Describe an issue or problem in public health that could be addressed with a policy change, including:

Describe an issue or problem in public health that could be addressed with a policy change, including:

The primary public health problem that needs to be addressed is the continued rise in costs of healthcare due to high medical insurance fees across the country. The high medical insurance fees being….


Who or what is affected by the current state of affairs and in what way?

The current state of affairs affects taxpayers who depend on public health services. Such taxpayers are affected by the high fees being charged for each medical service they receive, making it unaffordable for them to acquire the services. There is an increased inability for those who are disadvantaged economically to access…


What needs to be done differently to improve the problem/issue?

A review of the current medical insurance policies need to be done. There is also a need for partnerships to be formed with different health insurance providers to help devise ways that they can provide affordable services to affected taxpayers….


What type of policy (i.e., city/county/state ordinance, business/organizational policy) would you recommend?