCPU on the Affordable Care Act. I was an RWJ Faculty Fellow in Health Care Finance at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions in 1985-86. I have written extensively on issues of health care financing and on planning, including a piece in New England Journal on tax expenditures for health insurandce.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.