Key Features Of The Affordable Care Act

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A health care system is the organizational structure in which health care is delivered to a population. (Maurer-Smith, p. 55). The United States has an ever changing health care system. Right now it is in the midst of dramatic changes. The Affordable Care Act was enacted in 2010 and has faced and is still facing opposition. Currently the country is experiencing dissatisfaction with health care delivery. (Maurer-Smith, p. 55).
Key features of the U.S. health care system include decentralized governance, laissez-faire philosophy, and abundant economic resources. With decentralization, local communities, the states and the federal government all share the responsibilities for the regulation and provision of services to the population;

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