1. Discuss the intent of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (health care reform) of 2010. What does this policy tell us about who is responsible for ensuring that all Americans have access to health care? What are the moral implications of this policy and what are some of the historical precedents for the policy? Specifically, examine both the proponents and opponents of previous attempts at national health care. Finally, compare the historical support and opposition to current perspectives that support and oppose this legislation.Discuss your responses in terms of (a) historical precedent, (b) what others have said about the issues, and (c) your personal opinions.
Write a 5 page (not including title page and reference page) paper to answer the question. APA format should be followed. Discuss your responses in terms of (a) historical precedent, (b) what others have said about the issues, and (c) your personal opinions.
To answer the question you will need to conduct some research to gather information on the topic. You may reference your textbook but be sure to include other sources as well. There should be at least 5 outside (peer-reviewed articles and books) sources.