Affordable Care Act Users Guide for Nurses - page 5
Sentiments run high regarding the Affordable care Act, but whether one supports the new law or believes it to be a case of government over-reach, the fact is that the ACA is now the law and as nurses... Read More
Jan 6, '14Quote from SC_RNDudeYup, they do.... these facts.. seem to contradict each other...
Jan 6, '14Quote from SunflowerinscWe're not insurance brokers or legislators, and others in healthcare have a much more appropriate role for this task.A nurse is obligated to explain the ACA to my patient??? I've not seen that in my plan of care.
Jan 6, '14Quote from RN-CardiacCorrect.... insurance coverage is not my business... I am there to give the best care I can...
Bedside / clinical nursing have different foci than Social Services, insurance peddlers, healthcare attorneys, and legislators.
Jan 8, '14Politics aside, I really do like that people--especially children--with pre-existing conditions can get coverage now. From a logical and compassionate point of view, it seems like a no-brainer...from a political and economic view, maybe not, but I support more care for patients that actually need it.