What are the current trends in healthcare and why?
From this week readings in your discussion thread, please respond to each of the
following questions. (Each question worth 10 points)
1. What are the current trends in healthcare and why?
2. Why do you think the Corporate Practice of Medicine exists? What specific concerns is it trying to address?
3. Why should medical doctors be prohibited from practicing as professional corporations, but other types of health care providers, like chiropractors and dentists are not prohibited from doing so?
4. Why do you think non-physicians, with limited exceptions, are not allowed to jointly
own a medical practice with physicians?
5. How important to the provision of healthcare do you think nonprofit organizations are and why?