In a paper of 500-1,000 words (not including title page and references), describe the relationship between health care cost and quality. Address the following:
- Select one public agency and one private agency and differentiate their roles and major activities in addressing cost and quality in health care.
- Analyze current and projected initiatives to improve quality while simultaneously controlling costs. Describe any unintended consequences.
- Synthesize implications for staff nurses and advanced practice nurses, including evidence-based practice, relative to cost and quality.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
Include at least two peer-reviewed references.