Learning Plan 1
LP1 Assignment: Impact Paper
The paper is due at the end of this learning plan. The paper should be 2 to 3 pages in length.
The assignment assesses competency 1. Identify the various types of managed care plans.
Directions: Write a 2 to 3 page paper concerning the impact the development of MCOs has had on the doctor-patient relationship.
- List issues that have impacted the doctor-patient relationship due to the development of MCOs and the change in what the MCO expects from a doctor.
- After listing the issues, discuss the positives and/or negatives of each.
- From your text readings and research through the virtual library, etc., do you believe that the doctor-patient relationship has been affected more positively or negatively?
- Cite references to back your writings.
- APA Style format
Criteria 1. Paper lists issues that have impacted the doctor-patient relationship due to development of MCOs. 2. Paper discusses the positives and negatives of the issues. 3. Student gives opinion regarding doctor-patient relationship. 4. Paper cites references if/when appropriate. 5. Paper exhibits correct and appropriate grammar, punctuation, spelling, syntax, and word usage.