An evaluation of the chronic care model, national prevention strategy and healthy people 2020 goals to reduce health disparities among older americans thru the patient protection and affordable care act
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related public policy
Demonstrate how the combined effort of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), Chronic Care Model (CCM), National Prevention Strategy (NPS) and Healthy People 2020 (HP2020) goals would reduce disparities in care of older Americans. Discuss how the National Prevention Strategy (NPS) would improve the quality of public health thru the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). Describe how the CCM would promote quality of life and optimum health for older adults with chronic conditions thru the PPACA.
Keyword(s): Health Disparities, Aging
Organization/institution whose products or services will be discussed: N/A
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: With a Masters degree in public health (2010) concentrated on international health, I am a doctoral candidate at New York Medical College (Health Policy and Management). I am also mentored and supervised by Dr. Deborah Viola, PhD, Associate Professor and Associate Director of the Doctoral Program. My research interests include health disparities, the disabled population, the aging (older adults) population, maternal and child health, health policy and cancer research.
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.