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The paper analysis the healthcare situation in New York via reviews of data on the quality of community health centers. It outlines the effects of the latest policies and federal health reforms on health care quality. The paper offers a succinct conclusion that reveals the current quality of health care in the selected state.
The state health policies that the government has implemented on health reforms have also had a great impact on the quality of the healthcare facilities in the nation as a whole and particularly in the state of New York are very noticeable (James & Gerald, 2010). The act stated that there would be massive restructuring of the various facilities that have deteriorated in quality over the years. This recommendation by the act to develop these facilities has reduced the capacity that was exerting pressure on the limited resources in the available hospitals.
The act also passed that to improve the quality of healthcare delivery, there would be employment of more health workers hence reducing the overload on the available few doctors and nurses and thus increase their efficiency and quality of service that they deliver to the people. In addition, the policy on the issue of health insurance is a major boost to the improvement of the health services (Rao, 2012). The policy which holds insurance industry responsible for what the subscribers pay for makes it easier for the community members to afford healthcare in even private healthcare centers. This reduces the overcrowding in the community based centers. Hence, with less population to serve the centers have a chance, to improve the quality of the kind of service they offer. Also, the community is able to achieve the kind of service they deserve from the care centers.
The impact of the reform brought about by the state policy on provision of affordable and quality health care, is one policy that has positively influenced the department of health in providing quality health services. Under this act, the part on providing effective workforce and developing and adopting infrastructure directly changes the quality of the community based health centers (Rao, 2012). The act proposes that by establishing quality health services infrastructure and technologies, the type of service that the institution will give to the people will be improved.
The act also focuses on adoption of training initiatives and schools for training medical practitioners so as to help improve the service the people receive…[continue]
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