Review the following articles that outline potential issues with the Medicare and Medicaid program:
AARP. (2017). Medicare, Medicaid and ACA.
Beckers Healthcare. (2013, February 8). 18 recent Medicare, Medicaid issues.
Kaiser Health News. (2015, July 30). 5 challenges facing Medicaid at 50. Retrieved from the U.S. News & World
Having completed the course readings, you should now have a basic understanding of the role of Medicare and Medicaid. For the Module 4 Case Assignment, conduct additional research as needed and prepare a 3- to 4-page argumentative essay that addresses the following:
- Describe two current issues/challenges (based on scholarly literature) with the Medicare and Medicaid program and discuss the impact on health care delivery (2 issues/challenges per program; 4 issues/challenges total).
- Research and discuss both sides issues/challenges.
- Provide your opinion/argument, from a health care administrator perspective, on the current Medicaid and Medicare program with associated recommendations.
- Do not write in first person.